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Author: Anthony J. Urquiza
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: user, manual, series, infancy, children, abused, neglected, treatment
Number of Pages: 87
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788116614
ISBN-13: 9780788116612

Provides an overview of child development followed by a description of the relatively new field of developmental psychopathology that is founded on recognizing the value of normal development throughout childhood and acknowledging that many childhood life events and experiences can distort this development. Classifies child development into: intrapersonal development; interpersonal development; physical development; sexual development; and behavioral conduct development. Bibliography and glossary.

Author: Gerald M. Meier
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: perspective, future, economics, development, frontiers
Number of Pages: 596
Published: 2001-01-15
ISBN-10: 0195215923
ISBN-13: 9780195215922

With contributions from 35 leading economists, this forward-looking book explores the future of development economics against the background of the past half-century of development thought and practice. Outstanding representatives of the past two generations of development economists assess development thinking at the turn of the century and look to the unsettled questions confronting the next generation.The volume offers a thorough analysis of the broad range of issues involved in development economics, and it is especially timely in its critique of what is needed in development theory and po

Author: Anuradha V. Kumar
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: privileged, development, rights, human, encyclopaedia
Number of Pages: 284
Published: 2002-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176253243
ISBN-13: 9788176253246

Development Is A Fundamental Human Right And Development Is The Most Secure Basis For Peace. The Concept Of Development And Decades Of Effort To Reduce Poverty, Illiteracy, Disease And Mortality Rates Of Under Privileged Are Great Achievements Of The Century. But Sustainable Development As A Common Cause Is In Danger Of Fading From The Forefront Of Our Agenda.The Charter Of Un Makes Possible A Maturing Elaboration Of The Crucial Idea Of Development, But It Has Been Left To Us In The Last Decades Of The Twentieth Century To Try To Bring Die Concept Of Development To Fulfilment.The Present Work

Author: Kemal Dervis
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: development, programme, annual, report, nations, institutions, empowering, people, capacity, united
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2009-02
ISBN-10: 1437907563
ISBN-13: 9781437907568

Contents: (1) Foreword by Kemal Dervis, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator: Strengthening capacity for positive change; (2) Improving lives through capacity development; (3) UNDPżs role in the UN development system; (4) UNDP programmes: Capacity development in action: Strong institutions, inclusive growth: Poverty reduction and achievement of the Millennium Development Goals; Empowering citizens for development: Democratic governance; Strengthening capacity to surmount vulnerability: Crisis prevention and recovery; Greening growth: Environment and sustainable developmen

Author: William B. Shear
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: usda, could, improved, sba, collaboration, economic, development, rural
Number of Pages: 51
Published: 2009-03-01
ISBN-10: 1437909868
ISBN-13: 9781437909869

The Small Business Admin. (SBA) and the Rural Development offices of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) both work in rural areas to foster economic development by promoting entrepreneurship and community development. This report discusses: (1) the complementary nature of some SBA and Rural Development programs and the extent to which it provides a rationale for the agencies to collaborate; (2) past and current efforts by SBA and Rural Development to work together and with other agencies; and (3) opportunities for the agencies to improve their collaborative efforts. Includes recommendations.

Author: World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Publisher: WBCSD
Keywords: development, managers, community, company, actors, guide, business, introducing
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 2940240647
ISBN-13: 9782940240647

Author: Clark Greg
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: development, local, agencies, companies, economic, role, leed, employment, organising
Number of Pages: 496
Published: 2010-04-06
ISBN-10: 9264083537
ISBN-13: 9789264083530

Development processes occur within a wider geographical area than local government, and in some cases encompass a broader scope than provincial or national governments. Thus substantial inter-governmental co-operation and public-private partnership are needed. This book identifies how development agencies and companies work, what they do and what constitutes success and value added. It explores international practices in a variety of locations and contexts, and defines both the success factors and the challenges associated with economic development agencies and companies.
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