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  • The Economics of the East Asia Steel Industries: Production, Consumption and Trade book cover

    The Economics of the East Asia Steel Industries

    Production, Consumption and Trade, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yanrui Wu

    First published in 1998, the objective of this book is to provide a detailed examination of steel production, consumption and trade in East Asia. Specifically, it addresses steel trade and investment environment in East Asia and forecasts steel price movement in the future. In addition, a major…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Trade Unions and Sustainable Democracy in Africa book cover

    Trade Unions and Sustainable Democracy in Africa

    1st Edition

    By Gerard Kester, Ousmane Oumarou Sidibe

    First published in 1997, this volume sets out to open a dialogue with the trade union movement and its social partners including civil society, political leaders and the scientific community. The authors, all of whom work closely with APADEP, have drawn on their personal experience and have been…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500 book cover

    Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henk Schmal

    Originally published in 1981, Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500 examines urbanisation in Europe since 1500, paying particular attention to the underlying factors which govern the differentiated process of urbanisation. The book goes on to formulate some of the ways in which these factors…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Signs of Change: Urban Iconographies in San Francisco, 1880-1915 book cover

    Signs of Change

    Urban Iconographies in San Francisco, 1880-1915, 1st Edition

    By Ron Robin

    Originally published in 1990, Signs of Change assess the people of San Francisco according to their own demonstrative standards through the visual symbols. Special attention is devoted to the visual perceptions of immigrants, those whose senses were not smothered by over-familiarity or protracted…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • The History of The Great Northern Railway: 1845 - 1902 book cover

    The History of The Great Northern Railway

    1845 - 1902, 1st Edition

    By Charles H. Grinling

    Published in 1903, this book provides a complete account of the origin and development of the Great Northern Railway Company from its inception to the year 1802, a period of around 60 years.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • An Analysis of Policy Implementation in the Third World book cover

    An Analysis of Policy Implementation in the Third World

    1st Edition

    By Marcus Powell

    First published in 1999, this book analyzes the process involved in implementing Technical and Vocational Education and Training policies in the countries of Jamaica and The Gambia. A critical approach was used to analyse the role played by different actors in this process, both at public and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • A Question of Identity book cover

    A Question of Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anne J. Kershen

    Published in 1998, this book is a multi-disciplinary exploration of one of the most vital issues in the contemporary world. Never was this topic more relevant than now, on the threshold of the twenty-first century. At a time when the global economy, European citizenship and worldwide…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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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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  • Contemporary Issues in Socio–Economic Reform in Zambia book cover

    Contemporary Issues in Socio–Economic Reform in Zambia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Herrick Chota Mpuku, Ivan Zyuulu

    First published in 1997, this edited volume emerged in response to Zambia’s recent reinstatement of multiparty democracy and its ensuing economic, social policy and public administrative reform. Following the establishment of the single party state under the United National Independence Party in…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Changing Trains: Railway Reform and the Role of Competition: The Experience of Six Countries book cover

    Changing Trains

    Railway Reform and the Role of Competition: The Experience of Six Countries, 1st Edition

    By Didier van de Velde

    Published in 1999. The book presents and compares the new relationships between transport authorities and railway companies in a number of countries (Great Britain, Sweden, Japan, Germany, Switzerland and France). It also presents a number of case studies focusing on the role of contracts,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Cultivating Grass-Roots for Regional Development in a Globalising Economy: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Organised Markets book cover

    Cultivating Grass-Roots for Regional Development in a Globalising Economy

    Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Organised Markets, 1st Edition

    By James Cécora

    First published in 1999. The key to successful regional development is more a personality issue than a global one, contends social economist Dr. James Cécora. With a fresh new interdisciplinary approach, Cécora tackles traditional economic theory to show that a distinct type of individual, the '…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • 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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