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Economic Development

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

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2009
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
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3,259 words
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In the course of the second millennium, the Islamic world failed to match the institutional transformation through which western Europe

Economic Development

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The Oxford Companion to Irish History (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2007
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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183 words

an official report, published in 1958 under the name of T. K. Whitaker, secretary of the Irish Department of

Economic Development

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Valentine M. Moghadam

The Oxford Encyclopedia Women in World History

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2008
Subject:
History
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2,106 words
Economic development became a prominent field after World War II in connection with the prospects of what came to be called underdeveloped, decolonizing, developing, or Third World ... More
Development, Economic

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Kathryn Lafrenz Samuels

The Oxford Companion To Archaeology (2 ed.)

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2012
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Archaeology
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1,680 words

Archaeology and cultural heritage are increasingly mobilized as resources for economic development. Archaeologists are therefore becoming more attuned to the

Economic Development.

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John Majewski

The Oxford Companion to United States History

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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2,249 words
Economists define economic development as a sustained increase in per-capita income. While this definition is a good starting point, historians generally conceive economic development as a ... More
Development, Economic

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Robin A. King and Viviana Patroni

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
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5,373 words
[This entry includes two subentries, an overview and a discussion of economic development in Latin America.]Overview Economic development is a concept that has meant different things to ... More
Economic Development

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Henry J. Bruton and William Easterly

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Social sciences, Economics
Length:
5,110 words

This entry contains two subentries, a historical overview and a discussion of development policies.

Historical Overview

The term economic development...

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