International development policy ; 8. International Law E-Books Online, Collection 2017, ISBN ; 9789004328044.
Development as a Battlefield is an innovative exploration of the multidimensional meanings of - and interactions between - conflict and development. The two phenomena are all too often regarded as ostensibly antagonistic. This was exemplified again in the context of the Arab Spring that erupted in December 2010 and was eventually short-lived in several countries of the Middle-East and North-Africa (MENA) region. This volume - the 8th thematic issue of International Development Policy - is an invitation to reconsider and renew the way social scientists usually seek to make sense of socio-political and economic developments in the MENA region and beyond.
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Introduction Development as a Battlefield / Irene Bono and Béatrice Hibou Conflicts that Create Consensus Two Lives of Developmentalism: A Polanyian View from Turkey / Ayşe Buğra Workers vs Machines: Ottoman Tunis between Industrialisation and Colonisation / Nora Lafi 'An Uphill Job Demanding Limitless Patience'. The Establishment of Trade Unions and the Conflicts of Development in Sudan, 1946-1952 / Elena Vezzadini The Activities of Adl Wal Ihsane in the Neighbourhoods. How to Build a 'Non-Legal' Consensus from a 'Tolerated' Conflict / Merieme Yafout Consensus as An Expression of Conflict War and State (Re)Construction in Afghanistan: Conflicts of Tradition or Conflicts of Development? / Fariba Adelkhah Resisting Neo-Liberal Skylines: Social Mobilisations and Entrepreneurial Urban Development in Tel Aviv / Adriana Kemp and Talia Margalit A 'Time' to Act: The 2015-20 Development Plan for Greater Casablanca / Nadia Hachimi Alaoui The Muslim Brotherhood's 'Virtuous society' and State Developmentalism in Egypt: The Politics of 'Goodness' / Marie Vannetzel The Definition of Legitimate Conflicts Development and Countermovements. Reflections on the Conflicts Arising from the Commodification of Collective Land in Morocco / Yasmine Berriane Charity and Commercial Success as Vectors of Asymmetry and Inequality: The Unconceptualised Elements of Development in Islamist Sudan during the First Republic / Raphaëlle Chevrillon-Guibert A Neo-liberal Exception? The Defence Industry 'Turkification' Project / Anouck Gabriela Côrte-réal Pinto.
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