An Alternative to Development Framework: A Study of Permaculture and Anarchism in Global Justice Movements in New Zealand

  title={An Alternative to Development Framework: A Study of Permaculture and Anarchism in Global Justice Movements in New Zealand},
  author={Tazia Gaisford},
This study is a response to calls for alternatives to development by postdevelopment authors and critics of post-development alike. It asks “can the praxis of permaculture and anarchism provide an alternative to development?” Although alternatives to development arguably do not exist untouched by the dominant development paradigm, it is possible to imagine and to create the different possible organisations based on principles of mutual aid, direct action and self-management. Anarchism as a… 
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