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Human Development and Capability Association, 2012 Annual Conference in Jakarta

I end my long hiatus with the following brief description of this year’s HDCA conference. Development studies have come a long way since the decades of overt paternalism and condescension … Continue reading

September 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Necessary Knowledge discussion: What to learn to improve the world

What must we understand in order to create a social order that satisfies (at least) the material needs of individuals in a nation? Berlin’s Marx proposes that Das Kapital was … Continue reading

April 24, 2012 · Leave a comment