Development Studies: Development Theory

  • Geopolitics and Development book cover

    Geopolitics and Development

    By Marcus Power

    The focus of the book is both historical and contemporary, exploring the geopolitical enframing and imagination of development in key historical junctures such as the Cold War, the end of empire and the War on Terror but also examining what the rise of new state donors such as China, Brazil and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Postcolonialism, Decoloniality and Development book cover

    Postcolonialism, Decoloniality and Development

    2nd Edition

    By Cheryl McEwan

    Postcolonialism, Decoloniality and Development is a comprehensive revision of Postcolonialism and Development (2009) that explains, reviews and critically evaluates recent debates about postcolonial and decolonial approaches and their implications for development studies. By outlining contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • The Development Dictionary @25: Post-Development and its consequences book cover

    The Development Dictionary @25

    Post-Development and its consequences

    Edited by Aram Ziai

    Few books in the history of Development Studies have had an impact like The Development Dictionary – A Guide to Knowledge as Power, which was edited by Wolfgang Sachs and published by Zed Books in 1992. The Development Dictionary was crucial in establishing what has become known as the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport for Development and Peace book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport for Development and Peace

    Edited by Holly Collison, Simon C. Darnell, Richard Giulianotti, P. David Howe

    Sport and physical activity are now regularly used to promote social and economic development, peacebuilding and conflict resolution, on an international scale. The emergence of the ‘Sport for Development and Peace’ (SDP) sector, comprised of governments, NGOs, sport organizations and others,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sport Development

  • Participatory Media in Environmental Communication: Engaging Communities in the Periphery book cover

    Participatory Media in Environmental Communication

    Engaging Communities in the Periphery

    By Usha Sundar Harris

    Participatory Media in Environmental Communication brings together stories of communities in the Pacific islands – a region that is severely affected by the impacts of climate change. Despite living on the margins of the digital revolution, these island communities have used media and communication…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19 
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    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Risk and Food Safety in China and Japan: Theoretical Perspectives and Empirical Insights book cover

    Risk and Food Safety in China and Japan

    Theoretical Perspectives and Empirical Insights

    Edited by Louis Augustin-Jean, Jean Pierre Poulain

    Around the world, food has probably never been as safe as it is today. However, periodic crises have aroused consumer anxiety and contributed to a general lack of confidence in the agro-industrial system. The diverse nature of these crises increases governments’ and industry difficulties in…

    Hardback – 2018-09-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Beyond Law and Development: Resistance, Empowerment and Social Injustice book cover

    Beyond Law and Development

    Resistance, Empowerment and Social Injustice

    Edited by Sam Adelman, Abdul Paliwala

    In a legal context, and primarily in relation to the now well-established field of ‘law and development’, this book takes up the need to think beyond development in order to address the global social injustices that inform the key problems facing the global South. These injustices comprise…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

  • The Limits of Law and Development: Neoliberalism, Governance and Social Justice book cover

    The Limits of Law and Development

    Neoliberalism, Governance and Social Justice

    Edited by Sam Adelman, Abdul Paliwala

    As resistance mounts to the still dominant but clearly bankrupt ideology of neoliberal globalisation and the poverty, inequality and corruption that characterises it, this book explores contemporary understandings of the relationship between law, development and social injustice. In a legal context…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

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

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

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Wicked Valuations: People and Landed Property book cover

    Wicked Valuations

    People and Landed Property

    By Michael McDermott

    Traditional valuation approaches are increasingly recognised as being insufficient to address the wicked valuation problems of the diverse peoples and groups that inhabit the globe from north, south, east to west. This book demonstrates the limitations of science and, in particular economics, as…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Hybridity: Law, Culture and Development book cover

    Hybridity: Law, Culture and Development

    Edited by Nicolas Lemay-Hébert, Rosa Freedman

    This book explores recent developments in the concept of hybridity through a multi-disciplinary perspective, bringing ideas about legal plurality together with the fields of peace, development and cultural studies. Analysing the concepts of hybridity and hybridization, their history, their…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Law, Development and Globalization

  • Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics

    Edited by Jay Drydyk, Lori Keleher

    The Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics provides readers with insight into the central questions of development ethics, the main approaches to answering them, and areas for future research. Over the past seventy years, it has been argued and increasingly accepted that worthwhile development…

    Hardback – 2018-07-13
    Routledge

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