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  • Changing Trains: Railway Reform and the Role of Competition: The Experience of Six Countries book cover

    Changing Trains

    Railway Reform and the Role of Competition: The Experience of Six Countries, 1st Edition

    By Didier van de Velde

    Published in 1999. The book presents and compares the new relationships between transport authorities and railway companies in a number of countries (Great Britain, Sweden, Japan, Germany, Switzerland and France). It also presents a number of case studies focusing on the role of contracts,…

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  • Cultivating Grass-Roots for Regional Development in a Globalising Economy: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Organised Markets book cover

    Cultivating Grass-Roots for Regional Development in a Globalising Economy

    Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Organised Markets, 1st Edition

    By James Cécora

    First published in 1999. The key to successful regional development is more a personality issue than a global one, contends social economist Dr. James Cécora. With a fresh new interdisciplinary approach, Cécora tackles traditional economic theory to show that a distinct type of individual, the '…

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  • Crossing Borders: Regional and Urban Perspectives on International Migration book cover

    Crossing Borders

    Regional and Urban Perspectives on International Migration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cees Gorter, Peter Nijkamp, Jacques Poot

    Published in 1998. Migration patterns at the global level have become more complex, affecting more countries, more people and for a greater variety of reasons. Consequently, international migration is receiving increasing attention throughout the world. Migration is an inherently spatial phenomenon…

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  • Development Sustainability Through Community Participation: Mixed Results from the Philippine Health Sector book cover

    Development Sustainability Through Community Participation

    Mixed Results from the Philippine Health Sector, 1st Edition

    By Joaquin L. Gonzalez

    Published in 1998, this is a very timely book, especially with the current global concern for sustaining socio-economic development projects through increased civil society participation. The author warns development practitioners and scholars to be careful about over prescribing community…

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  • Class Formation and Civil Society: The Politics of Education in Africa book cover

    Class Formation and Civil Society

    The Politics of Education in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Patrick M. Boyle

    First published in 1999, this study of the politics of education in Cameroon, the Congo and Kenya presents arresting empirical evidence that urban elites exiting public sector educational systems they have dominated in favour of private school networks of their own creation. Seeking to enhance…

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  • Families in the Expansion of Europe,1500-1800 book cover

    Families in the Expansion of Europe,1500-1800

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Beatriz Nizza da Silva

    Published in 1998, this volume presents legal, religious and demographic aspects of the transfer of European family organisations to new environments in the overseas colonies, and illustrates the impacts of contact with other ethnic groups. In Africa the focus is on the Cape, the principal area of…

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  • European Food Aid Policy book cover

    European Food Aid Policy

    1st Edition

    By John Cathie

    Published in 1997, this book traces the development of European Food Aid Policy from its inception in the 1960s through to the 1990s. This covers the change from a surplus disposal programme in the early days to the present policy. The European Food Aid Policy is one of the few areas of development…

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  • Environment, Planning and Land Use book cover

    Environment, Planning and Land Use

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Kivell, Peter Roberts, Gordon P. Walker

    Published in 1998, this work focuses on the practical issues and policies relating to planning and managing both built and natural environments. It addresses the needs to pursue a greater degree of integration between the subject matter and the international frameworks of environmental planning.…

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  • Environment Scotland: Prospects for Sustainability book cover

    Environment Scotland

    Prospects for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eleanor McDowell, James McCormick

    Published in 1999, this volume provides the first thorough analysis of the elements of sustainable public policy in a devolved Scotland. Following the vote for a Scottish Parliament in the 1997 referendum, it explores the immediate and longer-term challenges likely to confront Scotland. The book…

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  • Environmental Education and Training book cover

    Environmental Education and Training

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia D. Park, Deborah A. Blackman, Gin Chong

    Published in 1998, the impact of current organizational behaviour upon the environment and concern over the long term effects has become almost a household topic. There are a growing number of reference books which discuss the various aspects and importance of this matter, but they often do so in…

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  • Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland book cover

    Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland

    1st Edition

    By Piotr Jasinski, Helen Lawton-Smith

    First published in 1999 , the book is based on papers given at the final workshop of a research project into the evolution of environmental regulation in Poland undertaken as part of the UKs ERSC Global Environmental Change Programme. Other invited papers focused on the development of regulatory…

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  • Food Security, Diversification and Resource Management: Refocusing the Role of Agriculture?: Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Conference of Agricultural Economists book cover

    Food Security, Diversification and Resource Management: Refocusing the Role of Agriculture?

    Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Conference of Agricultural Economists, 1st Edition

    By G.H. Peters, Joachim von Braun

    Published in 1999, the book is the proceedings volume of the 23rd International Conference of Agricultural Economists, held in Sacramento, California, in August 1997. It continues the series of triennial IAAE conferences.…

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