Development Studies Products

  • Universal Basic Income

    1st Edition

    By Brian McDonough, Jessie Bustillos Morales

    Universal basic income is a controversial policy which is causing a stir amongst academics, politicians, journalists and policy-makers all over the world. The idea of receiving ‘money for nothing’, with no strings attached, has for a long time appeared a crazy or radical proposal. But today, this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • Zoning

    A Guide for 21st-Century Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elliott Sclar, Bernadette Baird-Zars, Lauren Ames Fischer, Valerie Stahl

    Zoning is at once a key technical competency of urban planning practice and a highly politicized regulatory tool. How this contradiction between the technical and political is resolved has wide-reaching implications for urban equity and sustainability, two key concerns of urban planning. Moving…

    Hardback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge

  • Latin American Economic Development

    3rd Edition

    By Javier A. Reyes, W. Charles Sawyer

    Latin America is one of the most intriguing parts of the world. The region’s illustrious history, culture, and geography are famous internationally, but in terms of  economics, Latin America has been generally associated with problems. For many, the combination of a resource-rich region and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Development Economics

  • Ethical and Responsible Tourism

    Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony O’Rourke, Marko Koščak

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism explains the methods and practices used to manage the environmental impact of tourism on local communities and destinations. The three core themes of the book – destination management, environmental and social aspects of ethical sustainable development and business…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Poverty

    1st Edition

    By Bent Greve

    Poverty has dire consequences on the ability to fulfil one’s aspirations for life. Poverty has strong implications for social cohesion and societies’ abilities to function in harmonious ways. This book presents the readers with the core concepts, latest development and knowledge about policies that…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Regional Development

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Jay Mitra

    The fields of entrepreneurship, innovation and regional development are inextricably linked, with people, organisations and the environment or their location, forming the main building blocks in an integrated model of value creation. This second edition of a key textbook draws on the diversity of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Gender and Development

    3rd Edition

    By Janet Momsen

    This revised and updated third edition of Gender and Development provides a concise, accessible introduction to gender and development issues in the developing world and in the transition countries of Eastern and Central Europe. The nine chapters include discussions on: changes in theoretical…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Higher Education and Sustainability

    Opportunities and Challenges for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ulisses Manuel de Miranda Azeiteiro, J. Paulo Davim

    The book provides descriptions of experiences from research and educational sustainability projects and the role HEIs can play together with contributions presenting a variety of initiatives showing how SDGs are being implemented. The book promotes the theoretical and practical understanding on…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09
    CRC Press
    Higher Education and Sustainability

  • Globalization, Planning and Local Economic Development

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Beer, Terry L. Clower

    This textbook is concerned with economic development at the local, community or regional scale. Its aim is to provide students with a comprehensive introduction to contemporary thinking about locally based economic development, how growth can be planned and how that development can be realized. &…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge

  • Agribusiness

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Julian Roche

    Agribusiness offers a unique introduction to the business of agriculture: what agribusiness is, why it matters, what the role of technology is, how trade fits into the picture, what its key risks are, who is lending and investing and why, and what returns they are getting. It is both practical in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Urban Disaster Resilience

    Integrating Mitigation, Preparedness, and Recovery Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael K Lindell

    The Routledge Handbook of Urban Disaster Resilience emphasizes the intersection of urban planning and hazard mitigation as critical for community resilience, considering the interaction of social, environmental, and physical systems with disasters. The Handbook introduces and discusses the phases…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge

  • Understanding Global Politics

    Actors and Themes in International Affairs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Larres, Ruth Wittlinger

    Contemporary international affairs are largely shaped by widely differing thematic issues and actors, such as nation states, international institutions, NGOs and multinational companies. Obtaining a deeper understanding of these multifaceted themes and actors is crucial for developing a…

    Paperback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge

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