• Discourse on Rights in India: Debates and Dilemmas book cover

    Discourse on Rights in India

    Debates and Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bijayalaxmi Nanda, Nupur Ray

    This book is a compelling examination of the theoretical discourse on rights and its relationship with ideas, institutions and practices in the Indian context. By engaging with the crucial categories of class, caste, gender, region and religion, it draws attention to the contradictions and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge India

  • Cultural Sustainability: Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences book cover

    Cultural Sustainability

    Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Torsten Meireis, Gabriele Rippl

    If the political and social benchmarks of sustainability and sustainable development are to be met, ignoring the role of the humanities and social, cultural and ethical values is highly problematic. People’s worldviews, beliefs and principles have an immediate impact on how they act and should be…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Sustainable Energy Transformations, Power and Politics: Morocco and the Mediterranean book cover

    Sustainable Energy Transformations, Power and Politics

    Morocco and the Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    By Sharlissa Moore

    This book analyses energy transitions and the opportunities and challenges for building sustainable energy systems to improve human capabilities while protecting the environment. Sufficient and secure energy supply is critical to human thriving and socioeconomic development. Yet energy systems are…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • A Place to Call Home: Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai book cover

    A Place to Call Home

    Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai, 1st Edition

    By Ramya Ramanath

    Any city is a product of politics and economics, organizations and people. Yet, the life experiences of women uprooted from its poorest quarters seldom inform urban resettlement plans.  In this ethnographic field study, Ramya Ramanath, Associate Professor at DePaul University, examines the lives…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability book cover

    Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. Patrick Heidkamp, John Morrissey

    Coastal zones represent a frontline in the battle for sustainability, as coastal communities face unprecedented economic challenges. Coastal ecosystems are subject to overuse, loss of resilience and increased vulnerability. This book aims to interrogate the multi- scalar complexities in creating a…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    The Dynamics of Economic Space

  • The Politics of Peacebuilding: Emerging Actors and Security Sector Reform in Conflict-affected States book cover

    The Politics of Peacebuilding

    Emerging Actors and Security Sector Reform in Conflict-affected States, 1st Edition

    By Safal Ghimire

    This book examines and compares the diverging security approaches of the UK, China and India in peacebuilding settings, with a specific focus on the case of Nepal. Rising powers such as China and India dissent from traditional templates of peacebuilding and apply their own methods to respond to…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Development

  • Participatory Networks and the Environment: The BGreen Project in the US and Bangladesh book cover

    Participatory Networks and the Environment

    The BGreen Project in the US and Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Fadia Hasan

    Seeking innovative answers to global sustainability challenges has become an urgent need with the onslaught of environmental and ecological degradation that surrounds us today. More than ever, there is a need to carve new ways for citizens and different industries and institutions to unite – to…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Universities and Regional Economic Development: Engaging with the Periphery book cover

    Universities and Regional Economic Development

    Engaging with the Periphery, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Benneworth

    In a knowledge-based economy, universities are vital institutions. This volume explores the roles that universities can play in peripheral regions, contributing to processes of regional economic development and innovative growth. Including a series of case studies drawn from Portugal, Norway,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Aid, Ownership and Development: The Inverse Sovereignty Effect in the Pacific Islands book cover

    Aid, Ownership and Development

    The Inverse Sovereignty Effect in the Pacific Islands, 1st Edition

    By John Overton, Warwick E. Murray, Gerard Prinsen, Tagaloa Avataeao Junior Ulu, Nicola Wrighton

    One of the key principles for effective aid programmes is that recipient agencies exert high degrees of ownership over the agendas, resources, systems and outcomes of aid activities. Sovereign recipient states should lead the process of development. Yet despite this well-recognised principle, the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Building Businesses in Emerging and Developing Countries: Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Building Businesses in Emerging and Developing Countries

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elie Virgile Chrysostome, Rick Molz

    This book focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing companies in emerging and developing countries. China and India have become the primary business destination for many global companies that are looking for market opportunities and low costs of production, whilst Morocco, Dubai, Brazil,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • High-Tech Industries, Employment and Global Competitiveness book cover

    High-Tech Industries, Employment and Global Competitiveness

    1st Edition

    Edited by S.R. Hashim, N.S. Siddharthan

    The process of development in recent times has been characteristically marked by the expanding reach of multinational enterprises, flows of foreign direct investment, unprecedented growth of information and communication technologies (ICT) and knowledge-based industries, and infusion of ICT across…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge India

  • Watershed Development and Livelihoods: People’s Action in India book cover

    Watershed Development and Livelihoods

    People’s Action in India, 1st Edition

    By S.K. Das

    This book analyses the empowerment process of the Bhil as a result of the implementation of the watershed project in Jhabua. This visionary project, planned and implemented by the Bhil community, has put in place an integrated strategy that has given them control over their livelihood. It is…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge India

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