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  • The Measurement of Wool Fibre Properties and their Effect on Worsted Processing Performance and Product Quality: Part 1: The Objective Measurement of Wool Fibre Properties book cover

    The Measurement of Wool Fibre Properties and their Effect on Worsted Processing Performance and Product Quality

    Part 1: The Objective Measurement of Wool Fibre Properties, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anton F. Botha

    A critical and comprehensive examination of the origination and application of developments in the textile industry and its products, this book provides one of the only state-of-the-science reviews carried out in recent years. It covers the measurement of wool fiber properties, specifically those…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • Driving Offences: Law, Policy and Practice book cover

    Driving Offences

    Law, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Sally Cunningham

    This volume examines general driving offences, concentrating on those which punish risk-taking whilst driving, with the primary goal of increasing road safety. The focus is particularly on careless driving, dangerous driving, drink-driving and speeding, with a comparative approach incorporated into…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • The Sardar Sarovar Dam Project: Selected Documents book cover

    The Sardar Sarovar Dam Project

    Selected Documents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Cullet

    The Sardar Sarovar Project has been one of the most debated development projects of the past several decades at both an international level and within India itself. Cullet's volume brings together all the key documents relating to the project: including those pertaining to World Bank loans, the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Humanitarian Space and International Politics: The Creation of Safe Areas book cover

    Humanitarian Space and International Politics

    The Creation of Safe Areas, 1st Edition

    By Hikaru Yamashita

    The creation of safe areas poses a number of difficult challenges to the spatial and normative organization of contemporary international politics. As a result, academics, practitioners and NGOs alike will find the case studies in this informative book essential reading. Hikaru Yamashita firstly…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • A Cosmopolitan Journey?: Difference, Distinction and Identity Work in Gap Year Travel book cover

    A Cosmopolitan Journey?

    Difference, Distinction and Identity Work in Gap Year Travel, 1st Edition

    By Helene Snee

    Does travel broaden the mind? This book explores this question through an innovative sociological study of gap year travel. Taking a year out overseas between school and university is an increasingly legitimate practice for young people in the UK. But what do young people get out of gap years? A…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Reducing Urban Violence in the Global South: Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities book cover

    Reducing Urban Violence in the Global South

    Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Erin Salahub, Markus Gottsbacher, John de Boer, Mayssam D. Zaaroura

    Reducing Urban Violence in the Global South seeks to identify the drivers of urban violence in the cities of the Global South and how they relate to and interact with poverty and inequalities. Drawing on the findings of an ambitious 5-year, 15-project research programme supported by Canada’s…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

  • Challenges to Political Decision-making: Dealing with Information Overload, Ignorance and Contested Knowledge book cover

    Challenges to Political Decision-making

    Dealing with Information Overload, Ignorance and Contested Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Hubert Heinelt

    This book analyses the ability of individuals to create meaning through communicative interaction and of what seems to constrain and enable actors in taking collectively binding political decisions. The book examines why, in some contexts, individuals consider something as evident and relevant for…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • The Gambia-Senegal Border: Issues in Regional Integration book cover

    The Gambia-Senegal Border

    Issues in Regional Integration, 1st Edition

    By Mariama Khan

    This book interrogates the validity of longstanding claims that Gambians and Senegalese are 'one' people in two countries and explores how that claim intersects with the politics and development needs of the two countries. Half a century after independence, proponents of Senegambian unification…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

  • Spatial Complexity in Urban Design Research: Graph Visualization Tools for Communities and their Contexts book cover

    Spatial Complexity in Urban Design Research

    Graph Visualization Tools for Communities and their Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Jamie O’Brien

    This book offers state-of-the-art ‘tools for thinking’ for urban designers, planners and decision-makers. Thematically it focuses on the contexts of problems in urban design and places community spaces at the heart of urban design research. The book provides practicable tools for network modelling…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Urban Environments for Healthy Ageing: A Global Perspective book cover

    Urban Environments for Healthy Ageing

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna P Lane

    Around the world, researchers, policy makers, and practitioners are working to ensure cities and communities are prepared for the challenges and opportunities of aged and highly urbanised populations. Bringing together stakeholders from Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America, this book presents…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Gender, Migration and Social Transformation: Intersectionality in Bolivian Itinerant Migrations book cover

    Gender, Migration and Social Transformation

    Intersectionality in Bolivian Itinerant Migrations, 1st Edition

    By Tanja Bastia

    Intersectionality can be used to analyse whether migration leads to changes in gender relations. This book finds out how migrants from a peri-urban neighbourhood on the outskirts of Cochabamba, Bolivia, make sense of the migration journeys they have undertaken. Migration is intrinsically related to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge
    Gender, Space and Society

  • Risk Communication and Community Resilience book cover

    Risk Communication and Community Resilience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bandana Kar, David M. Cochran

    Risk communication is crucial to building community resilience and reducing risk from extreme events. True community resilience involves accurate and timely dissemination of risk information to stakeholders. This book examines the policy and science of risk communication in the digital era.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

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