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Putting people first : sociological variables in rural development / edited by Michael M. Cernea.

By: Cernea, Michael M
Language: English Publisher: New York; Oxford : Published for the World Bank [by] Oxford University Press, 1985.Description: xiv, 430p. : ill. ; 24cm.ISBN: 0195204654
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Includes bibl. notes. - A World Bank publication. - - Contents: Sociological knowledge for development projects / Michael M. Cernea; IRRIGATION PROJECTS: Technical and social change in currently irrigates regions: rules, roles and rehabilitation / E. Walter Coward; Developing irrigators' organizations: a learning process approach / Benjamin U. Bagadion and Frances F. Korten; Middle-level organizational linkages in irrigation projects / David M. Freeman and Max L. Lowdermilk; AGRICULTURAL SETTLEMENTS: A sociological framework for the analysis of new land settlements / Thayer Scudder; LIVESTOCK DEVELOPMENT: Pastoral production systems and livestock development projects: an east African perspective / Neville Dyson-Hudson; FISHERY PROJECTS: Social and cultural characteristics in small-scale fishery development / Richard B. Pollnac; FORESTRY PROJECTS: Sociological variables in forestry project design / Raymond Noronha and John S. Spears; Alternative units of social organization sustaining afforestation strategies / Michael M. Cernea; RURAL ROAD PROJECTS: Social analysis in rural road projects / Cynthia C. Cook; EVALUATION: When people don't come first: some sociological lessons from completed projects / Conrad Phillip Kottak; PARTICIPATION: Fitting projects to people / Norman Uphoff; COLLECTION OF SOCIAL DATA: Shortcut methods of gathering social information for rural development projects / Robert Chambers.