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New directions in U.S. foreign assistance and new roles for anthropologists

New directions in U.S. foreign assistance and new roles for anthropologists

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Published by Dept. of Anthropology, College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Economic assistance, American -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Economic assistance, American -- Developing countries -- Social aspects.,
    • Applied anthropology -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn P. Mason, Mari H. Clark, guest editors.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesStudies in Third World societies ;, publication no. 44
      ContributionsMason, John P., Clark, Mari H., American Anthropological Association. Meeting
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC60 .N473 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 155 p. :
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1574758M
      LC Control Number91072919
      OCLC/WorldCa24153721

      This assistance is rooted in the Constitution and its call to "promote the general Welfare." It wasn't until the 's, however, that Federal grant policy began to evolve into what it is today. In the 70's, Congressional lawmakers responded to reports that Federal agencies were using assistance awards, or grants, to pay for services. New Directions in Water Resources Planning for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Committee to Assess the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Water Resources Project Planning Procedures. Water Science and Technology Board. Commission on Geosciences, .

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      18th Street, NW Suite Washington, DC Telephone: Fax: [email protected] Chapter 2 traces the history of U.S. democracy assistance from the s through the s, focusing on the evolution of such aid, its place within overall U.S. foreign policy, and the question of whether the efforts of the s are a repeat of those of the s.


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New directions in U.S. foreign assistance and new roles for anthropologists. Williamsburg, Va.: Dept. of Anthropology, College of William and Mary, [] (OCoLC) Given recent developments throughout the world, the status of U.S.

foreign assistance policies is uncertain. This document is a collection of papers whose authors, all anthropologists concerned with developing nations, critically examine new directions in development assistance in the s. The papers include an introduction (M. Clark; J. Mason); "The Future of Foreign Assistance" (G.

Britan Cited by: 3. New Directions in U.S. Foreign Assistance and NE. Roles for Anthropologists. Studies in Third World. Societies, Publication Number Forty-Four.

INSTITUTION. College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA. Dept. of Anthropology. PUB DATE Apr 91 NOTE. PUB TYPE Collected Works - General () EDRS PRICE MF01/PC07 Plus Postage.

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Agency for International Development (AID) would focus on helping the rural poor in those nations. The University of California, San Diego has received an Andrew W.

Mellon Foundation New Directions Fellowship grant—an award intended to assist humanities scholars in acquiring systematic training outside their areas of special interest—for the first time. The $, grant will support Department of History Professor Mark Hendrickson’s efforts to explore how the work of American mining.

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