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  • Nuclear Power in India: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Nuclear Power in India

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By David Hart

    Originally published in 1983. The Indian nuclear power programme, both the earliest in the Third World and also one of the most comprehensive, is an important and instructive subject for a wide-ranging and detailed study. This book examines the origins and rationale of the Indian programme in the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Resources

  • Coal in Britain book cover

    Coal in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Gerald Manners

    Originally published in 1981. Examining in detail the best evidence on the likely level of domestic and overseas demand for British coal over the following 20 years, this study raised questions about the declared development and investment strategy of the National Coal Board. It exposes a central…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Resources

  • Post-conflict Reconstruction and Local Government book cover

    Post-conflict Reconstruction and Local Government

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Jackson, Gareth Wall

    The subject of local government and post-conflict reconstruction sits at the intersection of several interrelated research areas, notably conflict/peacebuilding, governance and political economy. This volume addresses a gap in the academic literature: whilst decentralisation is frequently included…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Gold Was the Mortar: The Economics of Cathedral Building book cover

    Gold Was the Mortar

    The Economics of Cathedral Building, 1st Edition

    By Henry Kraus

    Originally published in 1979, Gold Was the Mortar details the financing and the building of the medieval cathedrals at Paris, Amiens, Toulouse, Lyon, Strasbourg, York, Poitiers and Rouen. The book examines the raising of funds and their expenditure, not only on the Cathedrals themselves, but also…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People, Process and Technology book cover

    Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction

    People, Process and Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Goulding, Farzad Pour Rahimian

    The off-site and modular market is continuing to grow. This book builds on the success of a number of initiatives, including formative findings from literature, research and development, and practice-based evidence (success stories). It presents new thinking and direction from leading experts in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-11 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Law, Codes of Conduct and Workers’ Rights book cover

    Corporate Law, Codes of Conduct and Workers’ Rights

    1st Edition

    By Vanisha H. Sukdeo

    This book critically explores how increased regulation and governance of corporations can be used to help improve the rights of workers amidst an era of union decline. The book posits that soft law techniques such as codes of conduct are more effective in protecting workers than ‘hard law’ i.e.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Risk Management Strategies of Japanese Companies in China: Political Crisis and Multinational Firms book cover

    Risk Management Strategies of Japanese Companies in China

    Political Crisis and Multinational Firms, 1st Edition

    By Kristin Vekasi

    In the context of political tensions and rising economic interdependence between Japan and China, this books studies how Japanese multinational companies try to minimize damages and manage their own fear and uncertainty to sustain their business interests. Using a qualitative approach, including…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Politics, Hierarchy, and Public Health: Voting Patterns in the 2016 US Presidential Election book cover

    Politics, Hierarchy, and Public Health

    Voting Patterns in the 2016 US Presidential Election, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Wallace, Rodrick Wallace

    Steep socioeconomic (SE) hierarchy in the post-industrial Western society threatens public health because of the physiological consequences of material and psychosocial insecurities and deprivations. Following on from their previous books, the authors continue their exploration of the geography of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Health Economics

  • Political Economy for Human Rights book cover

    Political Economy for Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Manuel Couret Branco

    Over time there has been a miscommunication between mainstream economics and human rights that has paved the way to a justificatory ideology that validates the submission of human rights to the logic of market capitalism. This book shows how the discourse of mainstream economics' is intrinsically…

    Hardback – 2019-07-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Measuring Society book cover

    Measuring Society

    1st Edition

    By Chaitra H. Nagaraja

    Collecting and analyzing data on unemployment, inflation, poverty and inequality help us describe the complex world in which we live. When published by the government, they are called official statistics. They are reported by the media, used by politicians to lend weight to their arguments and by…

    Paperback – 2019-07-02 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    ASA-CRC Series on Statistical Reasoning in Science and Society

  • Iraq’s Oil and Gas Industry: The Legal and Contractual Framework book cover

    Iraq’s Oil and Gas Industry

    The Legal and Contractual Framework, 1st Edition

    By Janan Al-Asady

      Oil, an integral part of the contemporary global economy, is considered a driving force behind the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Hydrocarbon reserves in Iraq have a significant role to play in global supply, with oil revenue accounting for more than 90% of Iraqi government income. This book provides a…

    Hardback – 2019-07-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

  • Technological Change, Rationalisation and Industrial Relations book cover

    Technological Change, Rationalisation and Industrial Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Otto Jacobi, Bob Jessop, Hans Kastendiek, Marino Regini

    Originally published in 1986 the first part of this book outlines some of the general problems of technological change and labour relations. It discusses the politics of rationalisation and of industrialisation in the car industry by examining case studies of Volkswagen British Leyland and FIAT.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

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