Taylor & Francis India: Development Studies

  • Rural Wealth Creation book cover

    Rural Wealth Creation

    1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Pender, Bruce A. Weber, Thomas G. Johnson, J. Matthew Fannin

    This book investigates the role of wealth in achieving sustainable rural economic development. The authors define wealth as all assets net of liabilities that can contribute to well-being, and they provide examples of many forms of capital – physical, financial, human, natural, social, and others.…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • The Process of Economic Development book cover

    The Process of Economic Development

    4th Edition

    By James Cypher

    The fourth edition of The Process of Economic Development offers a thorough and up-to-date treatment of development economics. This landmark text will continue to be an invaluable resource for students, teachers and researchers in the fields of development economics and development studies. The new…

    Paperback – 2014-04-15
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Developing Areas: The Global South in a Changing World book cover

    Geographies of Developing Areas

    The Global South in a Changing World, 2nd Edition

    By Glyn Williams, Paula Meth, Katie Willis

    Geographies of Developing Areas is a thought provoking and accessible introductory text, presenting a fresh view of the Global South that challenges students' pre-conceptions and promotes lively debate. Rather than presenting the Global South as a set of problems, from rapid urbanization to poverty…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge

  • The Companion to Development Studies book cover

    The Companion to Development Studies

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Vandana Desai, Vandana Desai, Rob Potter

    The Companion to Development Studies contains over a hundred chapters written by leading international experts within the field to provide a concise and authoritative overview of the key theoretical and practical issues dominating contemporary development studies. Covering a wide range of…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge

  • Conflicts over Natural Resources in the Global South: Conceptual Approaches book cover

    Conflicts over Natural Resources in the Global South

    Conceptual Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maarten Bavinck, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Erik Mostert

    Inhabitants of poor, rural areas in the Global South heavily depend on natural resources in their immediate vicinity. Conflicts over and exploitation of these resources – whether it is water, fish, wood fuel, minerals, or land – severely affect their livelihoods. The contributors to this volume…

    Hardback – 2014-01-15
    CRC Press

  • Climate Change and Development book cover

    Climate Change and Development

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Tanner, Leo Horn-Phathanothai

    The evidence for human-induced climate change is now overwhelming, the brunt of its impacts is already being felt by poor people, and the case for urgent action is compelling. This book addresses the two greatest challenges of our time – averting catastrophic climate change and eradicating poverty…

    Paperback – 2013-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Operation Gatekeeper and Beyond: The War On

    Operation Gatekeeper and Beyond

    The War On "Illegals" and the Remaking of the U.S. – Mexico Boundary, 2nd Edition

    By Joseph Nevins

    This is a major revision and update of Nevins’ earlier classic and is an ideal text for use with undergraduate students in a wide variety of courses on immigration, transnational issues, and the politics of race, inclusion and exclusion. Not only has the author brought his subject completely up to…

    Paperback – 2013-12-06
    Routledge

  • Cities, Disaster Risk and Adaptation book cover

    Cities, Disaster Risk and Adaptation

    1st Edition

    By Christine Wamsler

    Worldwide, disasters and climate change pose a serious risk to sustainable urban development, resulting in escalating human and economic costs. Consequently, city authorities and other urban actors face the challenge of integrating risk reduction and adaptation strategies into their work. However,…

    Paperback – 2013-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Introductions to Urbanism and the City

  • A Global History of the Developing World book cover

    A Global History of the Developing World

    1st Edition

    By Christopher M. White

    A Global History of the Developing World takes a sweeping look at the historical foundations of the problems of developing world society. Encompassing Asia, Latin America and Africa, the book centralizes the struggle for self-determination in an attempt to understand how the current nation-states…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • Managing the Transition to a Sustainable Enterprise: Lessons from Frontrunner Companies book cover

    Managing the Transition to a Sustainable Enterprise

    Lessons from Frontrunner Companies, 1st Edition

    By Rob van Tulder, Rob van Tilburg, Mara Francken, Andrea da Rosa

    In combining practice and theory, this textbook provides a management perspective on the ‘business case’ for sustainability. Drawing on examples from 20 frontrunner companies located in the Netherlands, it builds upon a unique research project in which CEOs and middle-managers gave access not only…

    Paperback – 2013-08-29
    Routledge

  • Economics and Management of the Food Industry book cover

    Economics and Management of the Food Industry

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Dorfman

    This book analyzes the economics of the food industry at every stage between the farm gate and the kitchen counter. Central to the text are agricultural marketing problems such as the allocation of production between competing products (such as fresh and frozen markets), spatial competition,…

    Paperback – 2013-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Business and the Sustainability Challenge: An Integrated Perspective book cover

    Business and the Sustainability Challenge

    An Integrated Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Peter N. Nemetz

    It is vitally important for businesses to have a holistic understanding of the many issues surrounding and shaping sustainability, from competitors to government and political factors, to economics and ecological science. This integrated textbook for MBA and senior-level…

    Paperback – 2013-08-13
    Routledge

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