"An intelligent and thorough overview of the rise of the concept of 'development' . . . . [This book] represents the best of interdisciplinary work in cultural studies and speaks to central debates across the permeable borders of anthropology, economics, history, sociology, and development studies."--Orin Starn, Duke UniversityEscobar, Arturo is the author of 'Encountering Development The Making and Unmaking of the Third World', published 1994 under ISBN 9780691001029 and ISBN 0691001022.