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  • Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand

    Fitting In and Sticking Out, 1st Edition

    By Anjalee Cohen

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand examines how young people in urban Chiang Mai construct an identity at the intersection of global capitalism, state ideologies and local culture. Drawing on over 15 years of ethnographic research, the book explores the impact of rapid urbanisation…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The New Urban Agenda (NUA), adopted in 2016 at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, represents a globally shared understanding of the vital link between urbanization and a sustainable future. At the heart of this new vision…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Juris Diversitas

  • Urban Competitiveness in Developing Economies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Karl Kresl

    Plenty has been written on the competitiveness of megacities, capital cities and regional hubs. Cities in developing countries have not yet received the same attention – this book fills that gap. An international team of expert academics have come together to present a comprehensive study of the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-03 
    Regions and Cities

  • The Social Context of Technological Experiences

    Three Studies from India, 1st Edition

    By Anant Kamath

    This book demonstrates how technology and society shape one another and that there are intrinsic connections between technological experiences and social relationships. It employs an array of theoretical concepts and methodological tools to examine the technology–society nexus among three urban…

    Hardback – 2020-07-06 
    Routledge India
    Science and Technology Studies

  • Corruption and the Lava Jato Scandal in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul F Lagunes, Jan Svejnar

    Corruption and the Lava Jato Scandal in Latin America brings together key international and interdisciplinary perspectives to shine new light on Lava Jato, or Operation Car Wash, Latin America’s largest corruption scandal to date. Since 2014, this scandal has unfolded in surprising ways to expose…

    Hardback – 2020-07-14 
    Routledge Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies

  • Migration and Urban Transition in India

    A Development Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by R. B. Bhagat, Archana K. Roy, Harihar Sahoo

    Migration has emerged as an important issue in the contemporary global politics and in the discourse around human development. This book highlights the role of migration in socio-economic development and its interdependence with urbanization, employment, labour, and industry. This volume…

    Hardback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge India

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