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  • Metropolis 2000: Planning, Poverty and Politics book cover

    Metropolis 2000

    Planning, Poverty and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Angotti

    Originally published in 1993, Metropolis 2000 analyses 20th century metropolitan development and planning under the economic and environmental conditions of the world’s regions. Attempts to achieve the physical integration of the city without economic equality have failed. The book advances the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Urban Planning Under Thatcherism: The Challenge of the Market book cover

    Urban Planning Under Thatcherism

    The Challenge of the Market, 1st Edition

    By Andy Thornley

    Originally published in 1991, Urban Planning Under Thatcherism links theory and practice to assess the changes to the planning system since 1979. It analyses the major trends by investigating the individual modifications in the legislation and the new initiatives which have introduced procedures to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Environment Scotland: Prospects for Sustainability book cover

    Environment Scotland

    Prospects for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eleanor McDowell, James McCormick

    Published in 1999, this volume provides the first thorough analysis of the elements of sustainable public policy in a devolved Scotland. Following the vote for a Scottish Parliament in the 1997 referendum, it explores the immediate and longer-term challenges likely to confront Scotland. The book…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Political Corruption and Political Geography book cover

    Political Corruption and Political Geography

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Perry

    First published 1997, this volume examines the way in which political corruption remains neglected as a matter of scholarly enquiry and research. There is still a powerful and traditional taboo which is quite out of the step with the topic’s real world significance and the increasing attention it…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Nordic Region-Building in a European Perspective book cover

    Nordic Region-Building in a European Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Harald Baldersheim, Krister Ståhlberg

    First published in 1999, this volume is a study of regional and local co-operation across national borders in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and also of regional co-operation out of the area - across the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and in the Barents region. The focus of the study is on processes…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Thatcherism and Planning: The Case of Simplified Planning Zones book cover

    Thatcherism and Planning

    The Case of Simplified Planning Zones, 1st Edition

    By Philip M. Allmendinger

    First published in 1997, this volume explores how, seventeen years after the election of the first Thatcher government, it is clear that despite the attacks, land use planning has survived. Talk during the 1980s of the death of planning and a bonfire of controls seem in hindsight distant and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Swedish Social Democracy and European Integration: The People's Home on the Market book cover

    Swedish Social Democracy and European Integration

    The People's Home on the Market, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Aylott

    First published in 1999, this volume why Europe’s arguably most successful political party, the Swedish Social Democratic Party, become so divided over European integration. Why were its grass-roots so reluctant to embrace EU membership and why did a Social Democratic government decide to stand…

    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 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Crossing Borders: Regional and Urban Perspectives on International Migration book cover

    Crossing Borders

    Regional and Urban Perspectives on International Migration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cees Gorter, Peter Nijkamp, Jacques Poot

    Published in 1998. Migration patterns at the global level have become more complex, affecting more countries, more people and for a greater variety of reasons. Consequently, international migration is receiving increasing attention throughout the world. Migration is an inherently spatial phenomenon…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa book cover

    Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    1st Edition

    By Richard Tomlinson

    Originally published in 1990, Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa examines the democratic future of South Africa in the context of policy options and constraints. The book looks at the issue of South Africa’s future including access to land and housing, marked regional differences in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

  • Urbanization in Socialist Countries book cover

    Urbanization in Socialist Countries

    1st Edition

    By Jiri Musil

    Originally published in 1980, Urbanization in Socialist Countries addresses the complex situation in urban policy development in European Socialist countries. The book examines the urban policy situation in eight countries and provides an analytical framework that addresses the fundamental issues…

    Paperback – 2019-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

  • Marriage Trafficking: Women in Forced Wedlock book cover

    Marriage Trafficking

    Women in Forced Wedlock, 1st Edition

    By Kaye Quek

    This book examines the traffic in women for marriage, a phenomenon that has been largely overlooked in international efforts to address the problem of human trafficking. In contrast to current international and state-based approaches to trafficking, which tend to focus on sex trafficking and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

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