I am placing the link information for these articles here with the thought that easier access to free e-books such as this will encourage reading and open discussion. This is also an open invitation for you to write a precis on this book (or, on any other article or book or section of such, that you find necessary or interesting)….
e-Book: Voices of the Poor: Can Anyone Hear Us? Voices From 47 Countries.
Author: Deepa Narayan with Raj Patel, Kai Schaffi, Anne Rademacher, and Sarah Koch-Schulte. pdf
Published in: 1999
This is a published study that was funded by the Poverty Group, PREM, World Bank.
My copy was downloaded in November, 2014. I found it here
Find more of Deepa Narayan’s writing here – Publications Link
If the link does not work, please contact me and I will try to help you find a copy.
Here are a couple more articles that I have found to be of interest in a “connections” sort of way. I hope that you might find them interesting too.
Article: Causal Stories and the Formation of Policy Agendas. pdf
Author: Deborah A. Stone
Published in: 1989
Journal: Political Science Quarterly, Vol. 104, No. 2 (Summer, 1989), pages 281-300.
My copy was downloaded in November, 2014. I found it here http://www.wilf.org/Sapir/stonecausalstories.pdf
Article: Do the Weak Stand a Chance? Distribution of Resources in a Competitive Environment. pdf
Authors: Judith Avrahami and Yaakov Kareev.
Published in: 2009
Journal: Cognitive Science, Vol. 33, Issue 5, pages 940-950.
My copy was downloaded in November, 2014. I found it here http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/%28ISSN%291551-6709/issues
Find more of Judith Avrahami’s writing here – Publications List
Find more of Yaakov Kareev’s writing here – Publications List
If any of these links do not work, please contact me and I will try to help you find the article or book that you are looking for.
If you find any broken links on this blog, please leave a comment or send me a note so that it can be repaired. Thank you….