A New Perspective on Poverty in the Caribbean
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A New Perspective on Poverty in the Caribbean

By Juliet Melville; Eleanor Wint
US$ 9.99
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Book Description

A New Perspective on Poverty in the Caribbean reflects on the current approaches to the challenge of poverty reduction in the context of the findings of the qualitative and quantitative analyses and identifies some critical ingredients for successful poverty-reduction interventions around which a regional consensus could be built. The role and nature of participation, the policy environment for social services delivery are considered along with specific poverty reduction interventions and the general approach to poverty reduction in the Caribbean.

Table of Contents
  • Table of Contents
  • List of illustrations
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Abbreviations
  • 1. Why 'A New Perspective"
  • 2. The Poor in the Caribbean:Some Facts, Figures and Postulates
  • 3. Some New Findings from CPAs in the Eastern Caribbean
  • 4. Implications for Social Service Delivery in a Weak Social PolicyEnvironment
  • 5. Participatory Approaches, Social Policy and Poverty Reduction
  • 6. Conclusion
  • Appendix
  • Contributors
  • Index
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