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Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence. Bringing together a range of experts across various sectors, this important volume explores some of the key issues that have arisen in the Global South with the COVID-19 pandemic. Situating the worldwide health crisis within broader processes of globalisation, the book investigates implications for development and gender, as well as the effects on migration, climate change and economic inequality. Contributors consider how widespread and long-lasting responses to the pandemic should be, while paying particular attention to the accentuated risks faced by vulnerable populations. Providing answers that will be essential to development practitioners and policy makers, the book offers vital insights into how the impact of COVID-19 can be mitigated in some of the most challenging socio-economic contexts worldwide.Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence. Bringing together a range of experts across various sectors, this important volume explores some of the key issues that have arisen in the Global South with the COVID-19 pandemic. Situating the worldwide health crisis within broader processes of globalisation, the book investigates implications for development and gender, as well as the effects on migration, climate change and economic inequality. Contributors consider how widespread and long-lasting responses to the pandemic should be, while paying particular attention to the accentuated risks faced by vulnerable populations. Providing answers that will be essential to development practitioners and policy makers, the book offers vital insights into how the impact of COVID-19 can be mitigated in some of the most challenging socio-economic contexts worldwide.

Table of Contents

  1. Title Page, Copyright
  2. pp. i-ii
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. iii-xii
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  1. Notes on Contributors
  2. pp. xiii-xviii
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  1. Foreword
  2. Ciarán Cannon
  3. pp. xix-xxii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-4
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  1. Part I. Perspectives on the Pandemic
  1. 1. COVID-19 Pandemic Ignorance and the ‘Worlds’ of Development
  2. Su- ming Khoo
  3. pp. 5-16
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  1. 2. Climate Change and Coronavirus
  2. David Selby, Fumiyo Kagawa
  3. pp. 17-28
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  1. 3. International Human Rights and Global Welfare in the Midst of the COVID- 19 Pandemic
  2. Gerard McCann, Féilim Ó hAdhmaill
  3. pp. 29-38
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  1. 4. Development Education, COVID- 19 and Neoliberalism
  2. Stephen McCloskey
  3. pp. 39-48
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  1. Part II. Social and Economic Impacts
  1. 5. Prisons in a Pandemic
  2. Kate Gauld
  3. pp. 49-62
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  1. 6. The Challenge of COVID-19 in Informal Urban Settlements and the Need for Co-produced Local Responses
  2. Annie Wilkinson
  3. pp. 63-74
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  1. 7. Policy Milieu for Combatting COVID- 19 and Sustainability of African Economies
  2. Olawale Emmanuel Olayide
  3. pp. 75-84
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  1. 8. Africa and the Economic Pathologies of the COVID-19 Pandemic
  2. Howard Stein
  3. pp. 85-94
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  1. 9. Ride-hailing Drivers Left Alone at the Wheel
  2. Elly Otieno, Malte Stein, Mohammad Amir Anwar
  3. pp. 95-104
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  1. 10. COVID-19 in Latin America
  2. Barry Cannon
  3. pp. 105-114
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  1. Part III. Responses
  1. 11. The ‘Shadow Pandemic’
  2. Brianna Guidorzi
  3. pp. 115-126
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  1. 12. Psychosocial Implications and Programming Responses Against COVID-19 in Africa
  2. Patrick Onyango Mangen, Angela Veale
  3. pp. 127-138
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  1. 13. The Economics of COVID-19 in Italy and Lessons for Africa
  2. Giovanni Farese
  3. pp. 139-148
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  1. 14. COVID-19 Lockdowns in Africa
  2. Nazarius Mbona Tumwesigye, Claire Biribawa, Jackline Mosinya Nyaberi, Cissie Namanda, Glorious Atukunda, Lillian Ayebale
  3. pp. 149-160
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  1. 15. COVID-19 and Global Inequality
  2. Gerard McCann, Chrispin Matenga
  3. pp. 161-172
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  1. 16. The Health Impact Fund
  2. pp. 173-182
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  1. 17. After the Immediate Coronavirus Crisis
  2. David Hulme, Rory Horner
  3. pp. 183-192
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  1. Conclusion
  2. Pádraig Carmody, Gerard McCann
  3. pp. 193-196
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781529217278
MARC Record
OCLC
1202626028
Pages
160
Launched on MUSE
2021-02-09
Language
English
Open Access
Yes

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