Introducing international development management
Introducing international development management

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Introducing international development management

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A key concern of the following sections is to understand – and question – different ways of thinking about development and how it is managed. We will encourage you to take a critical perspective and to locate yourself in the changing multiple-actor landscape that provides the context for development management practice. We have tried to provide you with an introduction to the discipline and practice of development management, as well as taking some tentative steps to develop the requisite study skills for postgraduate study. The full courses also develop skills as development practitioners, but this is beyond the remit of this taster unit. We hope the unit awakens your interest in development management and postgraduate study more broadly.

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