The chapter discusses the need for focusing on social development by looking at development trends in the past, social development efforts of the UN and contemporary socio-economic and political developments and growing disparities.
|Title of host publication||Social Development|
|Subtitle of host publication||Critical themes and perspectives|
|Editors||Manohar S Pawar, David R Cox|
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
Pawar, M., & Cox, D. R. (2010). Introduction: Why a focus on social development in the 21st century? In M. S. Pawar, & D. R. Cox (Eds.), Social Development: Critical themes and perspectives (1 ed., pp. 1-9). Routledge.