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  • The Crime of Maldevelopment

    Economic Deregulation and Violence in the Global South, 1st Edition

    By María Laura Böhm

    This book explores the causal relationship between the deregulation of international economic interests and the forms of violence that prevail in a large part of the Global South. More specifically, this book tells the story of how transnational corporations benefitting from increasing deregulation…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Law and Development

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Yong-Shik Lee

    The book examines the theory and practice of law and development. It reviews the evolution of law and development studies and presents a general theory of law and development. The general theory sets the conceptual parameters of "law" and "development" and explains the mechanisms by which law…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Social Protection Goals in East Asia

    Strategies and Methods to Generate Fiscal Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mukul G. Asher, Fauziah Zen, Astrid Dita

    The book examines the conceptual, economic, and fiscal impact(s) of the Social Protection Floor (SPF) initiative of the International Labor Organisation (ILO) and other policy influencers by first critically examining the methodologies used by the international agencies to estimate the fiscal costs…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge-ERIA Studies in Development Economics

  • Tourism and Development in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Dolezal, Alexander Trupp, Huong T. Bui

    This book analyses the role tourism plays for sustainable development in Southeast Asia. It seeks to assesses tourism’s impact on residents and localities across the region by critically debating and offering new understandings of its dynamics on the global and local levels. Offering a myriad of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Transnational Labour Migration, Livelihoods and Agrarian Change in Nepal

    The Remittance Village, 1st Edition

    By Ramesh Sunam

    Through the prism of a Nepali remittance village, this book critically examines poverty and livelihood dynamics remade through transnational labour migration and remittances, and their interrelationships with land, rural labour and agriculture. The concept of The Remittance Village emphasises…

    Hardback – 2020-05-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge-WIAS Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Capital Mobility and Distributional Conflict in Chile, South Korea, and Turkey

    1st Edition

    By Kurtuluş Gemici

    Why did many emerging countries pursue risky financial opening policies in a reckless manner, even after the painful example of the Latin American debt crisis? Unlike trade liberalization, which has mostly been beneficial in emerging countries, the removal of capital controls has led to boom-bust…

    Hardback – 2020-05-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Rethinking Multilateralism in Foreign Aid

    Beyond the Neoliberal Hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Viktor Jakupec, Max Kelly, Jonathan Makuwira

    This edited book provides a contemporary, critical and thought-provoking analysis of the internal and external threats to Western multilateral development finance in the twenty-first century. It draws on the expertise of scholars with a range of backgrounds providing a critical exploration of the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Infrastructure of Injustice

    State and Politics in Manipur and Northeast India, 1st Edition

    By Raile Rocky Ziipao

    This book examines the dynamics of infrastructure development in Northeast India, especially Manipur, from a socio-anthropological perspective. It looks at the pattern and distribution of infrastructure in the region to analyse the impact of education, roads and health care on the livelihoods,…

    Hardback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge India

  • Philanthropy and the Future of Science and Technology

    1st Edition

    By Evan S. Michelson

    An increasingly important and often overlooked issue in science and technology policy is recognizing the role that philanthropies play in setting the direction of research. In an era where public and private resources for science are strained, the practices that foundations adopt to advance basic…

    Hardback – 2020-06-04 
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Homelessness

    Research, Practice and Policy, 1st Edition

    By S. P. K. Jena

    This book provides insights into the experiences of ‘homelessness’, while exploring its psychological, and socio-economic dimensions. Hunger, addiction, and disability, which often accompany homelessness, are brought into focus and discussed within the frameworks of promoting social …

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge India

  • Theorizing Cohesive Development

    An Alternative Paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sunil Ray, Neetu Choudhary, Rajeev K Kumar

    This volume proposes an alternative development paradigm to the existing capitalist extant one, and studies how it is distinctly different from the older system. Rooted in the principles of solidarity between humans, as well as between humans and nature, this alternative paradigm replaces the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge India

  • Opportunities for Biomass and Organic Waste Valorisation

    Finding Alternative Solutions to Disposal in South Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Godfrey, Johann F. Görgens, Henry Roman

    Following an active science-meets-industry approach on dealing with biomass and organics waste streams, this timely book foregrounds key issues facing South African policy makers, industry practitioners and scholars. The editors drew together a wide pool of experts in the biomass and organic…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge/UNISA Press Series

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