Development Studies: Politics & Development

  • Development-Induced Displacement and Resettlement: New perspectives on persisting problems book cover

    Development-Induced Displacement and Resettlement

    New perspectives on persisting problems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irge Satiroglu, Narae Choi

    Every year millions of people are displaced from their homes, livelihoods and communities due to land-based development projects. There is no limit to what can be called a ‘development project’. They can range from small-scale infrastructure or mining projects to mega hydropower plants; can be…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Margins of Citizenship: Muslim Experiences in Urban India book cover

    Margins of Citizenship

    Muslim Experiences in Urban India, 1st Edition

    By Anasua Chatterjee

    Part of the ‘Religion and Citizenship’ series, this book is an ethnographic study of marginality of Muslims in urban India. It explores the realities and consequences of socio-spatial segregation faced by Muslim communities and the various ways in which they negotiate it in the course of their…

    Hardback – 2017-01-23
    Routledge India
    Religion and Citizenship

  • Democratisation in the Himalayas: Interests, Conflicts, and Negotiations book cover

    Democratisation in the Himalayas

    Interests, Conflicts, and Negotiations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vibha Arora, N. Jayaram

    Democratisation is a formidable task in the Himalayan region owing to its immense cultural heterogeneity. The process of democratisation has accentuated ethnic competition, assertion of identity, and demand for ethnic homelands to protect, safeguard, and promote political and development interests…

    Hardback – 2017-01-23
    Routledge India
    Nepal and Himalayan Studies

  • The Development of African Capital Markets: A Legal and Institutional Approach book cover

    The Development of African Capital Markets

    A Legal and Institutional Approach, 1st Edition

    By Boniface Chimpango

    Most capital markets that have been established in developing economies like Africa have struggled to make progress over two decades down the line. Development of African Capital Markets explores why these markets have remained underdeveloped and discusses a possible development theory that can be…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Russia-China Relations in the Post-Crisis International Order book cover

    Russia-China Relations in the Post-Crisis International Order

    1st Edition

    By Marcin Kaczmarski

    The book explores developments in Russia-China relations in the aftermath of the global economic crisis, arguing that the crisis transformed their bilateral affairs, regional liaisons and, crucially, altered the roles both states play on the international arena. Discussing how Russo-Chinese…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Homegrown Development in Africa: Reality or illusion? book cover

    Homegrown Development in Africa

    Reality or illusion?, 1st Edition

    By Chukwumerije Okereke, Patricia Agupusi

    Internationally driven development programmes have not been entirely successful in transforming the economic status of African countries. Since the late 1990s many African countries have started to take initiatives to develop an integrated framework that tackles poverty and promotes socio-economic…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

  • Freedom in Practice: Governance, Autonomy and Liberty in the Everyday book cover

    Freedom in Practice

    Governance, Autonomy and Liberty in the Everyday, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moises Lino e Silva, Huon Wardle

    ‘Freedom’ is one of the most fiercely contested words in contemporary global experience. This book provides an up-to-date overview from an anthropological perspective of the diverse ways in which freedom is understood and practised in everyday life, including the emergent relationships between…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Transformations in Trade Politics: Participatory Trade Politics in West Africa book cover

    Transformations in Trade Politics

    Participatory Trade Politics in West Africa, 1st Edition

    By Silke Trommer

    This book examines the evolution and application of participatory trade politics in West Africa and discusses the theoretical implications for political economy and global governance approaches to trade policy-making. The author traces the involvement of a network of West African global justice…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Global Institutions

  • Localization in Development Aid: How Global Institutions enter Local Lifeworlds book cover

    Localization in Development Aid

    How Global Institutions enter Local Lifeworlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thorsten Bonacker, Judith von Heusinger, Kerstin Zimmer

    This edited volume brings together the work of scholars from different disciplines including sociology, political science and anthropology, and analyses how global institutions are embedded in local contexts within development aid. It examines theoretical and empirical implications of the diffusion…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • The Politics of Governance: Actors and Articulations in Africa and Beyond book cover

    The Politics of Governance

    Actors and Articulations in Africa and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucy Koechlin, Till Förster

    How do government arrangements emerge? When and how does individual agency turn into collective agency? How do sensory experiences of violence, instability, etc affect the configuration of governance arrangements? When, why, and how are governance arrangements institutionalized? This book seeks to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Conceptualising Comparative Politics

  • Rethinking the Security-Development Nexus: Organised Crime in Post-Conflict States book cover

    Rethinking the Security-Development Nexus

    Organised Crime in Post-Conflict States, 1st Edition

    By Sasha Jesperson

    This book critically examines the security-development nexus through an analysis of organised crime responses in post-conflict states. As the trend has evolved, the security-development nexus has received significant attention from policymakers as a new means to address security threats.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Development

  • An Alternative Philosophy of Development: From economism to human well-being book cover

    An Alternative Philosophy of Development

    From economism to human well-being, 1st Edition

    By Birendra Prasad Mathur

    While development has been the foremost agenda before successive governments in India, it has been viewed narrowly – from the perspective of economic development and particularly in terms of gross domestic product (GDP). This book questions such an approach. It breaks from the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge India

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