Taylor & Francis India: Development Studies

  • The Principles of Sustainability book cover

    The Principles of Sustainability

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Dresner

    At a time of increasingly rapid environmental deterioration and climate change, sustainability is one of the most important issues facing the world. Can we create a sustainable society? What would that mean? How should we set about doing it? How can we bring about such a profound change in the way…

    Paperback – 2008-08-28
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sustainability Economics: Towards Pluralism in Economics book cover

    Understanding Sustainability Economics

    Towards Pluralism in Economics, 1st Edition

    By Peter Soderbaum

    This highly readable yet challenging book provides a critical examination of the failings of mainstream economics and the resultant environmental problems we are facing. Most importantly, it articulates what an alternative economics for sustainability would look like in both theory and practice.…

    Paperback – 2008-08-26
    Routledge

  • Reconstructing Motherhood and Disability in the Age of Perfect Babies book cover

    Reconstructing Motherhood and Disability in the Age of Perfect Babies

    1st Edition

    By Gail Landsman

    Examining mothers of newly diagnosed disabled children within the context of new reproductive technologies and the discourse of choice, this book uses anthropology and disability studies to revise the concept of "normal" and to establish a social environment in which the expression of full lives…

    Paperback – 2008-08-20
    Routledge

  • The New Global Frontier: Urbanization, Poverty and Environment in the 21st Century book cover

    The New Global Frontier

    Urbanization, Poverty and Environment in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Martine, Gordon McGranahan, Mark Montgomery, Rogelio Fernandez-Castilla

    The world�s developing countries will be experiencing massive increases in their urban populations over the 21st century. If managed intelligently and humanely, this growth can pave the way to sustainable development; otherwise, it will favour higher levels of poverty and environmental stress. The…

    Paperback – 2008-08-20
    Routledge

  • The Global Architect: Firms, Fame and Urban Form book cover

    The Global Architect

    Firms, Fame and Urban Form, 1st Edition

    By Donald McNeill

    The Global Architect explores the increasing significance of globalization processes on urban change, architectural practice and the built environment. In what is primarily a critical sociological overview of the current global architectural industry, Donald McNeill covers the "star system" of…

    Paperback – 2008-08-05
    Routledge
    Cultural Spaces

  • Green Development: Environment and Sustainability in a Developing World book cover

    Green Development

    Environment and Sustainability in a Developing World, 3rd Edition

    By Bill Adams

    The concept of sustainability lies at the core of the challenge of environment and development and the way governments, business and environmental groups respond to it. Green Development provides a clear and coherent analysis of sustainable development in both theory and practice. This third…

    Paperback – 2008-07-30
    Routledge

  • Leftovers: Tales of the Latin American Left book cover

    Leftovers

    Tales of the Latin American Left, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jorge G. Castañeda, Marco A. Morales

    Over a decade ago, Jorge Castañeda wrote the classic Utopia Unarmed, which offered a penetrating and comprehensive account of the Latin American left’s fate at the end of the Cold War. Since then, the left across Latin America has travelled in paths no one could have predicted. Latin American…

    Paperback – 2008-07-07
    Routledge

  • The Development Reader book cover

    The Development Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sharad Chari, Stuart Corbridge

    The Development Reader brings together fifty-four key readings on development history, theory and policy: Adam Smith and Karl Marx meet, among others, Robert Wade, Amartya Sen and Jeffrey Sachs. It shows how debates around development have been structured by different readings of the roles…

    Paperback – 2008-06-17
    Routledge

  • Partnerships for Empowerment: Participatory Research for Community-based Natural Resource Management book cover

    Partnerships for Empowerment

    Participatory Research for Community-based Natural Resource Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Wilmsen, William F. Elmendorf, Larry Fisher, Jacquelyn Ross, Brinda Sarathy, Gail Wells

    Participatory research has emerged as an approach to producing knowledge that is sufficiently grounded in local needs and realities to support community-based natural resource management (CBNRM), and it is often touted as crucial to the sustainable management of forests and other natural resources.…

    Paperback – 2008-06-05
    Routledge

  • The Development Economics Reader book cover

    The Development Economics Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Giorgio Secondi

    This book draws together the most authoritative articles on development economics published in the past few years, is aimed at undergraduate level and is suitable for students with little or no background in economics. The main themes include poverty, foreign aid, agriculture and human capital,…

    Paperback – 2008-04-30
    Routledge

  • Southeast Asian Development book cover

    Southeast Asian Development

    1st Edition

    By Andrew McGregor

    Southeast Asia has long fascinated development practitioners and researchers for being one of the few regions of the world that has resisted global trends to become a successful developing region. Divided into accessible thematic chapters, this book adopts a unique perspective of equitable…

    Paperback – 2008-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • The Transnational Studies Reader: Intersections and Innovations book cover

    The Transnational Studies Reader

    Intersections and Innovations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peggy Levitt, Sanjeev Khagram

    In recent years, 'transnationalism' has become a key analytical concept across the social sciences. While theoretical approaches to the study of global social phenomena have traditionally focused on the nation-state as the central defining framework, transnational studies views social experience as…

    Paperback – 2007-11-27
    Routledge

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