Rural reconstruction in action

experience in the Near and Middle East.
  • 204 Pages
  • 0.61 MB
  • English
Cornell University Press , Ithaca
Rural development -- Middle East., Peasantry -- Middle
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 204 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17637136M

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In his year Rural reconstruction in action book in development, he has held top executive and advising roles in several international NGOs including CARE International, and ActionAid International. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Allen, Harold Boughton, Rural reconstruction in action.

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, © Steven Hahn’s "A Nation Under Our Feet: Black Political Struggles in the Rural South From Slavery to the Great Migration" picks up where Eric Foner’s "Reconstruction" left off.

Foner sought to counter the Dunning School that, in the early s, condemned Radical Republicans, Northern carpetbaggers, Southern scalawags, and by: The Director of Education for the Near East Foundation discusses with authority problems and achievements in rural improvement in a number of areas in the Near and Middle East.

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The author of this book Dr. Jayant Patil, who is presently the Member, Planning Commission, received inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi to devote himself to the cause of upliftment of Scheduled Tribes in Maharashtra. This book is a collection of texts on one of China's boldest social experiments in recent years: the rural reconstruction project in Bishan.

The Bishan Project,was a rural reconstruction project in a small village Bishan, Anhui Province, China. Full text of "Rural Reconstruction Principles And Methods" See other formats.

Enhancing Ownership and Sustainability: A Resource Book on Participation. International Fund for Agricultural Development, Asian NGO Coalition for Agrarian Reform and Rural Development, and International Institute for Rural Reconstruction.

Published in the Philippines and India. Get this from a library. The light houses of rural reconstruction: the history of the Y.M.C.A's integrated rural development in South India. [A Kanakaraj].

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The Rural Modern is the first major English-language study of the Chinese Rural Reconstruction movement: previous scholars’ works focus on individual reformers but not on the wider movement. Focusing on a topic that is important from both contemporary and historical perspectives, Merkel-Hess bases her book on extensive research and makes use Author: Kate Merkel-Hess.

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Rural Sociology in India attempts to present in one volume significant writings from the large body of literature on various aspects of Indian rural society. It discusses the multiple viewpoints of the diverse methods and techniques adopted to study the different domains of rural society, portraying its multi-sided and complex nature.

The subtitle of Douglas Egerton’s The Wars of Reconstruction is The Brief, Violent History of America’s Most Progressive Era clearly states the theme of the book.

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This book (a doctoral thesis from Allahabad University) analyzes and compares approaches to rural development in India and China with particular reference to land reforms, the co-operative movement, community development programmes and the communes.

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A Reconstruction of Rural Teachers' Technology Integration Experiences: Searching for Equity: /ch Teachers who integrate information and communication technologies (ICT) to their practice in rural areas face important challenges that differ from thoseAuthor: Laura Helena Porras-Hernández, Bertha Salinas-Amescua.

Downloadable. Sincea grass-roots movement of New Rural Reconstruction (NRR) has emerged in China to experience alternative model of rural development. The movement adopts a particular approach for rural development on basis of rural social and cultural reconstruction.

In order to understand this social approach, we investigate an original NRR experiment in a poor village of south China. Rural Roads: A Construction and Maintenance Guide for California Landowners SUSAN D.

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Rural development has traditionally centered on the exploitation of land-intensive natural resources such as agriculture and r, changes in global production networks and increased urbanization have.

In his famous essay A Poet’s School, he described clearly and vividly his ideas on rural education as the backbone of his thoughts on rural reconstruction.

For making his social development ideas a success Tagore organised the ‘Sahayak Sangha’ inwhich was later known as ‘Brati Dal’. This book comprises 31 chapters by 48 contributors, originally presented at a conference on 'Environmental Conservation for Sustainable Development'.

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