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  • Semi-Detached London

    Suburban Development, Life and Transport, 1900-39, 1st Edition

    By Richard J R Kirkby

    Originally published in 1973, Semi-Detached London looks at the great suburban expansion of London between the two world wars. The book covers all aspects of urban history, presenting an authoritative and balanced account of the Great Suburban Age, and the final uninhibited forty years before the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • 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

  • Regional Development in an Age of Structural Economic Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Piet Rietveld, Daniel Shefer

    First published in 1999, this volume addresses various themes in regional development studies from the perspective of structural economic change. Particular attention is paid to factors having long-run implications for regional development, such as innovation and knowledge production. Innovation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Dynamics of Innovative Regions

    The GREMI Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Remigio Ratti, Alberto Bramanti, Richard Gordon

    First published in 1997, this volume originates from the fourth cycle of GREMI (Groupe de Recherche Européen sur les Milieux Innovateurs) research, focusing on territorial innovative processes and the competitive advantages of the complex socio-economic fabric of milieu innovateurs. The book is…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainable Development of the North Atlantic Margin

    Selected Contributions to the Thirteenth International Seminar on Marginal Regions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reginald Byron, James Walsh, Proinnsias Breathnach

    First published in 1997, this timely collection of papers takes an interdisciplinary approach to examining sustainable development in a wide range of countries such as Ireland, Norway and Wales on the North Atlantic Margin. It features specialists in geography, social anthropology, tourism,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Uneven Development in South East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Dixon, David Drakakis-Smith

    First published in 1997, this volume responds to the rapid change in mid-1980s South East Asia, exploring the uneven distribution of development within the region and providing broad coverage of different aspects of this unevenness at both the regional and national levels. Specialists in economics,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The System of Protection and Industrial Development in Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    By Lindani B. Ndlovu

    First published in 1994, this volume’s seeks to evaluate the impact of trade restrictions and other forms of government intervention on the development of manufacturing industries in Zimbabwe in the 1980s. The study focuses on the period after independence in Zimbabwe up to 1989. The emphasis of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Role of Livestock in Agricultural Development

    Theoretical Approaches and Their Application in the Case of Sri Lanka, 1st Edition

    By Regina Birner

    First published in 1999, this study aims to develop a theoretical framework for the analysis of livestock farming systems and their conditions of change. The framework should be generally applicable in developing countries and make it possible to analyse livestock farming in different…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Family and Population Changes in Singapore

    A unique case in the global family change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, Shu Hu

    This book depicts the evolution of Singapore’s family and population landscape in the last half a century, the related public policies, and future challenges. Since the country gained independence in 1965, family and population policies have been integral to her nation-building strategies. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03 
    Routledge

  • The Appeal of the Philippines

    Spain, Cultural Representation and Politics, 1st Edition

    By José Miguel Díaz Rodríguez

    This book examines the different means through which Spain has revisited its ex-colony - the Philippines - since 2000. Focusing on several major exhibitions organised in the period 1998-2017, the ‘poetics’ (narratives and meaning) and ‘politics’ (institutional power) of Spanish representations of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03 
    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

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