Cambridge Igcse Development Studies Students Book

Author(s): Wendy Taylor

CIE Social Sciences

Cambridge IGCSE Development Studies has been specially written for Cambridge IGCSE Development Studies Syllabus (0453). Written in a clear and accessible style, the book offers comprehensive coverage with an international perspective and in-depth analysis of all topics. Designed for class use and independent study, the book equips students with the skills needed to succeed in examination. Contents: Section 1. Poverty and Development: 1. Poverty and education; 2. Poverty and health; 3. Poverty and gender equality; 4. Poverty and politics; 5. Global patterns of development; Questions; Section 2. Industrial Development, Trade and Globalisation: 6. Processes of industrial production; 7. World trade; 8. Foreign investment and aid; 9. Globalisation and approaches to development; Questions; Section 3. Population and Development: 10. Population change and policies; 11. Urbanisation; 12. International migration; Questions; Section 4. Environment and Development; 13. Traditional farming and rural projects; 14. Modern commercial farming; 15. Exploitation and conservation of resources; 16. Pollution; 17. Natural disasters; Questions; Section 5. Large Scale Case Studies: 18. Lesotho Highlands Water Project; 19. Rural roads - A lifeline for villages in India; 20. Tourism in Mauritius; Answers.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781107670778
  • : Cambridge Univ Pr
  • : Cambridge Univ Pr
  • : September 2014
  • : August 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Wendy Taylor
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 300