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Nepal in Crisis : Growth and Stagnation at the Periphery

Piers Blaikie

ISBN 10: 8187392193 / ISBN 13: 9788187392194
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Contents: I. Nepal: 1. Crisis and under-development. 2. Historical antecedents. 3. Economy and society today. 4. Centre and periphery. II. Growth at the periphery: Preface. 5. The expansion of the bureaucracy. 6. The growth of towns in West-Central Nepal. 7. The changing structure of commerce. 8. The development of the transport sector. III. Stagnation at the periphery: Preface. 9. Decline, growth and stagnation: aspects of under-development in manufacturing. 10. Social and spatial variation among farmers in West-Central Nepal. 11. Economic and social differentiation in rural areas. 12. Peasants at the periphery: the absence of options. Nepal in crisis-the next generation. Bibliography. Index. "This book arises from a research project financed by the British Ministry of Overseas Development, the authors (an economist, a geographer, and a sociologist) are members of the School of Development Studies at the University of East Anglia. The core of the book is a socio-economic study of the west-central region of Nepal, with special reference to the effects of road construction, but the authors generalize from this to give a picture of the situation in Nepal as a whole and draw conclusions about the relations of dependency that may hold between different countries and different elements within a single country. As the question of dependency, usually between countries of the Third World and developed countries, is a live one among development economists the book should also be of considerable interest to readers other than specialists on Nepal." 332 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 34247

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