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Author Sayward, Amy L., 1969-

Title The birth of development : how the World Bank, Food and Agriculture Organization, and World Health Organization have changed the world, 1945-1965 / Amy L.S. Staples.

Published Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  338.91091724 STAP    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 349 pages ; 25 cm.
Series New studies in U.S. foreign relations ; 1.
New studies in U.S. foreign relations.
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 295-337.
Contents The birth of development -- Constructing an international economic worldview -- The World Bank and development, 1945-1963 -- The international economic diplomacy of the World Bank -- Food and agriculture in the international realm -- The limits of internationalism : the Food and Agriculture Organization, 1946-1957 -- Redefining an international role for the Food and Agriculture Organization -- The growth of international cooperation in medicine -- Constructing international authority in the World Health Organization -- Exercising international authority : the malaria eradication program -- Conclusion.
Subject World Bank -- History -- 20th century.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations -- History -- 20th century.
World Health Organization -- History -- 20th century.
Economic assistance -- History -- 20th century.
Food supply -- International cooperation -- History -- 20th century.
Agricultural assistance -- History -- 20th century.
Medical assistance -- History -- 20th century.
Variant Title How the World Bank, Food and Agriculture Organization, and World Health Organization changed the world, 1945-1965.
Standard Number 9780873388498
ISBN 9780873388498 (hbk.)
0873388496 (hbk.)
9780873388498 (paperback)