Handbooks and Companions: Development Studies

  • The Routledge Handbook of Urban Disaster Resilience: Integrating Mitigation, Preparedness, and Recovery Planning book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Urban Disaster Resilience

    Integrating Mitigation, Preparedness, and Recovery Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael K Lindell

    The Routledge Handbook of Urban Disaster Resilience emphasizes the intersection of urban planning and hazard mitigation as critical for community resilience, considering the interaction of social, environmental and physical systems with disasters. The Handbook introduces and discusses the phases of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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  • The Routledge Handbook of International Development, Mental Health and Wellbeing book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of International Development, Mental Health and Wellbeing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Davidson

    Despite its enormous impact on individuals, families, communities, and economies, globally mental health has always been a low priority, with mental health budgets rarely protected and often the first to be axed in times of austerity. Yet more than 650 million people worldwide are estimated to meet…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
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  • Routledge Handbook of Law and Society in Latin America book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Law and Society in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Sieder, Karina Ansolabehere, Tatiana A. Alfonso Sierra

    An understanding of law and its efficacy in Latin America demands concepts distinct from the hegemonic notions of "rule of law" which have dominated debates on law, politics and society, and that recognize the diversity of situations and contexts characterizing the region. The Routledge Handbook of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tasha Oren, Andrea Press

    Feminism as a method, a movement, a critique and an identity has been the subject of debates, contestations and revisions in recent years, yet contemporary global developments and political upheavals have again refocused feminism’s collective force. What is feminism now? How do scholars and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
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  • The Routledge Companion to Humanitarian Action book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Humanitarian Action

    1st Edition

    By Roger Mac Ginty, Jenny H Peterson

    The Companion on Humanitarian Action addresses the political, ethical, legal and practical issues which influence reactions to humanitarian crisis. It does so by exploring the daily dilemmas faced by a range of actors, including policy makers, aid workers, the private sector and the beneficiaries…

    Paperback – 2019-05-25 
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  • Routledge International Handbook of Migration Studies book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Migration Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Steven J. Gold, Stephanie J. Nawyn

    This revised and expanded second edition of Routledge International Handbook of Migration Studies provides a comprehensive basis for understanding the complexity and patterns of international migration. Despite increased efforts to limit its size and consequences, migration has wide-ranging impacts…

    Hardback – 2019-05-24 
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  • 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 – 2019-05-01 
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  • Routledge Handbook of NGOs and International Relations book cover

    Routledge Handbook of NGOs and International Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Davies

    Offering insights from pioneering new perspectives in addition to well-established traditions of research, this Handbook considers the activities not only of advocacy groups in the environmental, feminist, human rights, humanitarian, and peace sectors, but also the array of religious, professional,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
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  • Routledge Handbook of Food in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Food in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cecilia Leong-Salobir

    Throwing new light on how colonisation and globalization have affected the food practices of different communities in Asia, the Routledge Handbook of Food in Asia explores the changes and variations in the region’s dishes, meals and ways of eating. By demonstrating the different…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
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  • Routledge Handbook on Middle East Security book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Middle East Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anders Jägerskog, Michael Schulz, Ashok Swain

    Routledge Handbook on Middle East Security provides the first comprehensive look at Middle East security issues that includes both traditional and emerging security threats. Taking a broad perspective on security, the volume offers both analysis grounded in the ‘hard’ military and state security…

    Hardback – 2019-02-18
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  • The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Scott, Nick Gallent, Menelaos Gkartzios

    The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning provides a critical account and state of the art review of rural planning in the early years of the twenty-first century. Looking across different international experiences – from Europe, North America and Australasia to the transition and emerging…

    Hardback – 2019-01-17
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  • Routledge Handbook of South-South Relations book cover

    Routledge Handbook of South-South Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Patricia Daley

    South-South cooperation is becoming ever more important to states, policy-makers and academics. Many Northern states, international agencies and NGOs are promoting South-South partnerships as a means of ‘sharing the burden’ in funding and undertaking development, assistance and protection…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
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