Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • The Earthscan Reader on International Trade and Sustainable Development book cover

    The Earthscan Reader on International Trade and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin P. Gallagher, Jacob Werksman

    Globalization and increasing international trade are becoming a fact of life, bringing increasing tensions and conflicts over their impacts on societies, livelihoods and the environment. The impacts are felt in industrialized countries but are often most harsh in developing economies. The growing…

    Paperback – 2002-06-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • The Earthscan Reader on NGO Management book cover

    The Earthscan Reader on NGO Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Edwards, Alan Fowler

    In the last ten years, NGOs have become a force for transformation in global politics and economics. Their numbers and size have grown dramatically and they have assumed far more extensive responsibilities as intermediaries between governments, businesses and other institutions, and local…

    Paperback – 2002-04-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • Human Ecology: Basic Concepts for Sustainable Development book cover

    Human Ecology

    Basic Concepts for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    By Gerald G. Marten

    'The scope and clarity of this book make it accessible and informative to a wide readership. Its messages should be an essential component of the education for all students from secondary school to university... [It] provides a clear and comprehensible account of concepts that can be applied in our…

    Paperback – 2001-11-01
    Routledge

  • Cities in a Globalizing World: Global Report on Human Settlements book cover

    Cities in a Globalizing World

    Global Report on Human Settlements, 1st Edition

    By Un-Habitat

    'The world has entered the urban millennium. Nearly half the world's people are now city dwellers, and the rapid increase in urban population is expected to continue, mainly in developing countries. This historic transition is being further propelled by the powerful forces of globalization. The…

    Paperback – 2001-06-01
    Routledge

  • The Earthscan Reader in Business and Sustainable Development book cover

    The Earthscan Reader in Business and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Welford, Richard Starkey

    This Reader contains a comprehensive collection of recent work by leading authors in the field of business and sustainable development. With 17 chapters organized thematically into sections covering 'business opportunities', 'environmental and social accounting', 'critical perspectives' and 'trade…

    Hardback – 2000-01-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • The Earthscan Reader in Population and Development book cover

    The Earthscan Reader in Population and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Demeny, Geoffrey McNicoll

    This reader provides information on population and development issues for those seeking the middle ground between technical and non-specialist material. It contains contributions to all the various aspects of the debate from the 1960s to the 1990s from a wide variety of authors including Kingsley…

    Paperback – 1997-09-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • Varieties of Environmentalism: Essays North and South book cover

    Varieties of Environmentalism

    Essays North and South, 1st Edition

    By Ramachandra Guha, Joan Martínez Alier

    Until very recently, studies of the environmental movement have been heavily biased towards the North Atlantic worlds. There was a common assumption amongst historians and sociologists that concerns over such issues as conservation or biodiversity were the exclusive preserve of the affluent…

    Paperback – 1997-03-01
    Routledge

  • The Earthscan Reader in Sustainable Development book cover

    The Earthscan Reader in Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Kirkby, Phil O'Keefe, Lloyd Timberlake

    Such a huge number of books, journals and papers have been devoted to defining, assessing and implementing 'sustainable development' that students and other readers face information overload. Earthscan alone has published hundreds of essays and books on the subject. Now, though, the most…

    Paperback – 1995-10-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

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