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The Myth of People's Ignorance - Development Dialogue 1/2
by Andreas Fuglesang

The central theme in this article is the idea that the conventional econnomistic approach to development prevailling in the North has has devastation effects by suppressing local knowledge and technology and by equating physical poverty with mental ignoranced all over the Third World.

Publication Type: Article / Chapter / Essay
Publisher: Dag Hammarskjold Foundation (1984)
Location: Uppsala, Sweden
Language: English
ISSN: 0345-2328

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