• Productivity and Innovation in SMEs: Creating Competitive Advantage in Singapore and South East Asia book cover

    Productivity and Innovation in SMEs

    Creating Competitive Advantage in Singapore and South East Asia, 1st Edition

    By Azad Bali, Peter McKiernan, Christopher Vas, Peter Waring

    This book analyses the determining factors behind productivity and innovation amongst Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore, and within the context of South East Asia, in order to offer recommendations for increasing productivity and aiding economic growth. SME firms are an influential…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Regional Cooperation for Peace and Development: Japan and South Korea in Southeast Asia book cover

    Regional Cooperation for Peace and Development

    Japan and South Korea in Southeast Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brendan Howe

    Faced with significant security challenges, in recent years Japan and South Korea have both sought to raise their international profile through peacebuilding, development, humanitarian assistance, and human security. This book assesses the past, present, and future potential of these niche…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Asian Development

  • The Development Dictionary @25: Post-Development and its consequences book cover

    The Development Dictionary @25

    Post-Development and its consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aram Ziai

    Few books in the history of Development Studies have had an impact like The Development Dictionary – A Guide to Knowledge as Power, which was edited by Wolfgang Sachs and published by Zed Books in 1992. The Development Dictionary was crucial in establishing what has become known as the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Women and Careers: Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity book cover

    Women and Careers

    Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilee Reimer

    The unifying theme of Women and Careers is women’s educational and employment success, with the objective of profiling supportive public policy in global contexts from Atlantic Canada to Western Europe, Australia and China. It takes up the career processes of women from marginalized groups who have…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations

  • Complexity Thinking in Translation Studies: Methodological Considerations book cover

    Complexity Thinking in Translation Studies

    Methodological Considerations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kobus Marais, Reine Meylaerts

    This volume highlights a range of perspectives on the ways in which complexity thinking might be applied in translation studies, focusing in particular on methods to achieve this. The book introduces the topic with a brief overview of the history and conceptualization of complexity thinking. The…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Agrarian Transformation in Western India: Economic Gains and Social Costs book cover

    Agrarian Transformation in Western India

    Economic Gains and Social Costs, 1st Edition

    By B. B. Mohanty

    This book examines the economic gains and social costs of agrarian transformation in India. The author looks at three phases of agrarian transformation: colonial, post- colonial, and neoliberal. This work combines macro and micro economic data, economic and noneconomic phenomena, and quantitative…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge India

  • Protecting the Internally Displaced: Rhetoric and Reality book cover

    Protecting the Internally Displaced

    Rhetoric and Reality, 1st Edition

    By Phil Orchard

    Today, there are over 40 million conflict-induced internally displaced persons (IDPs) globally, almost double the number of refugees. Yet, IDPs are protected only by the soft-law Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement at the global level. Instead of a dedicated international organization, IDPs…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Reversing Urban Inequality in Johannesburg book cover

    Reversing Urban Inequality in Johannesburg

    1st Edition

    Edited by Melissa Tandiwe Myambo

    With the spread of capitalism - a socio-economic system that produces both wealth and poverty simultaneously - the spatial dynamics of the "global(izing)" city are creating more division between social classes, not less. This means that in the 21st-century, large cities around the world exhibit…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Africa

  • Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California book cover

    Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California

    1st Edition

    By Jesse M. Keenan

    This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the unchartered waters of investing in climate change adaptation and resilience. This book serves not only as a resource guide for identifying potential funding sources but also as a roadmap for asset…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Streets Reconsidered: Inclusive Design for the Public Realm book cover

    Streets Reconsidered

    Inclusive Design for the Public Realm, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Iacofano, Mukul Malhotra

    Streets Reconsidered is a fundamental rethinking of America's streets. It explores the future of streets and what America's roadways could be if they were designed for living, instead of just driving. The book includes: detailed design guidelines, fully illustrated, four color case studies of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge

  • Farming, Food and Nature: Respecting Animals, People and the Environment book cover

    Farming, Food and Nature

    Respecting Animals, People and the Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce D'Silva, Carol McKenna

    Livestock production and its use of finite resources is devastating biodiversity and pushing wildlife to the brink of extinction. This powerful book examines the massive global impact caused by intensive livestock production and then explores solutions, ranging from moving to agroecological farming…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • The Political Economy of Special Economic Zones: Concentrating Economic Development book cover

    The Political Economy of Special Economic Zones

    Concentrating Economic Development, 1st Edition

    By Lotta Moberg

    Special Economic Zones (SEZs) have become a popular development policy throughout the world over the last half a century. These zones form designated areas where governments offer businesses lower taxes, tariffs, and often lighter regulations. Generally, SEZs aim to attract investments and raise a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

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