What is Development?

Article questioning the mainstream notion of 'development' as a specific, Western construct that subconsciously shapes much of contemporary society and politics – across both the left and right, while highlighting the many 'counterforce' notions such as 'Another Development' that are challenging the current order. Published in the anthology Access to Resources – An Urban Agenda and based on lectures at Centre for Environment and Development Studies (Cemus) at Uppsala University and the Swedish Royal Institute of Art.

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Authors: Niclas Hällström
Year of publishing: 2014
Number of pages: 12
Download: English