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  • Non-State Social Protection Actors and Services in Africa: Governance Below the State book cover

    Non-State Social Protection Actors and Services in Africa

    Governance Below the State, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Awortwi, Gregor Walter-Drop

    For millions of Africans, the social situation is dire. Over half of the population of Sub-Sahara Africa do not have access to improved sanitation facilities, and about a quarter are undernourished. If factors such as armed conflicts in the region, the impact of climate change, or the widespread…

    Paperback – 2020-07-09 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • An Apartheid Oasis?: Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods in Venda book cover

    An Apartheid Oasis?

    Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods in Venda, 1st Edition

    By Edward Lahiff

    This is a socio-economic study of agriculture and its contribution to livelihoods in Venda, one of the black "homelands" created in South Africa under apartheid. It is based on a survey of households in the Tshiombo irrigation scheme, a project in central Venda with around 600 plot-holders.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Terms of Trade and Class Relations: An Essay in Political Economy book cover

    Terms of Trade and Class Relations

    An Essay in Political Economy, 1st Edition

    By Ashok Mitra

    Published in the year 1977, Terms of Trade and Class Relations is a valuable contribution to the field of History.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • A New Perspective for European Spatial Development Policies book cover

    A New Perspective for European Spatial Development Policies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang Blaas

    First Published in 1998. A number of future paths of European spatial evolution are developed and discussed in this book. It applies unconventional economic approaches to spatial policy, and in particular to EU-spatial policies. It is concluded that a) the answer to spatial development challenges…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Metropolitan Organising Capacity: Experiences with Organising Major Projects in European Cities book cover

    Metropolitan Organising Capacity

    Experiences with Organising Major Projects in European Cities, 1st Edition

    By Leo van den Berg, Erik Braun, Jan van der Meer

    Published in 1997. The environment of cities has become increasingly competitive. Tradition location factors, that once tied economic activities firmly to particular areas have become less important. Increasingly the ability of a city to anticipate, respond to and cope with internal and external…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Kaliningrad: the European Amber Region book cover

    Kaliningrad: the European Amber Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pertti Joenniemi, Jan Prawitz

    First published in 1998, this book reflects a concern for Kaliningrad. Too little is known about the region, developments in recent years have not been sufficiently covered and it is rarely integrated, in terms of analysis, with the way post-Cold War Europe is viewed more generally.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Management Development in Poland: Building Management Training Capacity with Foreign Partnerships book cover

    Management Development in Poland

    Building Management Training Capacity with Foreign Partnerships, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Thomas

    First published in 1998, this book tells the story, from various viewpoints, of the building of local capacity to carry forward the economic and social transition process which started in the late 1980s. The post-communist government and the Balcerowicz reform could not, by themselves, transform…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sociology and Development book cover

    Sociology and Development

    1st Edition

    By Emanuel de Kadt, Gavin Williams

    Originally published in 1974 Sociology and Development are a selection papers from the British Sociological Association’s conference on development. The book combines both theoretical discussion and empirical material drawn from both urban and rural areas in Africa, Latin America, China, the USSR…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Routledge Revivals: Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste (2013) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste (2013)

    1st Edition

    By Sukehiro Hasegawa

    Originally published in 2013, Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste is an insightful, analytical presentation of developments that took place in Timor-Leste from July 2002 to September 2006. It reflects an intimate knowledge of events during this period and provides a detailed focus…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Appeal of the Philippines: Spain, Cultural Representation and Politics book cover

    The Appeal of the Philippines

    Spain, Cultural Representation and Politics, 1st Edition

    By José Miguel Díaz Rodríguez

    This book examines the different means through which Spain has revisited its ex-colony - the Philippines - since 2000. Focusing on several major exhibitions organised in the period 1998-2017, the ‘poetics’ (narratives and meaning) and ‘politics’ (institutional power) of Spanish representations of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-06
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Development of the North Atlantic Margin: Selected Contributions to the Thirteenth International Seminar on Marginal Regions book cover

    Sustainable Development of the North Atlantic Margin

    Selected Contributions to the Thirteenth International Seminar on Marginal Regions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reginald Byron, James Walsh, Proinnsias Breathnach

    First published in 1997, this timely collection of papers takes an interdisciplinary approach to examining sustainable development in a wide range of countries such as Ireland, Norway and Wales on the North Atlantic Margin. It features specialists in geography, social anthropology, tourism,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Stranded Assets and the Environment: Risk, Resilience and Opportunity book cover

    Stranded Assets and the Environment

    Risk, Resilience and Opportunity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Caldecott

    Drawing on the work of leading researchers and practitioners from a range of disciplines, including economic geography, economics, economic history, finance, law, and public policy, this edited collection provides a comprehensive assessment of stranded assets and the environment, covering the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge

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