Bangladesh Development Initiative

Development Issues of Bangladesh -III: Human Development and Quality of Life

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Academic and Reference Books
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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675
ISBN: 
984 05 1772 4
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Bangladesh Development Initiative
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2007
Number of Pages: 
415
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Development Issues of Bangladesh-III has been written with the theme: human development and quality of life in Bangladesh.

The Bangladesh Economy: Diagnoses and Prescriptions

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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660
ISBN: 
984 70220 0011 0
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Bangladesh Development Initiative
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2008
Number of Pages: 
338
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HB
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The present volume is a compilation of articles originally published at various times in the Journal of Bangladesh Studies. The selection was predicated on two main criteria: their immediate relevance to the Bangladesh economy and the reputation of the authors who have a track record of publications in international journals and have influenced the thinking of others through their insightful writing. The book covers a gamut of important areas that concern economists and have the potential to shape economic thinking in Bangladesh.

Political Culture in Bangladesh: Perspectives and Analyses Selections From The Journal of Bangladesh Studies

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
Language: 
English
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650
ISBN: 
984 05 1782 1
Publisher: 
Bangladesh Development Initiative
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2007
Number of Pages: 
373
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Perspectives and Analysis presents the thought of prominent thinkers about political issues pertaining to Bangladesh about which there is need for serious contemplation and action. It contains ideas about the country’s political culture, challenges and democratization, approaches to institution building, issues of leadership and legitimacy, and the continuing saga of conflict between the two main political rivals and possible solutions.

Recreating the Commons? NGO's in Bangladesh

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Academic and Reference Books
Bangladesh Studies
State and Governance
Language: 
English
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680
ISBN: 
984 70220 0035 6
Publisher: 
Bangladesh Development Initiative
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2009
Number of Pages: 
367
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Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) are an integral aspect of society in Bangladesh. They provide a variety of services to people, generate employment, mobilize public opinion, and influence governmental policy. They remain as an important liaison with the donor community and are a substantial cultural, political and economic presence in the country. NGOs are involved in many important sectors of the economy such as education, health, and finance.

Democracy in Bangladesh: Political Dimensions of National Development: Selected Papers from the 2008 and 2009 Conferences on Bangladesh at Harvard University

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$33.00
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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
State and Governance
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English
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UPL Showroom Price: 
650
ISBN: 
978 984 506 022 6
Publisher: 
Bangladesh Development Initiative
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2011
Number of Pages: 
242
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This volume is based on selected papers from two conferences on Bangladesh at Harvard University in 2008 and 2009. It covers a variety of challenging topics, ranging from linkages between democracy and security to effects of a given electoral system on political stability, micro-national autonomy for subregional peace, terrorism and its counter-forces. It also covers the role of NGOs in development and social change, intra-regional cooperation in conflict mitigation and refugee related violence in South Asia.

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