Corbridge, Stuart


Professor Stuart Corbridge  

Department

Position held

Director's Management Team

Deputy Director and Provost

Asia Research Centre

Department of International Development

Professor of Development Studies and Head of Institute

Experience keywords:

development studies; participation; political ecology; development; accountability; south Asia; geopolitics governance; political economy

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Professor Corbridge works on politics and development with a focus both on cross-country comparisons and the political economy of India. He has worked recently on questions of participation, accountability and governance in eastern India.

Countries and regions to which research relates:

India

Languages:

Hindi [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

Media experience:

Radio

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7607

Publications

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2014

Jones, Gareth A. and Corbridge, Stuart (2014) Urban bias In: Desai, Vandana and Potter, Rob, (eds.) The Companion to Development Studies. Routledge, London, UK, 286-290. ISBN 9781444167245

2013

Corbridge, Stuart and Shah, Alpa (ed.) (2013) Introduction to the special edition: the underbelly of the Indian boom. Economy and Society, 42 (3). 335-347. ISSN 0308-5147

Corbridge, Stuart and Srivastava, Manoj (2013) Mapping the social order by fund flows: the political geography of employment assurance schemes in India Economy and Society, 42 (3). 455-479. ISSN 1469-5766

2012

Corbridge, Stuart and Kalra, Nikki and Tatsumi, Kayoko (2012) The search for order: understanding Hindu-Muslim violence in post-partition India Pacific Affairs, 85 (2). 287-311. ISSN 0030-851X

Corbridge, Stuart and Harriss, John and Jeffrey, Craig (2012) India today: economy, politics & society 2nd, Polity Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780745661117

2011

Corbridge, Stuart (2011) The contested geographies of federalism in post-reform India In: Ruparelia, Sanjay and Reddy, Sanjay and Harriss, John and Corbridge, Stuart, (eds.) Understanding India’s New Political Economy: a Great Transformation?. Routledge, New York, USA, 66-80. ISBN 9780415598101

Corbridge, Stuart and Harriss, John and Ruparelia, Sanjay and Reddy, Sanjay (2011) Introduction: India's transforming economy In: Ruparelia, Sanjay and Reddy, Sanjay and Harriss, John and Corbridge, Stuart, (eds.) Understanding India’s New Political Economy: a Great Transformation?. Routledge, New York, USA, 1-16. ISBN 9780415598101

Ruparelia, Sanjay and Reddy, Sanjay and Harriss, John and Corbridge, Stuart (2011) Understanding India’s new political economy: a great transformation? Routledge, New York, USA. ISBN 9780415598101

2010

Corbridge, Stuart (2010) Politics and culture In: Jayal, Niraja Gopal and Mehta, Pratap Bhanu, (eds.) The Oxford Companion to Politics in India . Oxford University Press, New Delhi, India. ISBN 9780195669763

Corbridge, Stuart (2010) The continuing reinvention of India In: Sengupta, Arjun and Corbridge, Stuart, (eds.) Democracy, Development and Decentralisation in India. Routledge India, New Delhi, India, 38-60. ISBN 9780415563178

Corbridge, Stuart (2010) Book review: 'capital, interrupted: agrarian development and the politics of work in Indiac Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 100 (2). 482-483. ISSN 1467-8306

Sengupta, Chandan and Corbridge, Stuart, eds (2010) Democracy, development and decentralisation in India: continuing debates Routledge, New Delhi, India. ISBN 9780415563178

Jones, Gareth A. and Corbridge, Stuart (2010) The continuing debate about urban bias: the thesis, its critics, its influence, and its implications for poverty reduction strategies Progress in Development Studies, 10 (1). 1-18. ISSN 1464-9934

2009

Corbridge, Stuart (2009) Book review: the limits to capital Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 27 (5). 940-941. ISSN 0263-774X

Corbridge, Stuart (2009) The political economy of development in India since independence In: Brass, Paul, (ed.) Routledge Handbook of South Asian Politics: India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. Routledge, Abingdon, UK, 318-336. ISBN 9780415434294

2008

Corbridge, Stuart (2008) State and society In: Cox, Kevin R. and Low, Murray and Robinson, Jennifer, (eds.) The Sage Handbook of Political Geography. Sage, London, UK, 107-121. ISBN 9780761943273

Corbridge, Stuart and Corbridge, Joanne (2008) Why is the England football team doing so poorly?: a geographical analysis Stuart and Joanne Corbridge, London, UK.

