The Meaning of Development
Dudley Seers suggests that development is when a country experiences a reduction or elimination of poverty, inequality and unemployment. Edgar Owens (1987) suggested that development is when there is development of people (human development) and not development of things.
CitationSeers, D. (1969) The Meaning of Development, IDS Communication 44, Brighton: IDS
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