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  • The Urban and Regional Transformation of Britain

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Goddard, Anthony Champion

    Originally published in 1983 The Urban and Regional Transformation of Britain, analyses economic and social changes recorded across the cities and regions of Britain since the Barlow Report. The collection analyses the whole country at a more detailed scale than the ten Standard Regions, for which…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Forecasting Techniques for Urban and Regional Planning

    1st Edition

    By Brian Field

    Edited by Bryan Macgregor

    Originally published in 1987, Forecasting Techniques for Urban and Regional Planning is an introduction to the various analytical techniques which have been developed and applied in urban and regional analysis in planning practice. The subjects covered are population, housing, employment, transport…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Urban Markets

    Developing Informal Retailing, 1st Edition

    By David Dewar, Vanessa Watson

    Originally published in 1990, Urban Markets looks at how the informal sector of the economy should be encouraged to assist in the alleviation of problems of poverty and unemployment. Despite this rhetoric, few concrete, implementable ways have been developed. This book is concerned with one such…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • How Non-Permanent Workers Learn and Develop

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Helen Bound, Karen Evans, Sahara Sadik, Annie Karmel

    How Non-Permanent Workers Learn and Develop is an empirically based exploration of the challenges and opportunities non-permanent workers face in accessing quality work, learning, developing occupational identities and striving for sustainable working lives. Based on a study of 100 non-permanent…

    Paperback – 2020-03-06
    Routledge

  • The Future of the Economy

    East-West Perspectives on Pathways Through Disruption, 1st Edition

    By John Powers, Vikram Khanna

    As the pace of economic change seems to only quicken, including rapid technological advance, today’s advanced economies face uncertainty from a number of directions, most of which have the potential to change established modes of thinking and the institutional arrangements that underpin basic…

    Paperback – 2020-03-06
    Routledge

  • The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s

    Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka

    First published in 1998, this volume represents the outcome of a seminar as part of the continuing efforts of the Convocation of the University of Dar es Salam to maintain a dialogue with the Government of Tanzania on its socio-economic problems. Its aim was to underscore heightened public concern…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Unequal Unemployed

    Discrimination, Unemployment and State Policy in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Maura Sheehan, Mike Tomlinson

    First published in 1999, this volume is about unemployment and discrimination, with a focus on Northern Ireland and its debate over patterns of inequality between unemployed Catholics and Protestants. The Unequal Unemployed uses the important and revealing context of Northern Ireland to review the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender and Precarious Research Careers

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annalisa Murgia, Barbara Poggio

    The literature on gender and science shows that scientific careers continue to be characterised – albeit with important differences among countries – by strong gender discriminations, especially in more prestigious positions. Much less investigated is the issue of which stage in the career such…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Keys to Successful Immigration

    Implications of the New Jersey Experience, 1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Espenshade

    Published in 1997. The Urban Institute has been studying immigration for almost a decade and a half. In recent years, the Institute’s focus has widened to include immigration integration. Unlike immigration policy, which is a federal responsibility, policies regarding immigrant integration have…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Making Up Accountants

    The Organizational and Professional Socialization of Trainee Chartered Accountants, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Anderson-Gough

    Edited by Keith Robson

    First published in 1998, this organizational and professional socialization of trainee chartered accountants reports the findings of an ICAEW funded research project which explored the training and socialization of trainee accountants in two Big Six firms in the UK. The background to the research,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Policy and the Labour Market

    1st Edition

    By Philip R. de Jong, Theodore R. Marmor

    First published in 1997, this volume examines why, while mature welfare states are being trimmed and privatised, new social welfare arrangement are implemented in formerly communist and newly industrialised countries. The papers in this volume bring together these different worlds, but also…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Technological Change, Industrial Restructuring and Regional Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ash Amin, John Goddard

    Originally published in 1986, this book was published at a time when the manufacturing structure of advanced economies was transformed. The growing internationalization of production, the rising power of giant corporations and the increasing rate of technological innovation remain key issues…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

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