2007

Corbridge, Stuart (2007) How democracy is experienced: background note 3

Jones, Gareth A. and Corbridge, Stuart (2007) Urban bias In: Desai, Vandana and Potter, Robert B., (eds.) The Companion to Development Studies. Hodder Education, London, UK, 243-247. ISBN 9780340889145

Corbridge, Stuart and Srivastava, Manoj and Williams, Glyn and Véron, René (2007) Seeing the state again [critical review] Geoforum, 38 (4). 611-613. ISSN 0016-7185

Corbridge, Stuart (2007) The (im)possibility of development studies Economy and Society, 36 (2). 179-211. ISSN 0308-5147

Chari, Sharad and Corbridge, Stuart, eds (2007) The development reader Routledge, London. ISBN 0415415047

2006

Corbridge, Stuart (2006) Book review: bearing witness: the global spigot, American empire and the colonial present Geopolitics, 11 (1). 159-180. ISSN 1465-0045

Corbridge, Stuart and Simpson, Edward (2006) Militant cartographies and traumatic spaces: Ayodhya, Bhuj and the contested spaces of Hindutva In: Raju, Saraswati and Kumar, M. Satish and Corbridge, Stuart, (eds.) Colonial and Post-Colonial Geographies of India. SAGE Publications, New Delhi, India, 70-84. ISBN 9780761934363

Véron, René and Williams, Glyn and Corbridge, Stuart and Srivastava, Manoj (2006) Decentralized corruption or corrupt decentralization? Community monitoring of poverty-alleviation schemes in Eastern India World Development, 34 (11). 1922-1941. ISSN 0305-750X

Simpson, Edward and Corbridge, Stuart (2006) The geography of things that may become memories: the 2001 earthquake in Kachchh-Gujarat and the politics of rehabilitation in the prememorial era Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 96 (3). 566-585. ISSN 0004-5608

2005

Corbridge, Stuart and Williams, Glyn and Srivastava, Manoj Kumar and Véron, René (2005) Seeing the state: governance and governmentality in India Contemporary South Asia, 10. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521542555

Corbridge, Stuart and Jones, Gareth A. (2005) The continuing debate about urban bias: the thesis, its critics, its influence, and implications for poverty reduction Research papers in environmental and spatial analysis, 99. Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753018284

2004

Corbridge, Stuart and Jewitt, Sarah and Kumar, Sanjay (2004) Jharkhand: environment, development, ethnicity Oxford University Press, New Delhi, India. ISBN 0195667700

Corbridge, Stuart (2004) From Marshall Plan to Washington consensus? Globalization, democratization and 'national' economic planning In: Agnew, John and Entrikin, J. Nicholas, (eds.) The Marshall Plan Today: Model and Metaphor. Routledge, London, UK, 241-269. ISBN 9780714655147

Corbridge, Stuart (2004) Waiting in line, or the moral and material geographies of queue-jumping In: Lee, Roger and Smith, David M., (eds.) Geographies and Moralities: International Perspectives on Development, Justice and Place. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK, 183-198. ISBN 9781405116367

2003

Corbridge, Stuart (2003) Countering Empire Antipode: a Radical Journal of Geography, 35 (1). 184-190. ISSN 0066-4812

Williams, Glyn and Srivastava, Manoj and Corbridge, Stuart and Véron, René (2003) Enhancing pro-poor governance in Eastern India: participation, politics and action research Progress in Development Studies, 3 (2). 159-178. ISSN 1464-9934

Williams, Glyn and Véron, René and Corbridge, Stuart and Srivastava, Manoj (2003) Participation and power: poor people's engagement with India's Employment Assurance Scheme Development and Change, 34 (1). 163-192. ISSN 0012-155X

