(The Humanitarian Social Network)
Looks like Volume 33 No 8 could be a rather interesting edition of the venerable Third World Quarterly academic periodical. Selected highlights from the table of contents:
* The Personal and the Professional: Aid workers' relationships and v... by Anne-Meike Fechter
* Fellow Travellers in Development by Rosalind Eyben
*`Living Well' while `Doing Good'? (Missing) debates on altruism and... by Anne-Meike Fechter
* Effective Aid: the poetics of some aid workers' angles on how human... by Raymond Apthorpe
Academic articles behind paywalls aren't necessarily the most discussable objects, but there are legitimate ways around this. I wonder if people would like to click through those links and have a look at a couple of abstracts, and collectively aidsource folks could invite in a couple of the authors to kick off a discussion based around their work?