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Donors, Technical Assistance and Public Administration in Kosovo$
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Mary Venner

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781784992729

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9781784992729.001.0001

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Introduction

Introduction

Chapter:
(p.1) Introduction
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Donors, Technical Assistance and Public Administration in Kosovo
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Mary Venner

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Manchester University Press
DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781784992729.003.0001

The introductory chapter argues that the intervention in Kosovo was essentially, for most actors, a development assistance exercise. Understanding the theory and practice of development is therefore necessary for understanding what happened in Kosovo. The chapter describes current ideas about post conflict reconstruction and development and the various critiques of these theories. It also describes the methods development actors use and the complaints frequently made about these methods.

Keywords:   Post conflict reconstruction, Development assistance, Neo-liberalism, Liberal peace, United Nations peacekeeping

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