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  • Structural Adjustment, Reconstruction and Development in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kempe Ronald Hope

    First published in 1997, this volume is intended to make a contribution to both the literature and the contentious debate on the relationship between structural adjustment and reconstruction and development in Africa, as seen from the multidisciplinary perspective of academics and practitioners…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste (2013)

    1st Edition

    By Sukehiro Hasegawa

    Originally published in 2013, Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste is an insightful, analytical presentation of developments that took place in Timor-Leste from July 2002 to September 2006. It reflects an intimate knowledge of events during this period and provides a detailed focus…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Orphan Crops for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security

    Promoting Neglected and Underutilized Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Padulosi, Israel Oliver King, M.S. Swaminathan

    This book discusses the issues, challenges, needs and opportunities related to the promotion of orphan crops, known also as neglected and underutilized species (NUS). The book is structured into seven parts, covering the following themes: introduction to NUS, integrated conservation and use of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets

    Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Emilita Monville Ora, Bessie Burgos, Carmen Nyhria Roel, Blesilda M. Calub, Julian Gonsalves, Nina Lauridsen

    This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and greening school…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Intergenerational Contact Zones

    Place-based Strategies for Promoting Social Inclusion and Belonging, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Kaplan, Leng Leng Thang, Jaco Hoffman, Mariano Sánchez

    In Intergenerational Contact Zones, Kaplan, Thang, Sánchez and Hoffman introduce novel ways of thinking, planning, and designing intergenerationally enriched environments. Filled with vivid examples of how ICZs breathe new life into communities and social practices, this important volume focuses on…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Management of the Media

    Policy, Industry, Practice, 1st Edition

    By Pietari Kääpä

    In recent years the widely held misconception of the media as an ‘ephemeral’ industry has been challenged by research on the industry’s significant material footprint. Despite this material turn, no systematic study of this sector has been conducted in ways that considers the role of the media…

    Paperback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge

  • Stranded Assets and the Environment

    Risk, Resilience and Opportunity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Caldecott

    Drawing on the work of leading researchers and practitioners from a range of disciplines, including economic geography, economics, economic history, finance, law, and public policy, this edited collection provides a comprehensive assessment of stranded assets and the environment, covering the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • Healthy Urban Environments

    More-than-Human Theories, 1st Edition

    By Cecily Maller

    Set in the ‘human–environment’ interaction space, this book applies new theoretical and practical insights to understanding what makes healthy urban environments. It stems from recognition that the world is rapidly urbanising and the international concern with how to create healthy settings and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Technology and Employment Practices in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Hubert Schmitz

    Originally published in 1985, this book analyses the extent and way in which technological change determines the utilisation of labour in less developed economies. The book compares firms which are technologically very advanced with firms which use less sophisticated machinery and equipment, and…

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

  • Environment, Planning and Land Use

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Kivell, Peter Roberts, Gordon P. Walker

    Published in 1998, this work focuses on the practical issues and policies relating to planning and managing both built and natural environments. It addresses the needs to pursue a greater degree of integration between the subject matter and the international frameworks of environmental planning.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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