Development Studies: Collections

Geography Textbooks New and Key Titles

This online collection contains key textbooks from new and established authors in the areas of Human Geography and Physical Geography along with Development Studies, Urban Studies, Environmental Studies, and Tourism. Including a wide range of textbooks for undergraduate and postgraduate courses, you will find whatever you need to teach courses on a variety of subjects, and challenge your students along the way.

Development Studies - Politics, Policy and Practice

  • Geopolitics and Development

    1st Edition

    By Marcus Power

    Geopolitics and Development examines the historical emergence of development as a form of governmentality, from the end of empire to the Cold War and the War on Terror. It illustrates the various ways in which the meanings and relations of development as a discourse, an apparatus and an aspiration,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge

  • Working in International Development and Humanitarian Assistance

    A Career Guide, 1st Edition

    By Maia Gedde

    This is an indispensable career guide for everyone wanting to work in or already working in the international development and humanitarian emergencies sector. It provides a general introduction and insight into the sector, for those exploring it as a potential career, and offers…

    Paperback – 2015-03-27
    Routledge

  • Research and Fieldwork in Development

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Hammett, Chasca Twyman, Mark Graham

    Research and Fieldwork in Development explores both traditional and cutting edge research methods, from interviews and ethnography to spatial data and digital methods. Each chapter provides the reader with an understanding of the theoretical basis of research methods, reflects upon their…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge

  • Management of International Institutions and NGOs

    Frameworks, practices and challenges, 1st Edition

    By Eduardo Missoni, Daniele Alesani

    International Institutions (IIs), International NGOs (INGOs) and Transnational Hybrid Organizations (THOs) play a hugely important role in the modern world economy. Despite having been studied by scholars from a range of disciplines, these organizations have never before been approached from a…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Routledge

  • Re-Envisioning Global Development

    A Horizontal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Halperin

    Re-Envisioning Global Development offers an original conceptualisation of capitalist development from its origins to the present day. Most approaches to understanding contemporary development assume that industrial capitalism was achieved through a process of nationally organised economic growth,…

    Paperback – 2013-04-10
    Routledge
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

  • Evaluating Communication for Development

    A Framework for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By June Lennie, Jo Tacchi

    Evaluating Communication for Development presents a comprehensive framework for evaluating communication for development (C4D). This framework combines the latest thinking from a number of fields in new ways. It critiques dominant instrumental, accountability-based approaches to development and…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06
    Routledge