DevelopmentPLUS is the online component of the SID quarterly journal Development. It features news about the latest journal's issues, dialogues and launch events, additional articles and interviews. Content previous to September 2012 can be found here
Citizens, the state and society: Chinese citizens' understanding of citizenship
Submitted on the 11th of September 2012 by DevelopmentPLUS.
by Sicong Chen Citizenship means different things to different people as well as in different societies, partly because citizenship is of social and cultural construction. This is...
The England Riots: The fuzzy boundary between the real and the virtual worlds of mobilisation
Submitted on the 16th of July 2012 by DevelopmentPLUS.
by Emily Rainsford. During the summer of 2011 the UK saw something they had not seen in a long time. The riots in London and other cities shocked the whole country. The...
Africa's Silent Revolutions: what the headlines missed. An interview with Charles Onyango-Obbo
Submitted on the 13th of July 2012 by DevelopmentPLUS.
What are the aspirations, role models and key concerns of the African youth? How has the concept of citizenship evolved over the last decades in Africa? How are people and...