Paper: Theorizing Community Development -Jnanabrata Bhattacharyya

Abstract: "This paper attempts a parsimonious definition of community development. It proposes that the purpose of community development is the pursuit of solidarity and agency by adhering to the principles of self-help, felt needs and participation. The erosion of solidarity and agency has been a historic process, connected particularly to the rise of industrial capitalism, … Continue reading Paper: Theorizing Community Development -Jnanabrata Bhattacharyya