• Governing Shale Gas: Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe book cover

    Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Ioan M. Charnley-Parry, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, have increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Paperback – 2020-02-07 
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  • Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reforms: A Guide to Economic and Political Complexity book cover

    Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reforms

    A Guide to Economic and Political Complexity, 1st Edition

    By Jun Rentschler

    Countries around the world are spending up to $500 billion per year on subsidising fossil fuel consumption. By some estimates, the G20 countries alone are spending around another $450 billion on subsidising fossil fuel production. In addition, the indirect social welfare costs of these subsidies…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
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  • Climate Justice and the Economy: Social mobilization, knowledge and the political book cover

    Climate Justice and the Economy

    Social mobilization, knowledge and the political, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Gaarsmand Jacobsen

    As climate change has increasingly become the main focus of environmentalist activism since the late 1990s, the global economic drivers of CO2 emissions are now a major concern for radical greens. In turn, the emphasis on connected crises in both natural and social systems has attracted more…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
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  • A Critical Approach to Climate Change Adaptation: Discourses, Policies and Practices book cover

    A Critical Approach to Climate Change Adaptation

    Discourses, Policies and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Silja Klepp, Libertad Chavez-Rodriguez

    This edited volume brings together critical research on climate change adaptation discourses, policies, and practices from a multi-disciplinary perspective. Drawing on examples from countries including Colombia, Mexico, Canada, Germany, Russia, Tanzania, Indonesia, and the Pacific Islands, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
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  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Stéphanie Bijlmakers

    Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law examines the responsibilities of business enterprises for human rights from a legal perspective. It analyses the legal status of the ‘corporate responsibility to respect human rights’ as articulated by the United Nations Guiding Principles…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
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  • Technology Transfer and East-West Relations book cover

    Technology Transfer and East-West Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Schaffer

    Originally published in 1985, in the deteriorating climate of East-West relations technology transfer became vitally important. The Eastern bloc desperately needed Western technology to assist in the development of the socialist economies, but a proposed US ban on the export of Western technology…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • European Food Aid Policy book cover

    European Food Aid Policy

    1st Edition

    By John Cathie

    Published in 1997, this book traces the development of European Food Aid Policy from its inception in the 1960s through to the 1990s. This covers the change from a surplus disposal programme in the early days to the present policy. The European Food Aid Policy is one of the few areas of development…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Catastrophes and Conflicts: Scientific Approaches to Their Control book cover

    Catastrophes and Conflicts

    Scientific Approaches to Their Control, 1st Edition

    By Klaus Gottstein

    First published in 1999, this book describes what the International community of scientific institutions could do to reverse this trend, by pooling its know-how and resources in International and interdisciplinary working groups and standing committees, by preparing options for action and by…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Democracy Denied: Identity, Civil Society and Illiberal Democracy in Hong Kong book cover

    Democracy Denied

    Identity, Civil Society and Illiberal Democracy in Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Thomas

    Published in 1999, this book is designed to provide the reader with a detailed understanding of Hong Kong’s social and political development. It offers a contemporary, holistic understanding of Hong Kong, which will not only complement existing works but also provide the reader with a solid…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Administrators of Empire book cover

    Administrators of Empire

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Burkholder

    Published in 1998, the expansion of Europe overseas required the creation of institutions for governing the conquered peoples, as well as the conquerors, their descendants, and later immigrants. As a group, bureaucrats were essential for the preservation of extensive and long-lasting European…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Foreign Direct Investment in Korea: The Role of the State book cover

    Foreign Direct Investment in Korea

    The Role of the State, 1st Edition

    By Bernie Bishop

    Published in 1997, this book traces the history of foreign investment policy in South Korea from 1961 until the present. It shows how Korea adopted a highly successful interventionist strategy towards foreign direct investment channeling it into areas of the economy where it could achieve the most…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Europe and Finland: Defining the Political Identity of Finland in Western Europe book cover

    Europe and Finland

    Defining the Political Identity of Finland in Western Europe, 1st Edition

    By Teija Tiilikainen

    First published in 1998, this volume asked the question, what is Europe?. What is Finland’s position in Europe?. The author tries to give an answer to these questions by defining first Europe in terms of its key political traditions and then locating Finland into this map of historical ideas. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

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