Cities and Slums in the Global South

Anne Latendresse, 1er janvier 2012

Latendresse, A. et Bornstein, L. (2012), « Cities and Slums in the Global South », Paul A. Haslam, Jessica Schafer, and Pierre Beaudet, eds. Introduction to International Development : Approaches, Actors and Issues, 2nd. Ed. (Don Mills : Oxford University Press, 2012)

Introduction to International Development

Approaches, Actors, and Issues, Second Edition

Edited by Paul Haslam, Jessica Schafer and Pierre Beaudet

Introduction to International Development is a collection of original essays by leading experts from disciplines as varied as geography, history, sociology, political science, economics, women’s studies, and anthropology. Contributed chapters present foundational overviews as well as in-depth coverage of issues at the heart of today’s most pressing international debates - from intensifying environmental threats as we near the expiry of the Kyoto Protocol to the ongoing social and political turmoil in Afghanistan. Fully updated and revised, this second edition features a new chapter on urban development and a new epilogue, along with a fresh, student-friendly design that is sure to engage students in the study of international development.