Fixing the African State: Recognition, Politics, and Community-Based Development in Tanzania

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Abstract

Community-based development' (CBD) or'community-driven development' (CDD) has been the predominant approach to international development in recent years. Drawing on fieldwork and first-hand experience, this book explains why CBD/CDD produces outcomes that are incompatible with its underlying assumptions and intended objectives.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages198
ISBN (Electronic)9781137281418
DOIs
StatePublished - 2013

Publication series

NameAfrica Connects

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Tanzania
community development
politics
community
experience

Keywords

  • community
  • nation
  • politics

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Fixing the African State : Recognition, Politics, and Community-Based Development in Tanzania. / Dill, Brian Jeffrey.

New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 198 p. (Africa Connects).

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