Development and Religion: A Different Lens on Development Debates

  title={Development and Religion: A Different Lens on Development Debates},
  author={Katherine Marshall},
  journal={Peabody Journal of Education},
  pages={339 - 375}
In much international development work, religion has been a marginal, if not an ignored, topic. The inverse applies for many faith institutions, which have viewed the work and thinking of development institutions with skepticism. Research, operational action, joint reflection, and dialogue on common issues have been patchwork. Recent initiatives, notably the Jubilee 2000 campaign spotlight on issues of poor country debt, have highlighted how significant the linkages and areas for exploration… Expand
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