Crosscurrents: International Development, First Edition expands Thomson Nelson's already broad and successful Crosscurrents series. This text provides a stimulating collection of essays that teach students to think critically and analyze the main issues in International Development. Crosscurrents: International Development uses the extremely popular and successful yes-no debate format. Topics covered are both Canadian and from various international perspectives. All issues are framed with well-written introductory essays and post-scripts.