International Development - Some Basics

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The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It
1.  The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It by Paul Collier
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The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time
2.  The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time by Jeffrey Sachs
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The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good
3.  The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good by William Russell Easterly
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Out of Poverty: What Works When Traditional Approaches Fail (BK Currents Book)
4.  Out of Poverty: What Works When Traditional Approaches Fail (BK Currents Book) by Paul Polak
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Development as Freedom
5.  Development as Freedom by Amartya Kumar Sen
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Encountering Development: The Making and Unmaking of the Third World (Princeton Studies in Culture/Power/History)
6.  Encountering Development: The Making and Unmaking of the Third World (Princeton Studies in Culture/Power/History) by Arturo Escobar
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The Ugly American
7.  The Ugly American by William J. Lederer
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The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel
8.  The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel by Barbara Kingsolver
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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
9.  A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah
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Banker To The Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty
10.  Banker To The Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty by Muhammad Yunus
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Creating a World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism
11.  Creating a World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism by Karl Weber
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The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics
12.  The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics by William Russell Easterly
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King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa
13.  King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa by Adam Hochschild
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We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories from Rwanda
14.  We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories from Rwanda by Philip Gourevitch
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The Other Side of War: Women's Stories of Survival and Hope
15.  The Other Side of War: Women's Stories of Survival and Hope by Ferdinand Protzman
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Design For The Other 90%
16.  Design For The Other 90% by Cynthia E. Smith
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Design Like You Give A Damn: Architectural Responses To Humanitarian Crises
17.  Design Like You Give A Damn: Architectural Responses To Humanitarian Crises by Architecture for Humanity
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Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World
18.  Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World by Bill Clinton
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