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Socio-economic transformation and poverty perspectives of the development debates in Nigeria

Socio-economic transformation and poverty perspectives of the development debates in Nigeria

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Published by Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research in Ibadan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poverty -- Nigeria,
  • Poverty -- Government policy -- Nigeria

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditors, D. Olu Ajakaiye & Ade S. Olomola.
    ContributionsAjakaiye, David Olusanya Ishola., Olomola, Ade., Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC1055.Z9 P6375 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 193 p. ;
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23923209M
    ISBN 109781813547
    ISBN 109789781813542
    LC Control Number2009423037
    OCLC/WorldCa314362630

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    Nigeria’s present democratization, which culminated in the country’s Fourth Republic on , started amidst great hope and expectations. Since then, the nature of the democratic project has been the subject of debate in various circles. This paper is a contribution to the debate on democratization and development in Nigeria. It. development, connotes structural transformation and advancing technology (Kuztnets ), as well as stability, sustainability and equity (Ojo, ). Poverty in all its manifestations and magnifications is antithetical to development. Inequality, poverty and unemployment have been recognized as majorFile Size: KB.


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