Development Studies: Politics & Development

  • Development Assistance for Peacebuilding book cover

    Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel M. Gisselquist

    Development assistance to fragile states and conflict-affected areas can be a core component of peacebuilding, providing support for the restoration of government functions, delivery of basic services, the rule of law, and economic revitalization. What has worked, why it has worked, and what is…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Community Development and Democratic Practice book cover

    Community Development and Democratic Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Lachapelle, Michael Rios

    This book is the outcome of a multiyear process of participatory meetings, individual and collective writings, and insightful criticisms sponsored by the Kettering Foundation regarding the intersection of community development and democratic practice. The collective outcome from these processes is…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Community Development – Current Issues Series

  • Politics in Developing Countries book cover

    Politics in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and reader-friendly introduction to the key factors and themes that shape political processes in developing countries. Achieving development outcomes such as reducing poverty and inequality is only possible through efficient governance, well-planned…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06
    Routledge

  • Demobilisation and Reintegration in Colombia: Building State and Citizenship book cover

    Demobilisation and Reintegration in Colombia

    Building State and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Francy Carranza-Franco

    This book investigates demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR) in Colombia during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. The six large peace processes and amnesties that took place in Colombia over this period were nation-led, providing an interesting case study for the wider DDR…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • Global Debt Dynamics: Crises, Lessons, Governance book cover

    Global Debt Dynamics

    Crises, Lessons, Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Antoniades, Ugo Panizza

    This comprehensive volume explores debt dynamics and the intensification of debt crises across the globe, bringing together several recent but underexplored debt crises from different regional and socioeconomic contexts. Using detailed case studies, the authors recast the perils of debt-based…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Domination and Global Political Justice: Conceptual, Historical and Institutional Perspectives book cover

    Domination and Global Political Justice

    Conceptual, Historical and Institutional Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Buckinx, Jonathan Trejo-Mathys, Timothy Waligore

    Domination consists in subjection to the will of others and manifests itself both as a personal relation and a structural phenomenon serving as the context for relations of power. Domination has again become a central political concern through the revival of the republican tradition of political…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Australia's Foreign Aid Dilemma: Humanitarian aspirations confront democratic legitimacy book cover

    Australia's Foreign Aid Dilemma

    Humanitarian aspirations confront democratic legitimacy, 1st Edition

    By Jack Corbett

    The Australian aid program faces a fundamental dilemma: how, in the absence of deep popular support, should it generate the political legitimacy required to safeguard its budget and administering institution? Australia’s Foreign Aid Dilemma tells the story of the actors who have grappled with…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Economic Development in China's Northwest: Entrepreneurship and identity along China’s multi-ethnic borderlands book cover

    Economic Development in China's Northwest

    Entrepreneurship and identity along China’s multi-ethnic borderlands, 1st Edition

    By Joshua Bird

    Under the ethnic affairs management regime established by the People’s Republic of China, every Chinese citizen is classified within one of 56 state-recognised ‘nationalities’. Government policy assumes that these nationalities differ from one another primarily in their levels of economic…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Class Dynamics of Development book cover

    Class Dynamics of Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Pattenden, Liam Campling, Satoshi Miyamura, Benjamin Selwyn

    This book argues that class relations are constitutive of development processes and central to understanding inequality within and between countries. It does so via a transdisciplinary approach that draws on case studies from Asia, Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Contributors illustrate and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Statebuilding and State Formation in the Western Pacific: Solomon Islands in Transition? book cover

    Statebuilding and State Formation in the Western Pacific

    Solomon Islands in Transition?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Allen, Sinclair Dinnen

    This book provides a rigorous and cross-disciplinary analysis of this Melanesian nation at a critical juncture in its post-colonial and post-conflict history, with contributions from leading scholars of Solomon Islands. The notion of ‘transition’ as used to describe the recent drawdown of the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • Land and Hydropolitics in the Nile River Basin: Challenges and new investments book cover

    Land and Hydropolitics in the Nile River Basin

    Challenges and new investments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emil Sandstrom, Anders Jagerskog, Terje Oestigaard

    The Nile River Basin supports the livelihoods of millions of people in Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan and Uganda, principally as water for agriculture and hydropower. The resource is the focus of much contested development, not only between upstream and downstream neighbours, but also from countries…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Global Insurrectional Politics book cover

    Global Insurrectional Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nevzat Soguk

    The recent Arab uprisings across North Africa and the Middle East have attracted scholarly attention as popular movements with novel transnational and religious dimensions. What became known as the Arab Spring can be read as part of a broader politics of normative defiance of predominant political…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

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