GRASSROOTS DEVELOPMENT IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN: Oral Histories and Social Change
Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.
New York: Praeger Publishers Inc., (1985). Includes oral histories of participants in seven different Inter-American Foundation supported organizations - among them a textile manufacturer in urban Ecuador, small farmer co-operatives in eastern Paraguay and women's theater in Jamaica - as it shows that "impoverished people will use rural credit and other resources in ways not anticipated by development planners, and that these recipients often know how to make more efficient use of aid than the planners do."Map frontispiece, photographs. Bibliography, index. vii, 197 pp. ISBN: 0-030016924.
Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers - inscription on first page,