Development Studies: Population & Development

  • Gender, Mobilities, and Livelihood Transformations: Comparing Indigenous People in China, India, and Laos book cover

    Gender, Mobilities, and Livelihood Transformations

    Comparing Indigenous People in China, India, and Laos, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ragnhild Lund, Kyoko Kusakabe, Smita Mishra Panda, Yunxian Wang

    In the era of globalization many minority populations are subject to marginalization and expulsion from their traditional habitats due to rapid economic restructuring and changing politico-spatial relations. This book presents an analytical framework for understanding how mobility is an inherent…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Technology and Human Development book cover

    Technology and Human Development

    1st Edition

    By Ilse Oosterlaken

    This book introduces the capability approach – in which wellbeing, agency and justice are the core values – as a powerful normative lens to examine technology and its role in development. This approach attaches central moral importance to individual human capabilities, understood as effective…

    Paperback – 2015-05-29
    The Routledge Human Development and Capability Debates

  • Population and Development book cover

    Population and Development

    2nd Edition

    By W.T.S. Gould

    The new edition of Population and Development offers an up-to-date perspective on one of the critical issues at the heart of the problems of development for all countries, and especially those that seek to implement major economic and social change: the reflexive relationships between a country’s…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Migration and Inequality book cover

    Migration and Inequality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja Bastia

    The ‘migration-development’ nexus has emerged as an important area of both research and policy over the last ten years. However, most of the interest has focused on the potential that migration holds for poverty alleviation. Relatively little attention has been paid to the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • HIV and East Africa: Thirty Years in the Shadow of an Epidemic book cover

    HIV and East Africa

    Thirty Years in the Shadow of an Epidemic, 1st Edition

    By Janet Seeley

    This book is about life in the time of the HIV epidemic in Eastern Africa. By tracing the shadow of the epidemic over the last 30 years in Uganda and more broadly in the region, the author explores the impact of the epidemic on people’s lives and livelihoods, placing the epidemic within the context…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09

  • Researching International Migration: Lessons from the Kerala Experience book cover

    Researching International Migration

    Lessons from the Kerala Experience, 1st Edition

    By K. C. Zachariah, S. Irudaya Rajan

    International migration and workers’ remittances have, of late, become a significant economic and social phenomena affecting the fortunes of millions of families in the developing countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America. Yet, the measurements and methods of analysis of their impact on the…

    Hardback – 2014-10-24
    Routledge India

  • The Emerging Middle Class in Africa book cover

    The Emerging Middle Class in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mthuli Ncube, Charles Leyeka Lufumpa

    The emergence of the African middle class as a driver of Africa’s economic growth stands out as an important milestone in Africa’s contemporary economic history. This growth, though uneven, is a source of hope for Africa, but also a signal to the rest of the world on the prospects for economic…

    Paperback – 2014-10-09

  • Chinese Indonesians Reassessed: History, Religion and Belonging book cover

    Chinese Indonesians Reassessed

    History, Religion and Belonging, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siew-Min Sai, Chang-Yau Hoon

    The Chinese in Indonesia form a significant minority of about three percent of the population, and have played a disproportionately important role in the country. Given that Chinese Indonesians are not seen as indigenous to the country and are consistently defined against Indonesian nationalism,…

    Paperback – 2014-07-04
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Labour Migration and Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Labour Migration and Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Ford, Lenore Lyons, Willem van Schendel

    Since the signing of the UN Trafficking Protocol, anti-trafficking laws, policies and other initiatives have been implemented at the local, national and regional levels. These activities have received little scholarly attention. This volume aims to begin to fill this gap by documenting the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-04
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Urban Growth in Emerging Economies: Lessons from the BRICS book cover

    Urban Growth in Emerging Economies

    Lessons from the BRICS, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gordon McGranahan, George Martine

    Along with globalization, urban transitions have been central in the southward shift in economic power towards the newly emerging economies. As this book shows, however, these transitions have not been painless, and it is important for the rest of the urbanizing world to learn from the mistakes. It…

    Paperback – 2014-04-23

  • Operation Gatekeeper and Beyond: The War On

    Operation Gatekeeper and Beyond

    The War On "Illegals" and the Remaking of the U.S. – Mexico Boundary, 2nd Edition

    By Joseph Nevins

    This is a major revision and update of Nevins’ earlier classic and is an ideal text for use with undergraduate students in a wide variety of courses on immigration, transnational issues, and the politics of race, inclusion and exclusion. Not only has the author brought his subject completely up to…

    Paperback – 2013-12-06

  • Asian Cities, Migrant Labor and Contested Spaces book cover

    Asian Cities, Migrant Labor and Contested Spaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tai-Chee Wong, Jonathan Rigg

    This volume explores how migration is playing a central role in the renewing and reworking of urban spaces in the fast growing and rapidly changing cities of Asia. Migration trends in Asia entered a new phase in the 1990s following the end of the Cold War which marked the advent of a renewed phase…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

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