• Water Resources and Development book cover

    Water Resources and Development

    1st Edition

    By Clive Agnew, Philip Woodhouse

    Since the start of the twenty-first century there has been an unprecedented focus upon water as a key factor in the future of both society and environment. Water management lies at the heart of strategies of development as does the added the hazard of climate change. Water Resources and…

    Paperback – 2010-11-01
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Conducting Research in Conservation: Social Science Methods and Practice book cover

    Conducting Research in Conservation

    Social Science Methods and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Helen Newing

    Conducting Research in Conservation is the first textbook on social science research methods written specifically for use in the expanding and increasingly multidisciplinary field of environmental conservation. The first section on planning a research project includes chapters on the need for…

    Paperback – 2010-10-13

  • Sustainability Unpacked: Food, Energy and Water for Resilient Environments and Societies book cover

    Sustainability Unpacked

    Food, Energy and Water for Resilient Environments and Societies, 1st Edition

    By Kristiina Vogt, Toral Patel-Weynand, Maura Shelton, Daniel J Vogt, John C. Gordon, Cal Mukumoto, Asep. S. Suntana, Patricia A. Roads

    Food, water and energy form some of the basic elements of sustainability considerations. This ground-breaking book examines and decodes these elements, exploring how a range of countries make decisions regarding their energy and bio-resource consumption and procurement. The authors consider how…

    Paperback – 2010-09-08

  • Economics and Development Studies book cover

    Economics and Development Studies

    1st Edition

    By Michael Tribe, Frederick Nixson, Andy Sumner

    Development studies textbooks and courses have sometimes tended to avoid significant economic content. However, without an understanding of the economic aspects of international development many of the more complex issues cannot be fully comprehended. Economics and Development Studies makes the…

    Paperback – 2010-08-04
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • The Economics of Industrial Development book cover

    The Economics of Industrial Development

    1st Edition

    By John Weiss

    The spread of the manufacturing industry is an important part of economic development, creating jobs, new products and trade and investment links between countries. Understanding this process is an important part of understanding how countries develop and how they are affected by current…

    Paperback – 2010-08-03

  • The Atlas of Human Migration: Global Patterns of People on the Move book cover

    The Atlas of Human Migration

    Global Patterns of People on the Move, 1st Edition

    By Russell King, Richard Black, Michael Collyer, Anthony J Fielding, Ronald Skeldon

    Migration has provided millions with an escape route from poverty or oppression, ensuring the survival, even prosperity, of individuals and their families. New currents of human migration, triggered by ethnic cleansing or climate change or economic need, are appearing all the time and immigration…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30
    The Earthscan Atlas

  • The Atlas of Human Rights: Mapping Violations of Freedom Worldwide book cover

    The Atlas of Human Rights

    Mapping Violations of Freedom Worldwide, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Fagan

    Human rights have become synonymous with legal, political, social and even economic justice - as a means of overcoming oppression and discrimination irrespective of nationality, class, creed, gender, ethnicity, or even ideological commitment. As global governments are increasingly using a threat of…

    Paperback – 2010-06-11
    The Earthscan Atlas

  • Classics in Environmental Criminology book cover

    Classics in Environmental Criminology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin A. Andresen, Paul J. Brantingham, J. Bryan Kinney

    A careful analysis of environmental factors is key to understanding the causes of crime, to solving crimes, and eventually helping to predict and prevent them. Classics in Environmental Criminology is a comprehensive collection of seminal pieces from legendary contributors who focus on the role…

    Hardback – 2010-05-25
    CRC Press

  • Globalization: A Reader book cover


    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles Lemert, Anthony Elliott, Daniel Chaffee, Eric Hsu

    Expected to become a classic in the field and the classroom standard for teachers and their students, this book offers the most comprehensive, engaging selection of classic and contemporary readings on globalization currently available. Here, for the first time in print, is the full historical…

    Paperback – 2010-03-29

  • Solid Waste Management in the World's Cities: Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities 2010 book cover

    Solid Waste Management in the World's Cities

    Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities 2010, 1st Edition

    By Un-Habitat

    In our rapidly urbanizing global society, solid waste management will be a key challenge facing all the world's cities. Solid Waste Management in the World's Cities provides a fresh perspective and new data on one of the biggest issues in urban development. Using the framework of Integrated…

    Paperback – 2010-03-10

  • The Earthscan Reader in Poverty and Biodiversity Conservation book cover

    The Earthscan Reader in Poverty and Biodiversity Conservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dilys Roe, Joanna Elliott

    In the last decade biodiversity loss and persistent poverty in developing countries have been recognised as major international problems that require urgent attention. However, the nature and scale of the links between these two problems, and between efforts to address them, has been the subject of…

    Paperback – 2010-02-26
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • Overseas Research II: A Practical Guide book cover

    Overseas Research II

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Christopher B. Barrett, Jeffrey Cason

    Researchers in developing countries often find that the particular country in which they work presents a range of unforeseen challenges. Indeed, their ability to carry out effective scholarship is often highly dependent on these factors. The great differences between working in countries as varied…

    Paperback – 2010-02-25

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