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Struggling for Effectiveness
Publication Date: 2012-08-30
A critical and constructive examination of Canada's assistance to developing countries.
Aid and Ebb Tide
Publication Date: 1998-10-05
The book examines Canada's mixed record since 1950 in transferring over $50 billion in capital and expertise to developing countries through ODA.
Exporting Good Governance
Publication Date: 2007-10-26
Can good governance be exported? International development assistance is more frequently being applied to strengthening governance in developing countries, and in this title, the editors bring together diverse perspectives to investigate whether aid for good governance works.
Women Waging War and Peace
Publication Date: 2011-08-18
The essays examine how women actively contribute not only to conflict, but also to peace and social change in diverse contexts around the world.
Media, Mobilization and Human Rights
Publication Date: 2012-11-08
By examining a variety of media forms, from television and radio to social networking, the interdisciplinary set of authors present radical new ways of thinking about the intersection of media portrayals of human suffering and activist responses to them.
Human rights: Current Issues and Controversies
Call Number: JC 571 .H863 2016
Publication Date: 2016
Written largely by Canadian scholars for Canadian students, the title is an overview of contemporary human rights concerns that aims to introduce readers to the human rights instruments--provincial, national, and international--that protect Canadians.
Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017
Publication Date: 2017-06-16
The Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2017 uses maps, charts and analysis to illustrate, trends, challenges and measurement issues related to each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals
Atlas of Global Development
Call Number: G 1046 .G1 A85 2013eb
Publication Date: 2013-04-08
A visual guide to global issues on topics that are shaping our world – key development indicators, from poverty, population growth, and food production to climate change, foreign direct investment, and international trade.
Emerging Practices in International Development Evaluation
Publication Date: 2013-02-01
The impetus for this volume comes from reflecting on many years of experience, successes and failures in development evaluation in Asia and Africa, and from recent work supported by the Rockefeller Foundation on Rethinking, Reshaping, and Reforming Evaluation.
Globalization and International Development
Publication Date: 2010-06-01
This collection is based on the papers presented at the 2007 2008 Werner Sichel Lecture-Seminar series held at Western Michigan University. These papers address the issue of globalization with a special emphasis on its impact on poverty.
Globalization and Emerging Societies
Call Number: HC 59.7 .G58 2009
Publication Date: 2009-07-16
In the setting of twenty-first century globalization this volume focuses on emerging societies, rather than emerging markets or powers. Adopting a sociological perspective, each chapter focuses on development and social inequality in emerging societies, with contributions from renowned international scholars.
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