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  • The Human Rights City: New York, San Francisco, Barcelona book cover

    The Human Rights City

    New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, 1st Edition

    By Michele Grigolo

    We are used to thinking of human rights as a matter for state governments to deal with. Much less investigated is the question of what cities do with them, even though urban communities and municipalities have been discussing human rights for quite some time. In this volume, Grigolo borrows…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development book cover

    Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Gunilla Almered Olsson, Pernille Gooch

    Providing both a theoretical background and practical examples of natural resource conflict, this volume explores the pressures on natural resources leading to scarcity and conflict.  It is shown that the causes and driving forces behind natural resource conflicts are diverse, complex and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability: Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change book cover

    Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability

    Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph M. Cheer, Alan A. Lew

    In a world increasingly faced with, and divided by, regional and global crises, resilience has emerged as a key concept with significant relevance for tourism. A paradigmatic shift is taking place in the long-term planning of tourism development, in which the prevailing focus on sustainability is…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Place and the Scene of Literary Practice book cover

    Place and the Scene of Literary Practice

    1st Edition

    By Angharad Saunders

    The act of writing is intimately bound up with the flow and eddy of a writer’s being-within-the-world; the everyday practices, encounters and networks of social life. Exploring the geographies of literary practice in the period 1840-1910, this book takes as its focus the work, or craft, of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Studies in Historical Geography

  • Natural History: Heritage, Place and Politics book cover

    Natural History

    Heritage, Place and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Ross J. Wilson

    The concept of ’natural heritage’ has become increasingly significant with the threat of dwindling resources, environmental degradation and climatic change. As humanity’s impact on the condition of life on earth has become more prominent, a discernible shift in the relationship between western…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge

  • Practising Empowerment in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Wine, Ethics and Development book cover

    Practising Empowerment in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    Wine, Ethics and Development, 1st Edition

    By Agatha Herman

    Despite the promise and optimism surrounding the post-apartheid transition, South African society continues to be highly racialised in its discourses, identities and practices, even within the very strategies that aim to change power relations and heal racialised divisions. Renowned for its brutal…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • The Melanesian World book cover

    The Melanesian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Hirsch, Will Rollason

    This wide-ranging volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by art historians, political scientists, geographers and anthropologists. The chapters range…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Key Thinkers on Development book cover

    Key Thinkers on Development

    2nd Edition

    Edited by David Simon

    Since its publication in 2006 as Fifty Key Thinkers on Development, this invaluable reference has established itself as the leading biographical handbook in its field, providing a concise and accessible introduction to the lives and key contributions of development thinkers from across the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Development Across Faith Boundaries book cover

    Development Across Faith Boundaries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Ware, Matthew Clarke

    Faith-based organisations (FBOs) have long been recognised as having an advantage in delivering programs and interventions amongst communities of the same faith. However, many FBOs today work across a variety of contexts, including with local partners and communities of different faiths. Likewise,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Drip Irrigation for Agriculture: Untold Stories of Efficiency, Innovation and Development book cover

    Drip Irrigation for Agriculture

    Untold Stories of Efficiency, Innovation and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Philippe Venot, Marcel Kuper, Margreet Zwarteveen

    Initially associated with hi-tech irrigated agriculture, drip irrigation is now being used by a much wider range of farmers in emerging and developing countries. This book documents the enthusiasm, spread and use of drip irrigation systems by smallholders but also some disappointments and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge

  • International Environmental Agreements and Domestic Politics: The Case of Acid Rain book cover

    International Environmental Agreements and Domestic Politics

    The Case of Acid Rain, 1st Edition

    By Arild Underdal, Kenneth Hanf

    This title was first published in 2000:  In examining the domestic politics of international co-operation, this book addresses two important questions: 1. Why do governments often take different positions in negotiations about common problems - why do some states push for international…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutional Change in Transition Economies book cover

    Institutional Change in Transition Economies

    1st Edition

    By Michael Cuddy

    Edited by Ruvin Gekker

    This title was first published in 2002.The importance of institutions for transition economies has so far been overlooked; Michael Cuddy and Ruvin Gekker bring together leading experts in the field to fill this crucial void in the literature. The contributors concentrate on an ongoing tension…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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