Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781842774038 Published May 2011 For sale in North and South America only
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The Participation Reader

Edited by Andrea Cornwall

The Participation Reader

Edited by Andrea Cornwall

Distributed for Zed Books

464 pages | 6.125 x 9.1875
Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781842774038 Published May 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781842774021 Published May 2011 For sale in North and South America only
PART ONE What is participation?

1 A ladder of citizen participation - Sherry R. Arnstein
2 The many faces of participation - Matthias Stiefel and Marshall Wolfe
3 What is meant by people's participation? - N. C. Saxena
4 Participation's place in rural development: seeking clarity through specificity - John Cohen and Norman Uphoff
5 Depoliticizing development: the uses and abuses of participation - Sarah White
6 Participation: the ascendancy of a buzzword in the neo-liberal era - Pablo Alejandro Leal

PART TWO Participatory methodologies: principles and applications

7 Production and diffusion of new knowledge - Orlando Fals Borda
8 The historical roots and contemporary urges in participatory research - Rajesh Tandon
9 New Paradigm Research Manifesto - New Paradigm Research Group London
10 Doing feminist participatory research - Patricia Maguire
11 Cooperative inquiry - Peter Reason
12 PRA five years later - Robert Chambers and Irene Guijt
13 Ten myths about PRA - Ian Scoones
14 Growing from the grassroots: building participatory planning, monitoring and evaluation methods in PARC - Janet Symes and Sa'ed Jasser
15 Tools for empowerment: community exchanges - Sheela Patel
16 Citizens juries: a radical alternative for social research - Tom Wakeford
17 Voices aloud: making communication and change together - Oga Steve Abah
18 Powerful Grassroots Women Communicators: Participatory Video in Bangladesh - Renuka Bery and Sara Stuart

PART THREE Community and participatory development: principles and practice

19 Managing local participation: rhetoric and reality - Robert Chambers
20 Community participation: history, concepts and controversies - James Midgley
21 The making and marketing of participatory development - David Mosse
22 Whose voices? Whose choices? Reflections on gender and participatory development - Andrea Cornwall
23 Ethnicity and participatory development methods in botswana: some participants are to be seen and not heard . - Tlamelo Mompati and Gerard Prinsen
24 Towards a repoliticization of participatory development: political capabilities and spaces of empowerment - Glyn Williams

PART FOUR Participaton in governance

25 Towards participatory local governance: six propositions for discussion - John Gaventa
26 The politics of domesticating participation in rural India - Ranjita Mohanty
27 Aiding policy? Civil society engagement in Tanzania's PRSP - Elaina Mack
28 Participation without representation: chiefs, councils and forestry law in the West African Sahel - Jesse C. Ribo
29 Talking politics in participatory governance - Gianpaolo Baocchi
30 Co-governance for accountability: beyond 'exit' and 'voice' - John Ackerman

PART FIVE Participation as collective action: mobilization, insurgency and struggle

31 Users as citizens: collective action and the local governance of welfare - Marion Barnes
32 Insurgency and spaces of active citizenship: the story of the Western Cape anti-eviction campaign in South Africa - Faranak Miraftab and Shana Wills
33 Pedagogical guerrillas, armed democrats and revolutionary counter-publics: examining paradox in the Zapatista uprising in Chiapas, Mexico - Josee Johnston
34 Bodies as sites of struggle: Naripokkho and the movement for women's rights in Bangladesh - Shireen Huq
35 Citizenship: a perverse confluence - Evelina Dagnino
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