• The Fight for Food: Factors Limiting Agricultural Production book cover

    The Fight for Food

    Factors Limiting Agricultural Production, 1st Edition

    By Harold E. Croxall, Lionel P. Smith

    Originally published in 1984. Without technical Jargon or a mass of confusing statistics, this book describes a wide range of factors influencing agricultural productivity including weather, soil biology and ecology, and human, social, economic and political factors. The ways in which these factors…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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  • The Political Economy of African Famine book cover

    The Political Economy of African Famine

    1st Edition

    Edited by R. E. Downs, Donna O. Kerner, Stephen P. Reyna

    Originally published in 1991. This volume explores the combination of political and economic forces that influence different levels of food supply. The book begins with a discussion of famine theories, ranging from cultural ecology to neo-Marxism. Following this survey is a series of essays by…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Urban Food Marketing and Third World Rural Development: The Structure of Producer-seller Markets book cover

    Urban Food Marketing and Third World Rural Development

    The Structure of Producer-seller Markets, 1st Edition

    By T. Scarlett Epstein

    Originally published in 1982. This book explores the nature of food marketing in Third World countries. Economic development invariably involves a transition from the traditional subsistence and/or barter economics to increasing participation in cash transactions. In many less developed countries…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • The Meat Business: Devouring a Hungry Planet book cover

    The Meat Business

    Devouring a Hungry Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoff Tansey, Joyce D'Silva

    Originally published in 1999. The theme running through this collection of essays is that food quality and human health, the welfare of animals and the methods of farming, and the quality of the environment, go hand-in-hand. This theme continues along the lines that the present system is harmful to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Hunger: The Global Food System book cover

    The Politics of Hunger

    The Global Food System, 1st Edition

    By John W. Warnock

    Originally published in 1987. This important and provocative book explains the persistence of hunger, poverty, and the lack of balanced development in many countries and the central role of agriculture in economic development. Most theories of agricultural development are based on the experiences…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • African Food Systems in Crisis: Part One: Microperspectives book cover

    African Food Systems in Crisis

    Part One: Microperspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Huss-Ashmore, Solomon H Katz

    Originally published in 1990. Produced by the Task Force on African Famine of the American Anthropological Association, this is the first of a multi-part project dealing with the long-term and ongoing food crisis in Africa primarily at the level of local production-the microperspective. It offers a…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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  • African Food Systems in Crisis: Part Two: Contending with Change book cover

    African Food Systems in Crisis

    Part Two: Contending with Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Huss-Ashmore, Solomon H Katz

    Originally published in 1991. Commissioned by the Task Force on African Famine of the American Anthropological Association, this the second part of a project examining the causes of food system failure in Africa and the effects of attempts to remedy the situation. It evaluates the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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  • Carbon Inequality: The role of the richest in tackling climate change book cover

    Carbon Inequality

    The role of the richest in tackling climate change, 1st Edition

    By Dario Kenner

    This book studies the role that the richest people’s personal consumption plays in contributing to climate change and biodiversity loss, and it explores strategies for reducing the personal carbon footprint of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) in the main countries they live in: United States,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • China’s New Global Strategy: The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Volume I book cover

    China’s New Global Strategy

    The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    Rising as a global power and regarding the existing world order unjust and unreasonable enough to meet the interests of both itself and other emerging powers, China has demanded reform to global governance, and taken new initiatives using its new quotient of wealth and influence to draw countries…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
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  • Refugees, Migration and Global Governance: Negotiating the Global Compacts book cover

    Refugees, Migration and Global Governance

    Negotiating the Global Compacts, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth G. Ferris, Katharine M. Donato

    As debates about migrants and refugees reverberate around the world, this book offers an important first-hand account of how migration is being approached at the highest levels of international governance. Whereas refugees have long been protected by international law, migrants have been treated…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge

  • The Wellbeing of Women in Entrepreneurship: A Global Perspective book cover

    The Wellbeing of Women in Entrepreneurship

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria-Teresa Lepeley, Katherina Kuschel, Nicholas J. Beutell, Nicky R.M. Pouw, Emiel L. Eijdenberg

    Women perform nearly two-thirds of total work (including household duties), comprise one-third of the formal labor force, but receive only one-tenth of the world income and own one-hundredth of the world’s property. This book brings together distinguished entrepreneurship scholars to provide a…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge
    Human Centered Management

  • Reporting Climate Change in the Global North and South: Journalism in Australia and Bangladesh book cover

    Reporting Climate Change in the Global North and South

    Journalism in Australia and Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Jahnnabi Das

    This book reveals how journalists in the Global North and Global South mediate climate change by examining journalism and reporting in Australia and Bangladesh. This dual analysis presents a unique opportunity to examine the impacts of media and communication in two contrasting countries (in terms…

    Hardback – 2019-07-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

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