Development criticism refers to criticisms of technological development.

Notable development critics

See also


Development-critical literature

  • Arturo Escobar: Encountering Development: The Making and Unmaking of the Third World, Princeton University Press 1995, ISBN 0-691-00102-2
  • Gilbert Rist, The History of Development: From Western Origins to Global Faith, Expanded Edition, London: Zed Books, 2003, ISBN 1-84277-181-7
  • The Development Dictionary: A Guide to Knowledge as Power, ed. by Wolfgang Sachs, London: Zed Books, 1992, ISBN 1-85649-044-0
  • ISBN 974-92863-0-8
  • Mohandas Gandhi: Hind Swaraj (1909)
  • Ivan Illich: Tools for Conviviality (1973)
  • Post-Development ReaderISBN 1-85649-474-8
  • No Place of Grace: antimodernism and the transformation of American culture 1880-1920, 1994, ISBN 0-226-46970-0
  • Henry Thoreau: Walden (1854)
  • Theodore Kaczynski: Industrial Society and Its Future (1995)
  • Singh, S. (2007). Deconstructing gender and development paradigm for identities of women. International Journal of Social Welfare, 16(2), 100–109.

External links

  • Compost modernity
  • Dr. Wolfgang Sachs / Sustainable Globalisation
  • Stafford Beer World in Torment
  • Antimodernism by Arthur Versluis
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