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  • Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World: Lessons from the New Bombay Experience book cover

    Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World

    Lessons from the New Bombay Experience, 1st Edition

    By Alain R.A. Jacquemin

    First published in 1999, this volume examines India and Bombay, countries which represent some of the world’s most dramatic examples of rapid urban growth. One of the strategies frequently adopted by the Indian authorities to cope with this urban growth is the development of new towns, such as New…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Policy Networks Under Pressure: Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers book cover

    Policy Networks Under Pressure

    Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers, 1st Edition

    By Carsten Daugbjerg

    First published in 1998, this book examines how established policy networks and the broader context within which they are embedded influence the choice of policy when change has been put on the agenda. It criticises the existing network literature for being predominantly descriptive, for having…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Restrictive Covenant in the Control of Land Use book cover

    The Restrictive Covenant in the Control of Land Use

    1st Edition

    By Donald L. Sabey, Ann R. Everton

    First published in 1999, this book breaks new ground by treating the restrictive covenant from the aspect of the control of land use. At its heart is a detailed account of the discharge or modification mechanism, a system of practical importance to professionals in law, planning and land management…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Land Reform and Sustainable Development book cover

    Land Reform and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert W. Dixon-Gough

    First published in 1999, this volume is unique in that it gives a valuable comparison between the current state of land reform and sustainable development across greater Europe. The chapters are broadly divided into those related to the established systems of land reform and sustainable development…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Growth and Development in Asia: Volume I: Making the Cities book cover

    Urban Growth and Development in Asia

    Volume I: Making the Cities, 1st Edition

    By Graham P. Chapman, Ashok K. Dutt

    First published in 1999, this volume begins with a panoramic survey by Nigel Harris of the drama of Asian Urbanization, based on the inaugural plenary lecture he gave to the 5th Asian Urbanization Conference held in London. In the following chapters many experts and practitioners from different…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Agrarian Reform in Theory and Practice: A Study of the Lake Titicaca Region of Bolivia book cover

    Agrarian Reform in Theory and Practice

    A Study of the Lake Titicaca Region of Bolivia, 1st Edition

    By Jane Benton

    Published in 1999. Despite the attempts of a number of Latin American republics to redistribute land resources and carry out agrarian reform programmes, ’the land question’ remains a vital political issue throughout the region. This book focuses on Bolivia, where government proposals to replace a…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Creative Governance: Opportunities for Fisheries in Europe book cover

    Creative Governance

    Opportunities for Fisheries in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Kooiman, Martijn van Vliet, Svein Jentoft

    Published in 1999, Creative Governance sets out to develop new ideas on the development of Fisheries in Europe. The scholarly and political attention for fisheries in general within Europe is predominantly focused on problems of controlling catch. In this book it is not the problems of harvesting…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland book cover

    Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland

    1st Edition

    By Piotr Jasinski, Helen Lawton-Smith

    First published in 1999 , the book is based on papers given at the final workshop of a research project into the evolution of environmental regulation in Poland undertaken as part of the UKs ERSC Global Environmental Change Programme. Other invited papers focused on the development of regulatory…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Solar Energy (1979) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Solar Energy (1979)

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Behrman

    Originally published in 1979, Solar Energy provides a tour of the world of solar energy and asks two key questions: is solar energy the key to the future of our energy needs and what are the facts and potential of this source of renewable power. The book examines solar energy from the past to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-25 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy book cover

    Thinking Ecologically About the Global Political Economy

    1st Edition

    By Ryan Katz-Rosene, Matthew Paterson

    This book advances an ecologically grounded approach to International Political Economy (IPE). Katz-Rosene and Paterson address a lacuna in the literature by exploring the question of how thinking ecologically transforms our understanding of what IPE is and should be.The volume shows the ways in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • The Archaeology of Human-Environment Interactions: Strategies for Investigating Anthropogenic Landscapes, Dynamic Environments, and Climate Change in the Human Past book cover

    The Archaeology of Human-Environment Interactions

    Strategies for Investigating Anthropogenic Landscapes, Dynamic Environments, and Climate Change in the Human Past, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Contreras

    The impacts of climate change on human societies, and the roles those societies themselves play in altering their environments, appear in headlines more and more as concern over modern global climate change intensifies. Increasingly, archaeologists and paleoenvironmental scientists are looking to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • The Nature of Modernism: Ecocritical Approaches to the Poetry of Edward Thomas, T. S. Eliot, Edith Sitwell and Charlotte Mew book cover

    The Nature of Modernism

    Ecocritical Approaches to the Poetry of Edward Thomas, T. S. Eliot, Edith Sitwell and Charlotte Mew, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Black

    This books presents the first extended study of the relationship between British modernist poetry and the environment. Challenging reductive associations of modernism as predominantly anthropocentric in character and urban in focus, the book’s central argument is that within British modernist…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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