Development Studies

Routledge provides high quality books, journals, eProducts, and other resources for both student and professional markets in Development Studies.

Here you can explore the breadth and depth of our publishing program, which offers books for researchers, professionals, lecturers, and students. 

You can also browse our latest Development Studies catalogs to select books by subject area that meet your research or teaching needs.

show all

75Series in Development Studies

show all

1,763New Products Page 142

  • Urban Disaster Resilience: New Dimensions from International Practice in the Built Environment book cover

    Urban Disaster Resilience

    New Dimensions from International Practice in the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Sanderson, Jerold S. Kayden, Julia Leis

    Accelerating urbanization worldwide means more urban-centered disasters. Floods, earthquakes, storms and conflicts affecting densely populated areas produce significant losses in lives, livelihoods and the built environment, especially in comparison to rural areas. Poor urban dwellers, almost…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge

  • Cities on a Finite Planet: Towards transformative responses to climate change book cover

    Cities on a Finite Planet

    Towards transformative responses to climate change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheridan Bartlett, David Satterthwaite

    Cities on a Finite Planet: Transformative responses to climate change shows how cities can combine high quality living conditions, resilience to climate change, disaster risk reduction and contributions to mitigation/low carbon development. It also covers the current and potential contribution of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge

  • Improving Urban Access: New Approaches to Funding Transport Investment book cover

    Improving Urban Access

    New Approaches to Funding Transport Investment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Måns Lönnroth, Christian Wolmar

    By 2050, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities. To thrive, they will need efficient and sustainable forms of transport, but to achieve this, the financial incentives guiding urban transport operation must change – and change rapidly. Urban transport plays a critical role in…

    Paperback – 2016-04-08
    Routledge

Geography Textbooks

This collection includes a wide range of textbooks covering the areas of Human Geography and Physical Geography along with Development Studies, Urban Studies, Environmental Studies and Tourism.

Development Studies Textbooks

We are proud to present our Development Studies textbook collection, which allows you to browse our selection of titles focusing on a wide range of key areas in this important field.

Looking for more?

Browse our Geography and Environment & Sustainability books.

Visit the Routledge Sustainability Hub:

Enjoy free access to Routledge Development Studies Journals*

*You will have to sign in/register for access. 

Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter and receive expert tutorials, special discounts and free chapter samples.

Subscribe now