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  • Globalizing Cities: A Brief Introduction book cover

    Globalizing Cities

    A Brief Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Mark Abrahamson

    Globalization has been built upon, and maintained by, major urban centers. As the interconnections among these cities grow, more cities become involved as important global nodes, and globalization has an extremely strong influence upon the forms and functions of cities everywhere. This new textbook…

    Paperback – 2019-10-03
    Routledge

  • Village Viability In Contemporary Society book cover

    Village Viability In Contemporary Society

    1st Edition

    By Priscilla Copeland Reining

    This book on the important question of village viability arose from several organizational innovations. It presents the important experience of intensive village studies conducted by anthropologists and sociologists and describes it with the views of development economists and administrators.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-28
    Routledge

  • Water Politics: Governance, Justice and the Right to Water book cover

    Water Politics

    Governance, Justice and the Right to Water, 1st Edition

    Edited by Farhana Sultana, Alex Loftus

    Scholarship on the right to water has proliferated in interesting and unexpected ways in recent years. This book broadens existing discussions on the right to water in order to shed critical light on the pathways, pitfalls, prospects, and constraints that exist in achieving global goals, as well as…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • A Guide to Research Methodology: An Overview of Research Problems, Tasks and Methods book cover

    A Guide to Research Methodology

    An Overview of Research Problems, Tasks and Methods, 1st Edition

    By Shyama Prasad Mukherjee

    Research Methodology is meant to provide a broad guideline to facilitate and steer the whole of a research activity in any discipline. With the ambit and amount of research increasing by the day, the need for Research Methodology is being widely appreciated. Against this backdrop, we notice the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    CRC Press

  • The Lesser-known World of Mughal Emperor Jahangir book cover

    The Lesser-known World of Mughal Emperor Jahangir

    1st Edition

    By Som Prakash Verma

    This volume depicts the life and times of the Mughal emperor Jahangir in the light of his memoirs, Jahangirnama, popularly known as Tuzuk-i Jahangiri. With its fresh treatment of source material and a vivid account of historical events, the book tells the history of Jahangir’s India through his…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge India

  • The Violence Within: Cultural And Political Opposition In Divided Nations book cover

    The Violence Within

    Cultural And Political Opposition In Divided Nations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kay Warren

    The Violence Within explores a range of contemporary conflicts in which culture has become an explicit issue: ethnic nationalism, religious fundamentalism, the militarization of civilian life, opposition movements in authoritarian states, political resistance to redistributive agrarian reforms, and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Iraqw of Tanzania: Negotiating Rural Development book cover

    The Iraqw of Tanzania

    Negotiating Rural Development, 1st Edition

    By Katherine A. Snyder

    In The Iraqw of Tanzania: Negotiating Rural Development, author Katherine Snyder focuses on how the Iraqw perceive, respond to, and affect development in Tanzania. Snyder explores how the ideology of development affects people's actions, from what crops to plant, to what to wear and do at their…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Lao: Gender, Power, and Livelihood book cover

    The Lao

    Gender, Power, and Livelihood, 1st Edition

    By Carol Ireson-Doolittle, Geraldine Moreno-Black

    The Lao discusses culture and village life in Laos, exploring topics of kinship and family, gender relations, households, religion, livelihood strategies, and ethnicity. In particular, the effects of recent development projects on the relative power of men and women in rural Lao society, and the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Roads In The Sky: The Hopi Indians In A Century Of Change book cover

    Roads In The Sky

    The Hopi Indians In A Century Of Change, 1st Edition

    By Richard O. Clemmer

    Despite 100 years with the dominant American culture, Hopi culture today maintains continuity with its aboriginal roots while reflecting the impact of the 20th century.A compelling study of ?fourth worlders? coping with a powerful nation-state, this book depicts Hopi social organization, economy,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Tecpan Guatemala: A Modern Maya Town In Global And Local Context book cover

    Tecpan Guatemala

    A Modern Maya Town In Global And Local Context, 1st Edition

    By Edward F Fischer, Carol Hendrickson

    This case study of a highland Guatemala town examines what it means to be Maya in a rapidly changing and globalized world. In providing an historical synopsis of the Kaqchikel Maya from pre-Columbian and Colonial times to the present day, this volume focuses on the dynamics of clutural boundaries…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Articulated Peasant: Household Economies In The Andes book cover

    The Articulated Peasant

    Household Economies In The Andes, 1st Edition

    By Enrique Mayer

    Based on Enrique Mayer's 30 years of research in Peru, this collection of new and revised essays presents in one accessible volume Mayer's most significant statements on Andean peasant economies from pre-colonial times to the present. As a result, The Articulated Peasant is noteworthy as a…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Feminist Thought and Action: #WTF and How Did We Get Here? #WhosThatFeminist #WhatsThatFeminism book cover

    Introduction to Feminist Thought and Action

    #WTF and How Did We Get Here? #WhosThatFeminist #WhatsThatFeminism, 1st Edition

    By Menoukha Robin Case, Allison V. Craig

    Introduction to Feminist Thought and Action is an accessible foundation that whets appetite for further study. It provides a non-US-centric introduction to gender studies, covering topics like 19th-century African, Chinese, and Arab movements, and foregrounds Black and Indigenous feminisms. Several…

    Paperback – 2019-09-06
    Routledge

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