Development Studies: Politics & Development

  • China and Africa Development Relations book cover

    China and Africa Development Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher M. Dent

    China is among a number of large developing country or new powers on the ascendance in the international system, all of which are deepening their economic relations with Africa However, China is the largest and most powerful of this group. it has sought closer economic relationships with other…

    Hardback – 2010-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • European Union Sanctions and Foreign Policy: When and Why do they Work? book cover

    European Union Sanctions and Foreign Policy

    When and Why do they Work?, 1st Edition

    By Clara Portela

    Winner of the THESEUS promising award for Research on European Integration 2011. Sanctions are an important tool within the foreign policy of the European Union, which have until now remained obscure to both scholars and the general public. This book examines sanctions as a political tool of…

    Hardback – 2010-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Japan and Africa: Globalization and Foreign Aid in the 21st Century book cover

    Japan and Africa

    Globalization and Foreign Aid in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Howard P. Lehman

    Since the early 1990s, Japan has played an increasingly important and influential role in Africa. A primary mechanism that has furthered its influence has been through its foreign aid policies. Japan’s primacy, however, has been challenged by changing global conditions related to aid to Africa,…

    Hardback – 2010-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • The World Bank and HIV/AIDS: Setting a global agenda book cover

    The World Bank and HIV/AIDS

    Setting a global agenda, 1st Edition

    By Sophie Harman

    The governance of the HIV/AIDS pandemic has come to represent a multi-faceted and complex operation in which the World Bank has set and sustained the global agenda for by the World Bank. The governance of HIV/ AIDS. Through economic incentive they have restructured the is a political foundations of…

    Hardback – 2010-05-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • The Politics of Rural Reform in China: State Policy and Village Predicament in the Early 2000s book cover

    The Politics of Rural Reform in China

    State Policy and Village Predicament in the Early 2000s, 1st Edition

    By Christian Göbel

    Based on a treasure trove of information collected through fieldwork interviews and painstaking documentary research through the Chinese and Western language presses, this book analyzes one of the most important reforms implemented in China over the past decade – the rural tax and fee reform, also…

    Hardback – 2010-05-24
    Routledge
    Chinese Worlds

  • Responsible Development: Vulnerable Democracies, Hunger and Inequality book cover

    Responsible Development

    Vulnerable Democracies, Hunger and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Omar Noman

    Until the dramatic economic collapse of 1997, East Asia was the symbol of a successful market-led development strategy for Western governments, aid agencies and academics, despite underlying concerns about a lack of rights and freedoms. The crisis changed Asia and the world; currency depreciations,…

    Hardback – 2010-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • European Union Democracy Aid: Supporting civil society in post-apartheid South Africa book cover

    European Union Democracy Aid

    Supporting civil society in post-apartheid South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Lorenzo Fioramonti

    Since the end of the Cold War, the promotion of democracy has occupied centre stage in global politics and in the academic debate on international relations. Governments, intergovernmental agencies, and international donors have invested significant resources to support the democratic consolidation…

    Hardback – 2010-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge/GARNET series

  • Child Hunger and Human Rights: International Governance book cover

    Child Hunger and Human Rights

    International Governance, 1st Edition

    By Clair Apodaca

    Child Hunger and Human Rights: International Governance applies the human rights theory of legal obligation to the problem of child malnutrition and investigates whether duty-bearers have fulfilled their obligations to protect, respect and provide. This book includes moral, economic, political and…

    Hardback – 2010-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights

  • Reasserting the Public in Public Services: New Public Management Reforms book cover

    Reasserting the Public in Public Services

    New Public Management Reforms, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Ramesh, Eduardo Araral, Xun Wu

    After two decades of dominating the public sector reform agenda, privatization is on the wane as states gradually reassert themselves in many formerly privatized sectors. The change of direction is a response to the realization that privatization is not working as intended, especially in public…

    Hardback – 2010-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Constitutional Bargaining in Russia, 1990-93: Institutions and Uncertainty book cover

    Constitutional Bargaining in Russia, 1990-93

    Institutions and Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Edward Morgan-Jones

    The years 1990-93 were a critical moment in Russia’s political development. This book provides a systematic explanation of outcomes of constitutional bargaining processes in Russia, which radically reshaped the institutions of the Russian state: removing Russia from constitutional subordination to…

    Hardback – 2010-02-01
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Democratization and Market Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries: Think Tanks as Catalysts book cover

    Democratization and Market Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries

    Think Tanks as Catalysts, 1st Edition

    By James G. McGann

    This book explores the pivotal role of think tanks in the democratization and economic reform movements by evaluating their overall effect on the transformation process in developing and transitional countries around the world. James G. McGann assesses twenty-three think tanks, located in nine…

    Hardback – 2010-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Palestinian Politics and the Middle East Peace Process: Consensus and Competition in the Palestinian Negotiating Team book cover

    Palestinian Politics and the Middle East Peace Process

    Consensus and Competition in the Palestinian Negotiating Team, 1st Edition

    By Ghassan Khatib

    Eight years after the second Palestinian uprising, the Oslo accords signed in 1993 seem to have failed. The reasons for the failure continue to fascinate students, politicians, researchers and policymakers alike. This book explores one of the major aspects of the bilateral peace process – the…

    Hardback – 2009-12-21
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

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