• International Development and Local Faith Actors: Ideological and Cultural Encounters book cover

    International Development and Local Faith Actors

    Ideological and Cultural Encounters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn Kraft, Olivia J. Wilkinson

    This book explores the interplay and dialogue between faith communities and the humanitarian-development community. Faith and religion are key influencers of thought and practice in many communities around the world and development practitioners would not be able to change behaviours for improved…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • African Environmental Crisis: A History of Science for Development book cover

    African Environmental Crisis

    A History of Science for Development, 1st Edition

    By Gufu Oba

    This book explores how and why the idea of the African environmental crisis developed and persisted through colonial and post-colonial periods, and why it has been so influential in development discourse. From the beginnings of imperial administration, the idea of the desiccation of African…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice: Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa book cover

    Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice

    Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lawson, Adam Dubin, Lea Mwambene

    Access to justice is a fundamental right guaranteed under a wide body of international, regional and domestic laws. In Africa, women make up much of Africa’s poorest and most marginalized population, and as such are often prevented from enforcing rights or seeking other recourse. This book brings…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Opportunities for Biomass and Organic Waste Valorisation: Finding Alternative Solutions to Disposal in South Africa book cover

    Opportunities for Biomass and Organic Waste Valorisation

    Finding Alternative Solutions to Disposal in South Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Godfrey, Johann F. Görgens, Henry Roman

    Following an active science-meets-industry approach on dealing with biomass and organics waste streams, this timely book foregrounds key issues facing South African policy makers, industry practitioners and scholars. The editors drew together a wide pool of experts in the biomass and organic…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge/UNISA Press Series

  • Homelessness: Research, Practice and Policy book cover

    Homelessness

    Research, Practice and Policy, 1st Edition

    By S P K Jena

    This book provides insights into the experiences of ‘homelessness’, while exploring its psychological, and socio-economic dimensions. Hunger, addiction, and disability, which often accompany homelessness, are brought into focus and discussed within the frameworks of promoting social …

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge India

  • The Crime of Maldevelopment: Economic Deregulation and Violence in the Global South book cover

    The Crime of Maldevelopment

    Economic Deregulation and Violence in the Global South, 1st Edition

    By María Laura Böhm

    This book explores the causal relationship between the deregulation of international economic interests and the forms of violence that prevail in a large part of the Global South. More specifically, this book tells the story of how transnational corporations benefitting from increasing deregulation…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation: Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict book cover

    Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation

    Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Kristian Lasslett

    From the social cleansing of cities through to indigenous land struggles at the frontline of extraction megaprojects, planetary urbanisation is a contested process that is radically shaping social life and the sustainability of human civilisation. In this pioneering intervention, it is maintained…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • State-Corporate Crime and the Commodification of Victimhood: The Toxic Legacy of Trafigura’s Ship of Death book cover

    State-Corporate Crime and the Commodification of Victimhood

    The Toxic Legacy of Trafigura’s Ship of Death, 1st Edition

    By Thomas MacManus

    This book highlights the continuing impunity enjoyed by corporations for large scale crimes, and in particular the crime of toxic waste dumping in Ivory Coast in 2006. It provides an account of the crime, and outlines contributory reasons for the impunity both under the law and from a…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Managing Change for Better Public Service Delivery book cover

    Managing Change for Better Public Service Delivery

    1st Edition

    Edited by M Aslam Alam, Quamrul Alam, Rizwan Khair, Mohammad Rezaul Karim

    The book discusses key issues relating to the shifting paradigms of public administration and initiatives by public sector institutions for providing better public services to the citizens including social, economic, health, security & education. It focuses on the South Asia…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Traveling Expertise and Regional Development book cover

    Traveling Expertise and Regional Development

    1st Edition

    By Andreas Öjehag-Pettersson, Tomas Mitander

    This book analyses an increasingly important phenomenon in contemporary regional development, namely ‘traveling expertise’ in the form of external experts and policy ideas. Drawing on the fields of urban and regional development, and informed by the emerging school of governmentality studies, it…

    Hardback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Nigerian Pentecostalism and Development: Spirit, Power, and Transformation book cover

    Nigerian Pentecostalism and Development

    Spirit, Power, and Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Richard Burgess

    This book examines the contributions, both intentional and unintentional, of Nigerian Pentecostal churches and NGOs to development, studying their development practices broadly in relation to the intersecting spheres of politics, economics, health, education, human rights, and peacebuilding. In…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America: Sustainable Technology in Mexico and Brazil book cover

    Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America

    Sustainable Technology in Mexico and Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra Mallett

    This book explores the perplexing question of how to increase sustainable energy technology use in the developing world, and specifically focuses on two mega-cities within Latin America. Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America examines the market and uptake of two sustainable energy…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

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