Best Books – Development Theory

We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Development Theory subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Development Theory along with reviews.

Kindly note that we have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Development Theory subject and came out with a recommended list of top 10 best books. The table below contains the Name of these best books, their authors, publishers and an unbiased review of books on "Development Theory" as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these top books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

1. “Development Communication: Theory and Practice” by Uma Narula
2. “Social Theory And Development Administration” by Mohit Bhattacharya
3. “Theory of Organization Development and Change” by Thomas G Cummings and Christopher G Worley

“Theory of Organization Development and Change” Book Review: The book incorporates theories, concepts and applications of the field. It applies behavioral science knowledge to the understanding of development of organizational structures, strategies and processes.

4. “Rural Development: Principles, Policies, and Management” by Anil Shishodia and Katar Singh

“Rural Development: Principles, Policies, and Management Fourth Edition” Book Review: This book is designed for graduate and postgraduate students of rural development. The book focuses on the basic concepts, policy instruments, strategies, policies, programs, and management of rural development. It also talks about the importance of HRM. The aim of the book is to equip readers with the skill of planning, formulating, monitoring, and evaluating rural development programs. Tables and statistical figures have also been provided.

5. “Communication for Development: Theory and Practice for Empowerment and Social Justice” by Srinivas Raj Melkote

“Communication for Development: Theory and Practice for Empowerment and Social Justice Third Edition” Book Review: The book has been updated with the latest latest scholarships, practices, media and communication for development. It explores social theories and practices. It also traces models for the future.

7. “New Theories in Growth and Development” by imusti

“New Theories in Growth and Development 1st ed. 1998 Edition” Book Review: The book provides an insight into the main issues affecting long-term economic growth. The book brings together economic, growth and developmental theories.

8. “Economics of Development and Planning—Theory and Practice” by V K Puri and S K Misra

“Economics of Development and Planning—Theory and Practice” Book Review: This book is designed for undergraduate and postgraduate students. This book presents the book in accordance with the latest updates with regard to exam patterns for various university entrances.

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