Development Studies: Culture & Development

  • The Cultural Turn in International Aid: Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries book cover

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid

    Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries

    Edited by Sophia Labadi

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid is one of the first volumes to analyse a wide and comprehensive range of issues related to culture and international aid in a critical and constructive manner. Assessing why international aid is provided for cultural projects, rather than for other causes…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • Using Collective Impact to Bring Community Change book cover

    Using Collective Impact to Bring Community Change

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Liz Weaver

    Collective Impact as a tool to bring about community change has seen remarkable growth in usage since 2011. Collective Impact has been used successfully with a variety of local issues and has raised the consciousness of how community groups interact as well as the approaches that can lead to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge
    Community Development Research and Practice Series

  • Rural Livelihoods and Gendered Resistance in Botswana: Patterns and Production in Women's Basketry Co-operatives book cover

    Rural Livelihoods and Gendered Resistance in Botswana

    Patterns and Production in Women's Basketry Co-operatives

    By Rebecca L Upton

    As globalization has shifted the market in tourism--‐dependent Botswana, women who are responsible for the production of baskets have entered a new and expanded market economy where locally made baskets carry Tswana symbols and meanings into international contexts and construct and contest the idea…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge

  • From one ‘Empire’ to the Next: Why we are where we are after everything we do to be elsewhere book cover

    From one ‘Empire’ to the Next

    Why we are where we are after everything we do to be elsewhere

    By Radha D'Souza

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge
    Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

  • Beyond Balkanism: The Scholarly Politics of Region Making book cover

    Beyond Balkanism

    The Scholarly Politics of Region Making

    By Diana Mishkova

    In recent years western discourse of the Balkans, or 'balkanism', has risen in prominence. However, Western representations rarely pay much attention to Balkan self-understanding, instead often hinging on international power-politics and a hierarchical relationship between Western and Eastern…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

  • The Gates Foundation's Rise to Power: Private Authority in Global Politics book cover

    The Gates Foundation's Rise to Power

    Private Authority in Global Politics

    By Adam Moe Fejerskov

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has established itself as one of the most powerful private forces in global politics, shaping the trajectories of international policy-making. Driven by fierce confidence and immense expectations about its ability to change the world through its normative and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Communication in International Development: Doing Good or Looking Good? book cover

    Communication in International Development

    Doing Good or Looking Good?

    Edited by Florencia Enghel, Jessica Noske-Turner

    International development stakeholders harness communication with two broad purposes: to do good, via communication for development and media assistance, and to communicate do-gooding, via public relations and information. This book unpacks various ways in which different efforts to do good are…

    Paperback – 2018-05-23 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Numeracy as Social Practice: Global and Local Perspectives book cover

    Numeracy as Social Practice

    Global and Local Perspectives

    Edited by Keiko Yasukawa, Alan Rogers, Kara Jackson, Brian V. Street

    Learning takes place both inside and outside of the classroom, embedded in local practices, traditions, and interactions. But whereas the importance of social practice is increasingly recognised in literacy education, Numeracy as Social Practice: Global and Local Perspectives is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Northeast India: A Reader book cover

    Northeast India

    A Reader

    Edited by Bhagat Oinam, Dhiren A. Sadokpam

    Northeast India is a multifaceted and dynamic region that is constantly in focus because of its fragile political landscape characterised by endemic violence and conflicts. One of the first of its kind, this Reader on Northeast India examines myriad aspects of the region — its people and its…

    Hardback – 2018-05-07 
    Routledge India

  • Chasing the City: The Neo Utopian Future book cover

    Chasing the City

    The Neo Utopian Future

    Edited by Joshua Nason, Jeffrey S Nesbit

    Historically many architects, planners and urban designers solicit idealistic depictions of a controllable urban environment made from highly regulated geometrical organizations and systematically defined processes. Rather than working as urban "designers" set out to control and implant external…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Youth at the Margins: Perspectives on Arab Mediterranean Youth book cover

    Youth at the Margins

    Perspectives on Arab Mediterranean Youth

    Edited by Jose SÁNCHEZ GARCÍA, ELENA SÁNCHEZ-MONTIJANO

    The delay in accessing social adulthood suffered by young Arabs consigns them to a liminal space in which they are neither children nor independent autonomous adults, placed at the margins of society. Is the creation of new lifestyles and the emergence of youth cultures an indicator of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Social Memory Technology: Theory, Practice, Action book cover

    Social Memory Technology

    Theory, Practice, Action

    By Karen Worcman, Joanne Garde-Hansen

    Memory is a fundamental aspect of being and becoming, intimately entwined with space, time, place, landscape, emotion, imagination and identity. Memory studies is a burgeoning field of enquiry drawing from a range of social science, arts and humanities disciplines including human geography,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

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