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The impact of institutional racism upon indigenous economic and human development in Australia

Within Australia, State employment programmes are an essential means of attempting to redress the substantial social and economic disadvantages experienced by indigenous Australians, particularly at the community level. While such programmes expend large ...

Abstract - admin - 2009-09-30 17:00

North-South relations and the question of aid

The author gives a personal view describing the inequalities inherent in current global socio-economic and political arrangements. He identifies training, employment and allocation of development funds as issues fostering inequality between North and Sout ...

Abstract - admin - 2009-09-30 16:54

Globalisation and homelessness in the USA: building a social movement to end poverty

The authors explore the deleterious effects of economic globalisation on people in the USA, and explain the rise of poor people's organisations as a response to these conditions. They look at the impact of economic changes in terms of public policy and ar ...

Abstract - admin - 2009-09-30 17:01

Dissolving the difference between humanitarianism and development: the mixing of a rights-based solution

The conventional (but false) dichotomy between humanitarianism and development, hitherto grounded in the perceived differences between international humanitarian law and international human rights law respectively, is not merely unhelpful in practical ter ...

Abstract - admin - 2009-09-30 17:06

Development, Women and War: Feminist Perspectives

Edited by:  Eade, Deborah Edited by:  Afshar, Haleh ...

Book - admin - 2009-12-21 15:30

The Ethics of Development

Author:  Gaspar, Des Publisher:  Edinburgh: Edinburgh Studies in World Ethics, E ...

Book review - admin - 2009-10-18 19:48

Evolving Land Rights, Policy and Tenure in Africa

Author:  Toulmin, Camilla and Julian Quan (eds.) Issue:  ...

Book review - admin - 2009-12-07 12:19

The Environment for Children: Understanding and Acting on the Environmental Hazards that Threaten Children and their Parents

Author:  Satterthwaite, David et al. Issue:  Vo ...

Book review - admin - 2009-12-07 12:22

Why Not Kill Them All? The Logic and Prevention of Mass Political Murder

Author:  Chirot, Daniel and Clark McCauley Publisher:  Princeton, NJ: Princeton ...

Book review - admin - 2009-12-09 12:25

From embarrassing objects to subjects of rights: the Argentine LGBT movement and the Equal Marriage and Gender Identity laws

This article examines the Argentine LGBT movement within a framework of two longer-term processes. First, an enlargement of rights that is typical of post-transitional situations, with the Argentine peculiarity that, a quarter of a century after its tra ...

Abstract - dwardle - 2013-11-18 13:53