Development Studies: Environment & the Developing World

  • Water Law for the Twenty-First Century: National and International Aspects of Water Law Reform in India book cover

    Water Law for the Twenty-First Century

    National and International Aspects of Water Law Reform in India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Cullet, Alix Gowlland-Gualtieri, Roopa Madhav, Usha Ramanathan

    In the face of growing freshwater scarcity, most countries of the world are taking steps to conserve their water and foster its sustainable use. Water crises range from concerns of drinking water availability and/or quality, the degradation or contamination of freshwater, and the allocation of…

    Paperback – 2011-07-12

  • Land Reform in Developing Countries: Property Rights and Property Wrongs book cover

    Land Reform in Developing Countries

    Property Rights and Property Wrongs, 1st Edition

    By Michael Lipton

    First published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2011-04-26
    Priorities for Development Economics

  • Adaptation to Climate Change: From Resilience to Transformation book cover

    Adaptation to Climate Change

    From Resilience to Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Mark Pelling

    The impacts of climate change are already being felt. Learning how to live with these impacts is a priority for human development. In this context, it is too easy to see adaptation as a narrowly defensive task – protecting core assets or functions from the risks of climate change. A more profound…

    Paperback – 2010-10-15

  • Evaluating Climate Change and Development: Volume 9, World Bank Series on Development book cover

    Evaluating Climate Change and Development

    Volume 9, World Bank Series on Development, 1st Edition

    By Osvaldo N. Feinstein

    Climate change has become one of the most important global issues of our time, with far-reaching natural, socio-economic, and political effects. To address climate change and development issues from the perspective of evaluation, an international conference was held in Alexandria, Egypt. This book…

    Hardback – 2009-09-15
    World Bank Series on Evaluation & Development

  • Biotechnology and Agricultural Development: Transgenic Cotton, Rural Institutions and Resource-poor Farmers book cover

    Biotechnology and Agricultural Development

    Transgenic Cotton, Rural Institutions and Resource-poor Farmers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rob Tripp

    This book addresses the continuing controversy over the potential impact of genetically modified (GM) crops in developing countries. Supporters of the technology claim it offers one of the best hopes for increasing agricultural production and reducing rural poverty, while opponents see it as an…

    Paperback – 2009-05-22
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

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