Development Studies Products

  • Energy Sustainability and Development in ASEAN and East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Phoumin Han, Farhad Taghizadeh-Hesary, Fukunari Kimura

    The rapid and sustained economic growth of the past two decades has led to marked increases in energy demand in the region, and developing Asia will continue to lead the energy demand growth. The increase in energy demand threatens energy security and efforts to curb carbon dioxide emissions,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice

    Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lawson, Adam Dubin, Lea Mwambene

    Access to justice is a fundamental right guaranteed under a wide body of international, regional and domestic laws. In Africa, women make up much of Africa’s poorest and most marginalized population, and as such are often prevented from enforcing rights or seeking other recourse. This book brings…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Development, Environment and Migration

    Lessons for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Irudaya Rajan, Debabrata Baral

    This book brings the discourses around social justice and sustainable development into focus by looking at India’s mining sector and the state’s frameworks for economic development. The essays in this volume, analyse mining practices in the mineral rich areas of eastern India through various case…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge India

  • Home Gardens for Improved Food Security and Livelihoods

    1st Edition

    Edited by D. Hashini Galhena Dissanayake, Karimbhai M. Maredia

    Home Gardens for Improved Food Security and Livelihoods demonstrates how home gardens hold particular significance for resource-poor and marginalized communities in developing countries, and how they offer a versatile strategy towards building local and more resilient food systems. With food and…

    Hardback – 2020-07-06 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • 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

  • 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 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • 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

  • Education and Caste in India

    The Dalit Question, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ghanshyam Shah, Kanak Kanti Bagchi, Vishwanatha Kalaiah

    Seven decades since Indian Independence, education takes the centre stage in every major discussion on development, especially when we talk about social exclusion, Dalits and reservations today. This book examines social inclusion in the education sector in India for Scheduled Castes. The…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge India

  • China

    Confucius in the Shadows, 1st Edition

    By Poonam Surie

    The book is a study of Confucius and the Confucian philosophy of being non-confrontationist, benevolent and with values such as filial piety and harmony. It covers an array of themes including Qufu: Confucius Country, Music and Poetry across China, Chinese Foreign Policy, Philosophy and China’s…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Fixed Borders, Fluid Boundaries

    Identity, Resources and Mobility in Northeast India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chandan Kumar Sharma, Reshmi Banerjee

    This book provides an understanding of the challenges in Northeast India in terms of the nature of flows and ruptures in the daily lives of people. It brings together multiple and interconnected issues of identity, development, environment, migration, land alienation, and policy impacts to the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge India

  • Urban Gardening as Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chiara Tornaghi, Chiara Certomà

    While most of the existing literature on community gardens and urban agriculture share a tendency towards either an advocacy view or a rather dismissive approach on the grounds of the co-optation of food growing, self-help and voluntarism to the neoliberal agenda, this collection investigates and…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

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