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The Resource Foreclosing the future : the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction, Bruce Rich

Foreclosing the future : the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction, Bruce Rich

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Foreclosing the future : the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction
Title
Foreclosing the future
Title remainder
the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Rich
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Language
eng
Summary
"Foreclosing the Future shows how the World Bank's failure to address the challenges of the 21st Century has implications for everyone in an increasingly interdependent world. Rich depicts how the World Bank is a microcosm of global political and economic trends--powerful forces that threaten both environmental and social ruin. Rich shows how the Bank has reinforced these forces, undercutting the most idealistic attempts at alleviating poverty and sustaining the environment, and damaging the lives of millions"--
Summary
"Foreclosing the Future shows how the World Bank's failure to address the challenges of the 21st Century has implications for everyone in an increasingly interdependent world. Rich depicts how the World Bank is a microcosm of global political and economic trends--powerful forces that threaten both environmental and social ruin. Rich shows how the Bank has reinforced these forces, undercutting the most idealistic attempts at alleviating poverty and sustaining the environment, and damaging the lives of millions."
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10221256
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Rich, Bruce
Dewey number
333.7/137
Index
index present
LC call number
HG3881.5.W57
LC item number
R527 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World Bank
  • Development banks
  • Environmental policy
  • Economic assistance
  • Economic development projects
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Environmental Policy
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization
Target audience
adult
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the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction
Label
Foreclosing the future : the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction, Bruce Rich
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Control code
2013014782
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 303 pages
Isbn
9781610911849
Lccn
2013014782
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Label
Foreclosing the future : the World Bank and the politics of environmental destruction, Bruce Rich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013014782
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 303 pages
Isbn
9781610911849
Lccn
2013014782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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