Creating Imagined Communities: Development Communication and the Challenge of Feminism

@inproceedings{Steeves1993CreatingIC,
  title={Creating Imagined Communities: Development Communication and the Challenge of Feminism},
  author={H. Leslie Steeves},
  year={1993}
}
The failures of the first three development decades have been well documented. In efforts to reduce failures communication scholars and practitioners have proposed strategies to increase recipient participation in projects. Their proposals have not been adequately implemented and many groups are still bypassed or even harmed by development efforts. Women are usually the most neglected in these groups. This essay draws on three areas of critical scholarship each initiated a little over 20 years… CONTINUE READING