Beyond Translation: Reconceptualizing the Role of Local Practitioners and the Development 'Interface'

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleBeyond Translation: Reconceptualizing the Role of Local Practitioners and the Development 'Interface' Author(S)Mette F Olwig (Author)
Abstract  This article contributes to the growing scholarship on local development practitioners by re-examining conceptualizations of practitioners as 'brokers’ strategically translating between 'travelling’ (development institution) rationalities and 'placed’ (recipient area) rationalities in relation to the development 'interface’ ...Paginationp 428–444
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsEconomic development
Journal TitleThe european journal of development research  
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