- Contact Details:
Department of Environment and Geography
Faculty of Science
Macquarie University, NSW 2109
PhD (The Australian National University)
BAHons (Victoria University of Wellington)
- Research Areas:
Subjectivity and social transformation
Development professionalism and practice
Women's birth experiences and the politics of birth
McKinnon, K (2011) Development Professionals in Northern Thailand: Hope, Politics and Practice ASAA Southeast Asia Publications Series, published by Singapore University Press in conjunction with University of Hawaii and NIAS.
This book is a critical history of development practice and professionalism in nothern Thailand, exploring how a postdevelopment perspective informed by the work of J.K. Gibson-Graham can shed new light on the nature of development practice and hope for the future.