Corbridge, Stuart and Williams, Glyn and Srivastava, Manoj and Véron, René (2003) Brainstorming, modified logframes and the conversion of research hypotheses into field questions: reflections from team-based fieldwork in eastern India Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 24 (2). 242-257. ISSN 0129-7619

Corbridge, Stuart and Williams, Glyn and Srivastava, Manoj and Veron, Rene (2003) Making social science matter 1: how the local state works in rural Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal Economic and Political Weekly, 38 (24). 2377-2389. ISSN 0012-9976

Veron, Rene and Corbridge, Stuart and Williams, Glyn and Srivastava, Manoj (2003) The everyday state and political society in Eastern India: structuring access to the employment assurance scheme Journal of Development Studies, 39 (5). 1-28. ISSN 0022-0388

Corbridge, Stuart and Williams, Glyn and Srivastava, Manoj and Veron, Rene (2003) Making social science matter 2: how the rural poor see the state in Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal Economic and Political Weekly, 38 (25). 2561-2569. ISSN 0012-9976

2002

Corbridge, Stuart (2002) Third world debt In: Desai, Vandana and Potter, Robert. B, (eds.) The Companion to Development Studies. Hodder Education, London, 477-480. ISBN 9780340760505

Corbridge, Stuart and Harriss, John (2002) The shock of reform: the political economy of liberalization in India In: Bradnock, Robert W and Williams, Glyn, (eds.) South Asia in a Globalising World: Reconstructed Regional Geography. Prentice Hall, Harlow; New York, 103-121. ISBN 9780130259479

Corbridge, Stuart (2002) Development as freedom: the spaces of Amartya Sen Progress in Development Studies, 2 (3). 183-217. ISSN 1464-9934

Corbridge, Stuart (2002) The continuing struggle for India's Jharkhand: democracy, decentralisation and the politics of names and numbers Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 40 (3). 55-71. ISSN 1466-2043

Kumar, Sanjay and Corbridge, Stuart (2002) Programmed to fail? Development projects and the politics of participation Journal of Development Studies, 39 (2). 73-104. ISSN 0022-0388

Corbridge, Stuart and Kumar, Sanjay (2002) Community, corruption, landscape: tales from the tree trade Political Geography, 21 (6). 765-788. ISSN 0962-6298

Srivastava, Manoj and Corbridge, Stuart and Veron, Rene and Williams, Glyn (2002) Making sense of the local state: rent-seeking, vernacular society and the employment assurance scheme in eastern India Contemporary South Asia, 11 (3). 267-289. ISSN 0958-4935

2000

Corbridge, Stuart (2000) Beyond developmentalism: the turn to cultural anthropology New Political Economy, 6 (1). 81-88. ISSN 1356-3467

Corbridge, Stuart (2000) Competing inequalities: the scheduled tribes and the reservations system in India's Jharkhand The Journal of Asian Studies, 59 (1). 62-85. ISSN 0021-9118

Corbridge, Stuart and Harriss, John (2000) Reinventing India: liberalization, Hindu nationalism and popular democracy Polity Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780745620770

1999

Corbridge, Stuart, ed (1999) Development: critical concepts in the social sciences Routledge, London, UK. ISBN 9780415205412

Corbridge, Stuart (1999) 'The militarization of all Hindudom'? The Bharatiya Janata Party, the bomb, and the political spaces of Hindu nationalism Economy and Society, 28 (2). 222-255. ISSN 0308-5147

1998

Corbridge, Stuart (1998) 'Beneath the pavement only soil': the poverty of post-development [Review Article] Journal of Development Studies, 34 (6). 138-148. ISSN 0022-0388

1996

Bentall, Jim and Corbridge, Stuart (1996) Urban-rural relations, demand politics and the 'New Agrarianism' in northwest India: the Bharatiya Kisan Union Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 21 (1). 27-48. ISSN 0020-2754

1988

Corbridge, Stuart (1988) The ideology of tribal economy and society: politics in the Jharkhand, 1950-1980 Modern Asian Studies, 22 (1). 1-42. ISSN 0026-749X


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