Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸

➬ [Ebook] ➧ Microfinance and Its Discontents By Lamia Karim ➸ – Getup-party.de In 2006 the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh won the Nobel Peace Prize for its innovative microfinancing operations This path breaking study of gender grassroots globalization and neoliberalism in BangladesIn 2006 the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh won the Nobel Peace Prize for its innovative microfinancing operations This path breaking study of gender grassroots globalization and neoliberalism in Bangladesh looks critically at the Grameen Bank and three of the leading NGOs in the country Amid euphoria over the benefits of microfinance Lamia Karim offers a timely and sobering perspective on the practical and po.

Ssibly detrimental realities for poor women inducted into microfinance operationsIn a series of ethnographic cases Karim shows how NGOs use social codes of honor and shame to shape the conduct of women and to further an agenda of capitalist expansion These unwritten policies subordinate poor women to multiple levels of debt that often lead to increased violence at the household and community levels thereb.

microfinance mobile discontents book Microfinance and mobile Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookSsibly detrimental realities for poor women inducted into microfinance operationsIn a series of ethnographic cases Karim shows how NGOs use social codes of honor and shame to shape the conduct of women and to further an agenda of capitalist expansion These unwritten policies subordinate poor women to multiple levels of debt that often lead to increased violence at the household and community levels thereb.

Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸

Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ Lamia Karim is an Associate Professor and Associate Head of Anthropology at the University of Oregon Her research interests are in globalization modernity gender and social movements She is the author of Microfinance and Its Discontents Women in Debt in Bangladesh 2011 which is a radical critique of the relationship between women and microfinance in Bangladesh Her research has received s

6 thoughts on “Microfinance and Its Discontents

  1. B B says:

    Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ microfinance mobile, discontents book, Microfinance and mobile, Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookI agree with the author in many ways but she's just so terrible that I had to return my copy of this book for fear of giving her money Not only is the writing bad and it's bad think of the worst scholarly paper you've ever read and it's at least that bad and no I won't take that back because she's not a native speaker it's very easy to find ghostwriters these days but she just hits you over the head with how important the field is how important her work is and how important she is that the book is just absolutely obnoxious I have to read it for a class so I'll tr


  2. Phyu Hninn Nyein Phyu Hninn Nyein says:

    Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ microfinance mobile, discontents book, Microfinance and mobile, Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookA well researched ethnographic study on rural Bangladesh and the NGO ecosystem Yes as the name suggests the book is all about all the things that have gone wrong with microfinance institutions in Bangladesh whether it is the underlying culture existing poverty or bad governance from MFIs The book highlights the importance of having consideration for the beneficiary and the environment they live in when you are designing a solution for a social problem I admit the author is a little extreme with seeing the worst in situations but knowing the worst can be helpful to see where the challenges lie ahead and how to avoid potential negative spill overs Myanmar is lucky not to have the


  3. Megan Stupi Megan Stupi says:

    Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ microfinance mobile, discontents book, Microfinance and mobile, Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookA good criticism of microcredit in Bangladesh Very one sided argument but necessary to read through Karim's argument because it poses such valid arguments The first half of the book was better than the latter though


  4. John Favini John Favini says:

    Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ microfinance mobile, discontents book, Microfinance and mobile, Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookNot a particularly engaging read perhaps the author style but the content itself is useful and very important in criticizing the what is often seen as a panacea in the development world


  5. Ashley Ashley says:

    Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ microfinance mobile, discontents book, Microfinance and mobile, Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookOne of the best ethnography's I've read in a while An important critique of microfinancing and neoliberal research and development agendas


  6. Sohy Sohy says:

    Microfinance and Its Discontents PDF/EPUB ¸ microfinance mobile, discontents book, Microfinance and mobile, Microfinance and Its Discontents eBookA good topic Some insights Terrible writing


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