• Metropolitan Economic Development: The Political Economy of Urbanisation in Mexico book cover

    Metropolitan Economic Development

    The Political Economy of Urbanisation in Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Alejandra Trejo Nieto

    Metropolitan areas are home to a significant proportion of the world’s population and its economic output. Taking Mexico as a case study and weaving in comparisons from Latin America and developed countries, this book explores current trends and policy issues around urbanization, metropolisation,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • The Political Economy of Government Subsidised Housing in South Africa book cover

    The Political Economy of Government Subsidised Housing in South Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Okem, Sithembiso Lindelihle Myeni

    This book unpacks the political economy of government subsidised housing programmes in South Africa. Exploring government policy towards subsidised housing in South Africa, this edited collection analyses various programmes, their shortcomings and potential options to address these weaknesses in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
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    Routledge Studies on the Political Economy of Africa

  • Corruption in Argentina: Towards an Institutional Approach book cover

    Corruption in Argentina

    Towards an Institutional Approach, 1st Edition

    By Natalia A. Volosin

    The book provides an institutional, historical and sectorial analysis of Argentina’s structural corruption. Looking back over the last 200 years, the book demonstrates that Argentina has historically addressed corruption through ineffective debates between public-private biases or a…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • India’s Scheduled Areas: Untangling Governance, Law and Politics book cover

    India’s Scheduled Areas

    Untangling Governance, Law and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Varsha Bhagat-Ganguly, Sujit Kumar

    This volume explores the complexities of governance, law and politics in India’s Scheduled Areas. The Scheduled Areas (SAs) are those parts of the country which have been identified by the Fifth and sixth Schedule of the Constitution of India and are inhabited predominantly by tribal communities or…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge India

  • Energy Policies and Climate Change in China: Actors, Implementation and Future Prospects book cover

    Energy Policies and Climate Change in China

    Actors, Implementation and Future Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Han Lin

    In the face of growing environmental challenges, including climate change and energy security, countries across the globe are developing new policies and programs to address these challenges, and China is no exception. This book analyses China’s two most significant climate-related energy policies,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
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    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives: Situating India book cover

    Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Situating India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyoti Atwal, Iris Flessenkämper

    This book covers a range of issues and phenomena around gender-related violence in specific cultural and regional conditions. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it discusses historical and contemporary developments that trigger violence while highlighting the social conditions, practices,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge India

  • Dimensions of African Statehood: Everyday Governance and Provision of Public Goods book cover

    Dimensions of African Statehood

    Everyday Governance and Provision of Public Goods, 1st Edition

    By Randi Solhjell

    This book argues that the way in which we use the concept of "state" in many African countries must involve a deeper engagement of the complex workings of state-society relations, rather than a master narrative of European state formation. Dimensions of African Statehood explores the concept of "…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • English Language in India: A Dichotomy between Economic Growth and Inclusive Growth book cover

    English Language in India

    A Dichotomy between Economic Growth and Inclusive Growth, 1st Edition

    By Jaskiran Kaur Bedi

    This book examines the relationship between the English language and growth – economic and inclusive – in India. It explores why English continues to be the language of aspiration long after Independence. With the second largest English-speaking population in the world today, India is testimonial…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge India

  • Ideas in the History of Economic Development: The Case of Peripheral Countries book cover

    Ideas in the History of Economic Development

    The Case of Peripheral Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Estrella Trincado, Andrés Lazzarini, Denis Melnik

    This edited volume examines the relationship between economic ideas, economic policies and development institutions, analysing the cases of 11 peripheral countries in Europe, Latin America and Asia across the 19th and 20th centuries. It sheds light on the obstacles that have prevented the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Chinese Peace in Africa: From Peacekeeper to Peacemaker book cover

    Chinese Peace in Africa

    From Peacekeeper to Peacemaker, 1st Edition

    By Steven C.Y. Kuo

    China’s emergence in Africa is the most significant development for the continent since at least the end of the Cold War. Of the permanent members of the UN Security Council, China is also the largest contributor in terms of troop numbers to United Nations Peacekeeping Operations (UNPKO). While…

    Hardback – 2019-08-20 
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    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

  • Debating and Defining Borders: Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives book cover

    Debating and Defining Borders

    Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Cooper, Søren Tinning

    This book brings together insights from border scholars and philosophers to ask how we are to define and understand concepts of borders today. Borders have a defining role in contemporary societies. Take, for example, the 2016 US election and UK Brexit referendum, and subsequent debate, where the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

  • Full and Productive Employment in Developing Economies: Towards the Sustainable Development Goals book cover

    Full and Productive Employment in Developing Economies

    Towards the Sustainable Development Goals, 1st Edition

    By Rizwanul Islam

    The United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals include a specific target for full and productive employment. However, what constitutes full employment in developing countries is not yet clearly understood. And likewise, there is no clear direction for developing strategies and policies to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-09 
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    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

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