Adaptation, Poverty and Development

The Dynamics of Subjective Well-Being

  • David Alexander Clark

Part of the Rethinking International Development Series book series (RID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Adaptation and Development – Issues, Evidence and Policy Relevance

  3. Adaptation and Development: Concepts and Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Mozaffar Qizilbash
      Pages 35-60
  4. Adaptation and Development: Three Case Studies

  5. Adaptation and Development: Specific Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 215-229

About this book


The first book to examine in detail the ways in which people adapt their understanding and behaviours towards poverty as a direct result to their experiences of poverty in developing countries, including world-leading academics and case studies from China, India, Ethiopia and South Africa.


behavior China development disability dynamics Irish Republican Army (IRA) migrants Policy poverty subjective well-being well-being

Editors and affiliations

  • David Alexander Clark
    • 1
  1. 1.Brooks World Poverty InstituteUniversity of ManchesterUK

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