• World Politics in Translation: Power, Relationality and Difference in Global Cooperation book cover

    World Politics in Translation

    Power, Relationality and Difference in Global Cooperation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tobias Berger, Alejandro Esguerra

    Virtually all pertinent issues that the world faces today – such as nuclear proliferation, climate change, the spread of infectious disease and economic globalization – imply objects that move. However, surprisingly little is known about how the actual objects of world politics are constituted, how…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • The Social Challenges and Opportunities of Low Carbon Development book cover

    The Social Challenges and Opportunities of Low Carbon Development

    1st Edition

    By Johan Nordensvärd

    This book explores the social implications and challenges of low-carbon development. The argument of the book is that a broad understanding of low-carbon development is essential for mitigating climate change and enabling development in a carbon-constrained world, but there are risks that…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • State Crime and Civil Activism: On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance book cover

    State Crime and Civil Activism

    On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Penny Green, Tony Ward

    State Crime and Civil Activism explores the work of NGOs challenging state violence and corruption in six countries – Colombia, Tunisia, Kenya, Turkey, Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. It discusses the motives and methods of activists and how they document and criticise wrongdoing by governments. It…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Innovation in Brazil: Advancing Development in the 21st Century book cover

    Innovation in Brazil

    Advancing Development in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth B. Reynolds, Ben Ross Schneider, Ezequiel Zylberberg

    Since the early 2000s, state-led and innovation-focused strategies have characterized the approach to development pursued in countries around the world, such as China, India, and South Korea. Brazil, the largest and most industrialized economy in Latin America, demonstrates both the opportunities…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Understanding Global Politics: Actors and Themes in International Affairs book cover

    Understanding Global Politics

    Actors and Themes in International Affairs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Larres, Ruth Wittlinger

    Contemporary international affairs are largely shaped by widely differing thematic issues and actors, such as nation states, international institutions, NGOs and multinational companies. Obtaining a deeper understanding of these multifaceted themes and actors is crucial for developing a genuine…

    Paperback – 2019-04-20 
    Routledge

  • Social Entrepreneurship and Bricolage: Taking stock and looking ahead book cover

    Social Entrepreneurship and Bricolage

    Taking stock and looking ahead, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alain Fayolle, Frank Janssen, Séverine Le Loarne-Lemaire, Adnane Maalaoui

    This book provides new insights into how the concept of bricolage is used to foster research on social entrepreneurship. The contributors assess the relevance of the concept from a theoretical point of view, questioning the concept and its relationships with similar concepts or theories, like those…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Postdevelopment in Practice: Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies book cover

    Postdevelopment in Practice

    Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elise Klein, Carlos Eduardo Morreo

    Postdevelopment in Practice critically engages with recent trends in postdevelopment and critical development studies that have destabilised the concept of development, challenging its assumptions and exposing areas where it has failed in its objectives, whilst also pushing beyond theory to uncover…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Development Studies

  • Practising Empowerment in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Wine, Ethics and Development book cover

    Practising Empowerment in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    Wine, Ethics and Development, 1st Edition

    By Agatha Herman

    Despite the promise and optimism surrounding the post-apartheid transition, South African society continues to be highly racialised in its discourses, identities and practices, even within the very strategies that aim to change power relations and heal racialised divisions. Renowned for its brutal…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • The Water–Food–Energy Nexus: Power, Politics and Justice book cover

    The Water–Food–Energy Nexus

    Power, Politics and Justice, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy Allouche, Carl Middleton, Dipak Gyawali

    The world of development thinkers and practitioners is abuzz with a new lexicon: the idea of "the nexus" between water, food and energy which is institutively compelling. It promises better integration of multiple sectoral elements, a better transition to greener economies and sustainable…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Country Frameworks for Development Displacement and Resettlement: Reducing Risk, Building Resilience book cover

    Country Frameworks for Development Displacement and Resettlement

    Reducing Risk, Building Resilience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susanna Price, Jane Singer

    The problem of escalating population displacement demands global attention and country co-ordination. This book investigates the particular issue of development-induced displacement, whereby land is seized or restricted by the state for the purposes of development projects. Those displaced by these…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • The Culture of Nature in the History of Design book cover

    The Culture of Nature in the History of Design

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kjetil Fallan

    The Culture of Nature in the History of Design confronts the dilemma caused by design’s pertinent yet precarious position in environmental discourse through interdisciplinary conversations about the design of nature and the nature of design. Demonstrating that the deep entanglements of design and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Economic Clusters and Globalization: Diversity and Resilience book cover

    Economic Clusters and Globalization

    Diversity and Resilience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francisco Puig, Berrbizne Urzelai

    This volume shows that in today's globalized world, clusters are an important factor in explaining the different growth rates of firms, cities and regions. Drawing on the expertise of an international contributor team, it covers topics such as: clusters and SME competitiveness; innovation and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

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