Taylor & Francis India: Development Studies

  • Managing in Developing Countries book cover

    Managing in Developing Countries

    By Betty Jane Punnett

    This book considers management theories and approaches specifically in the context of developing countries. In recent years, international business scholarship has increased its focus on the developing world, which represents eighty percent of the global population and has doubled its share of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Building Design, Construction and Performance in Tropical Climates book cover

    Building Design, Construction and Performance in Tropical Climates

    Edited by Michael Riley, Alison Cotgrave, Mike Farragher

    The design, construction and use of buildings in tropical climates pose specific challenges to built environment professionals. This text seeks to capture some of the key issues of technology and practice in the areas of building design, refurbishment, construction and facilities management in…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Governance in the Extractive Industries: Power, Cultural Politics and Regulation book cover

    Governance in the Extractive Industries

    Power, Cultural Politics and Regulation

    Edited by Lori Leonard, Siba Grovogui

    Greater understanding of the forms and consequences of investment and disinvestment in the extractive industries is required as a result of capitalist expansion, recent declines in global commodity prices, and claims that extractive sector projects, especially in the global south, are…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • The Imperatives of Sustainable Development: Needs, Justice, Limits book cover

    The Imperatives of Sustainable Development

    Needs, Justice, Limits

    By Erling Holden, Kristin Linnerud, David Banister, Valeria Jana Schwanitz, August Wierling

    Thirty years ago, the UN report Our Common Future placed sustainable development firmly on the international agenda. The Imperatives of Sustainable Development takes the ethical foundations of Our Common Future and builds a model that emphasises three equally important moral imperatives –…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Turning the Tide on Poverty book cover

    Turning the Tide on Poverty

    Edited by Lionel J. Beaulieu, Alice Diebel

    This book highlights the experiences of 14 high poverty communities in the rural South that accepted the invitation to be part of the Turning the Tide on Poverty (Tide) initiative. While history would suggest that impoverished places have limited capacity to make good things happen, Tide…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Dalit Women of Nepal: Strategies of Resistance book cover

    Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • The Political Economy of Latin America: Reflections on Neoliberalism and Development book cover

    The Political Economy of Latin America

    Reflections on Neoliberalism and Development, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Kingstone

    This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on the neoliberal debate in Latin America and the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development. In addition to providing an overview of this key element of the Latin American political economy, Peter…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Adapting Infrastructure to Climate Change: Advancing Decision-Making Under Conditions of Uncertainty book cover

    Adapting Infrastructure to Climate Change

    Advancing Decision-Making Under Conditions of Uncertainty

    By Todd Schenk

    Many of the challenges that decision-makers grapple with in relation to climate change are governance related. Planning and decision-making is evolving in ambiguous institutional environments, in which many key issues remain unresolved, including relationships between different actors; funding…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Fragility, Aid, and State-building: Understanding Diverse Trajectories book cover

    Fragility, Aid, and State-building

    Understanding Diverse Trajectories

    Edited by Rachel M Gisselquist

    Fragile states pose major development and security challenges. Considerable international resources are therefore devoted to state-building and institutional strengthening in fragile states, with generally mixed results. This volume explores how unpacking the concept of fragility and studying its…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Collective Impact and Community Development Issues book cover

    Collective Impact and Community Development Issues

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Liz Weaver, Catherine McGuire

    Collective Impact is intended to help community leaders effectively engage participants in strategic planning initiatives and achieve desired results. It is a logical extension of, and builds on, earlier efforts that experienced difficulties helping groups implement actions identified in the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge

  • The Syntax of City Space: American Urban Grids book cover

    The Syntax of City Space

    American Urban Grids

    By Mark Major

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Transformative Rule of Law: Theory and Practice book cover

    Transformative Rule of Law

    Theory and Practice

    By Vivienne O'Connor Gluck

    The provision of international rule of law assistance, where ‘rule of law practitioners’ support the efforts of developing, post-conflict and transitioning countries to construct a rule of law, has been ongoing since the 1940’s. The results of nearly eight decades of rule of law assistance have,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-30 
    Routledge
    Law, Development and Globalization

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