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.

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72Series in Development Studies

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  • Food Aid and the Developing World: Four African Case Studies book cover

    Food Aid and the Developing World

    Four African Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Stevens

    Food aid is a controversial form of development assistance and this book, first published in 1979, seeks to counter allegations from critics by taking account of both direct and indirect affects. Based on field research in Tunisia, Botswana, Upper Volta and Lesotho, it considers aid from the UK,…

    Hardback – 2010-11-26
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

  • Food and Poverty: The Political Economy of Confrontation book cover

    Food and Poverty

    The Political Economy of Confrontation, 1st Edition

    By Radha Sinha

    First published in 1976, this book deals with contemporary tensions between the West and the Third World, caused by hunger, malnutrition and poverty, perpetuated by an imbalance in the distribution of world resources. The book deals with the issue of malnutrition in the Third World, which owes much…

    Hardback – 2010-11-26
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

  • The Green Revolution Revisited: Critique and Alternatives book cover

    The Green Revolution Revisited

    Critique and Alternatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernhard Glaeser

    The Green Revolution – the apparently miraculous increase in cereal crop yields achieved in the 1960s – came under severe criticism in the 1970s because of its demands for optimal irrigation, intensive use of fertilisers and pesticides; its damaging impact on social structures; and its monoculture…

    Hardback – 2010-11-26
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

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