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Give and take What's the Matter with Foreign Aid

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Foreign aid is a global endeavour with a huge turnover. But it is a troubled industry with few successes to its name, yet expected to respond to new and very complex problems. Can it do so? Supposed to be benign and selfless, it often harms more than it helps, and benefits givers more than receivers. Can it stop doing so? Can we create a system of genuine help -- democratic in its execution, effective in its impact, adequate in scale, just in its consequences? Give and Take grasps these questions. Foreign aid is an issue that concerns us all, financially and morally. This thoughtful book argues that aid must be made less of a problem, more of a solution.
Very good condition.

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Author(s):
David Sogge
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1842770691
ISBN-13:
9781842770696
Number of pages:
236
Publisher:
Zed
Title:
Give and take What's the Matter with Foreign Aid

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Foreign aid is a global endeavour with a huge turnover. But it is a troubled industry with few successes to its name, yet expected to respond to new and very complex problems. Can it do so? Supposed to be benign and selfless, it often harms more than it helps, and benefits givers more than receivers. Can it stop doing so? Can we create a system of genuine help -- democratic in its execution, effective in its impact, adequate in scale, just in its consequences? Give and Take grasps these questions. Foreign aid is an issue that concerns us all, financially and morally. This thoughtful book argues that aid must be made less of a problem, more of a solution.
Very good condition.

Author(s):
David Sogge
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1842770691
ISBN-13:
9781842770696
Number of pages:
236
Publisher:
Zed
Title:
Give and take What's the Matter with Foreign Aid

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