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  • Preparing Africa for the Twenty-First Century: Strategies for Peaceful Coexistence and Sustainable Development book cover

    Preparing Africa for the Twenty-First Century

    Strategies for Peaceful Coexistence and Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Mukum Mbaku

    First published in 1999, this volume is written by seasoned African scholars and is intended to make a significant contribution to the debate on peaceful coexistence and sustainable development in the continent. The book contains a very refreshing, rigorous, informative and multidisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Adoption of Sustainable Agricultural Technologies: A Case Study in the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil book cover

    The Adoption of Sustainable Agricultural Technologies

    A Case Study in the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Hildo Meirelles de Souza Filho

    First published in 1997, this volume reflects concern about the environmental impact of modern agricultural practices, agriculture's increasing reliance on non-renewable resources, and the long-term productivity of high external-input agricultural systems which has prompted a number of initiatives…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sacred Waters: A Cross-Cultural Compendium of Hallowed Springs and Holy Wells book cover

    Sacred Waters

    A Cross-Cultural Compendium of Hallowed Springs and Holy Wells, 1st Edition

    Edited by Celeste Ray

    Describing sacred waters and their associated traditions in over thirty countries and across multiple time periods, this book identifies patterns in panhuman hydrolatry. Supplying life’s most basic daily need, freshwater sources were likely the earliest sacred sites, and the first protected and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge

  • Land Rent, Housing and Urban Planning: A European Perspective book cover

    Land Rent, Housing and Urban Planning

    A European Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Ball, Michael Edwards, Vincenzo Bentivegna, Marino Folin

    Originally published in 1985, Land Rent, Housing and Urban Planning looks at the crucial social relationships associated with land ownership, and how these have played a crucial role in the economic development of many societies. The understanding of these relationships within modern capitalist…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals book cover

    Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals

    1st Edition

    By Karen M. Morin

    Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals explores resonances across human and nonhuman carceral geographies. The work proposes an analysis of the carceral from a broader vantage point than has yet been done, developing a ‘trans-species carceral geography’ that includes spaces of nonhuman captivity,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Sport, Politics and the Charity Industry: Running for Water book cover

    Sport, Politics and the Charity Industry

    Running for Water, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Bunds

    Sport is commonly used by charities and philanthropic organisations as a way of acquiring donors and fundraisers. In this ground-breaking study, Kyle Bunds examines the nexus of sport, politics and the charity industry through an investigation of water development agencies that raise funds in the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • The Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse: Investigating the Politics of Knowledge and Meaning-making. book cover

    The Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse

    Investigating the Politics of Knowledge and Meaning-making., 1st Edition

    Edited by Reiner Keller, Anna-Katharina Hornidge, Wolf J Schünemann

    The Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse (SKAD) has reoriented research into social forms, structuration and processes of meaning construction and reality formation; doing so by linking social constructivist and pragmatist approaches with post-structuralist thinking in order to study…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Net-Positive Design and Sustainable Urban Development book cover

    Net-Positive Design and Sustainable Urban Development

    1st Edition

    By Janis Birkeland

    ‘Sustainable’ urban planning, policy and design professes to solve sustainability problems, but often depletes and degrades ever more resources and ecosystems and concentrates wealth and concretize social disparities. Positive Development theory holds that development could create more net…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21
    Routledge

  • Driverless Cars, Urban Parking and Land Use book cover

    Driverless Cars, Urban Parking and Land Use

    1st Edition

    By Robert A. Simons

    The subject of driverless and even ownerless cars has the potential to be the most disruptive technology for real estate, land use, and parking since the invention of the elevator. This book includes new research and economic analysis, plus a thorough review of the current literature to pose and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge

  • Japan’s New Ruralities: Coping with Decline in the Periphery book cover

    Japan’s New Ruralities

    Coping with Decline in the Periphery, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfram Manzenreiter, Ralph Lützeler, Sebastian Polak-Rottmann

    Seeking to challenge negative perceptions within Japanese media and politics on the future of the countryside, the contributors to this book present a counterargument to the inevitable demise of rural society. Contrary to the dominant argument, which holds outmigration and demographic hyper-aging…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Culture, Community, and Development book cover

    Culture, Community, and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rhonda Phillips, Mark A. Brennan, Tingxuan Li

    Culture is a living thing. In social settings, it is often used to represent entire ways of life, including rules, values, and expected behavior. Varying from nation to nation, neighborhood to neighborhood and beyond, even in the smallest localities, culture is a motivating factor in the creation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-17
    Routledge
    Community Development Research and Practice Series

  • Keys to Successful Immigration: Implications of the New Jersey Experience book cover

    Keys to Successful Immigration

    Implications of the New Jersey Experience, 1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Espenshade

    Published in 1997. The Urban Institute has been studying immigration for almost a decade and a half. In recent years, the Institute’s focus has widened to include immigration integration. Unlike immigration policy, which is a federal responsibility, policies regarding immigrant integration have…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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