Taylor & Francis India: Development Studies

  • An Introduction to Sustainable Resource Use book cover

    An Introduction to Sustainable Resource Use

    1st Edition

    By Callum Hill

    This book explores the challenges our society faces in making the transition to renewable resource use in a way that is truly sustainable – environmentally, economically and socially.  After exploring the physical limits the laws of thermodynamics impose on resource exploitation, the…

    Paperback – 2011-01-27

  • Patrick Geddes and Town Planning: A Critical View book cover

    Patrick Geddes and Town Planning

    A Critical View, 1st Edition

    By Noah Hysler-Rubin

    Patrick Geddes is considered a forefather of the modern urban planning movement. This book studies the various, and even opposing ways, in which Geddes has been interpreted up to this day, providing a new reading of his life, writing and plans. Geddes' scrutiny is presented as a case study for…

    Paperback – 2011-01-12

  • Land and Limits: Interpreting Sustainability in the Planning Process book cover

    Land and Limits

    Interpreting Sustainability in the Planning Process, 2nd Edition

    By Susan Owens, Richard Cowell

    The first edition of this seminal book was written at a time of rapidly growing interest in the potential for land use planning to deliver sustainable development, and explored the connections between the two and implications for public policy. In the decade since the book was first conceived,…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    RTPI Library Series

  • Global Political Ecology book cover

    Global Political Ecology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Peet, Paul Robbins, Michael Watts

    The world is caught in the mesh of a series of environmental crises. So far attempts at resolving the deep basis of these have been superficial and disorganized. Global Political Ecology links the political economy of global capitalism with the political ecology of a series of environmental…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13

  • Fisheries Subsidies, Sustainable Development and the WTO book cover

    Fisheries Subsidies, Sustainable Development and the WTO

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anja von Moltke

    The fisheries sector is in crisis. Inappropriate subsidies to the fishing industry are a key factor responsible for worldwide fisheries depletion, overcapitalization and ecosystem degradation. There is an urgent need for an international mechanism to promote the appropriate restructuring of…

    Hardback – 2010-11-17

  • Transition Economics: Two Decades On book cover

    Transition Economics

    Two Decades On, 1st Edition

    By Gerard Turley, Peter Luke

    Celebrating twenty years of transition from socialism to capitalism, this book is designed to be the core textbook for undergraduate courses in transition economics and comparative economic systems. Given the passage of time, Transition Economics: Two Decades On reviews and accounts for the…

    Paperback – 2010-11-10

  • Water Resources and Development book cover

    Water Resources and Development

    1st Edition

    By Clive Agnew, Philip Woodhouse

    Since the start of the twenty-first century there has been an unprecedented focus upon water as a key factor in the future of both society and environment. Water management lies at the heart of strategies of development as does the added the hazard of climate change. Water Resources and…

    Paperback – 2010-11-01
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Conducting Research in Conservation: Social Science Methods and Practice book cover

    Conducting Research in Conservation

    Social Science Methods and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Helen Newing

    Conducting Research in Conservation is the first textbook on social science research methods written specifically for use in the expanding and increasingly multidisciplinary field of environmental conservation. The first section on planning a research project includes chapters on the need for…

    Paperback – 2010-10-13

  • Sustainability Unpacked: Food, Energy and Water for Resilient Environments and Societies book cover

    Sustainability Unpacked

    Food, Energy and Water for Resilient Environments and Societies, 1st Edition

    By Kristiina Vogt, Toral Patel-Weynand, Maura Shelton, Daniel J Vogt, John C. Gordon, Cal Mukumoto, Asep. S. Suntana, Patricia A. Roads

    Food, water and energy form some of the basic elements of sustainability considerations. This ground-breaking book examines and decodes these elements, exploring how a range of countries make decisions regarding their energy and bio-resource consumption and procurement. The authors consider how…

    Paperback – 2010-09-08

  • Economics and Development Studies book cover

    Economics and Development Studies

    1st Edition

    By Michael Tribe, Frederick Nixson, Andy Sumner

    Development studies textbooks and courses have sometimes tended to avoid significant economic content. However, without an understanding of the economic aspects of international development many of the more complex issues cannot be fully comprehended. Economics and Development Studies makes the…

    Paperback – 2010-08-04
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • The Economics of Industrial Development book cover

    The Economics of Industrial Development

    1st Edition

    By John Weiss

    The spread of the manufacturing industry is an important part of economic development, creating jobs, new products and trade and investment links between countries. Understanding this process is an important part of understanding how countries develop and how they are affected by current…

    Paperback – 2010-08-03

  • The Atlas of Human Migration: Global Patterns of People on the Move book cover

    The Atlas of Human Migration

    Global Patterns of People on the Move, 1st Edition

    By Russell King, Richard Black, Michael Collyer, Anthony J Fielding, Ronald Skeldon

    Migration has provided millions with an escape route from poverty or oppression, ensuring the survival, even prosperity, of individuals and their families. New currents of human migration, triggered by ethnic cleansing or climate change or economic need, are appearing all the time and immigration…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30
    The Earthscan Atlas

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