More GEMN Global Mission Favorites

When Helping Hurts challenges us to look more closely at how we do mission in various contexts.
Africa: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles. Landmark book on modern Africa.
Walking With the Poor. Superbly connects theology and development economics.
Building Communities From the Inside Out is the classic text on Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD).
Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty. A radical rethinking of the economics of poverty that offers a ringside view of the lives of the world’s poorest, and shows that creating a world without poverty begins with understanding the daily decisions facing the poor.
Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger. An introduction to the tremendous contrasts of affluence and hunger/poverty in our modern world – from a Christian slant.
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America is written as an expose highlighting the many difficulties people have, even in the US, working jobs that pay low wages.

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