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  • New Urbanism

    Life, Work, and Space in the New Downtown, 1st Edition

    By Ilse Helbrecht

    Edited by Peter Dirksmeier

    The advent of the 21st century marks the unfolding of a new urbanism, of a new urban fabric in the making. Bringing together a range of leading scholars from a wide range of disciplines, this edited collection examines innovative urban redevelopment projects around Europe and North America which…

    Hardback – 2012-04-28

  • Agricultural Development in China and Africa

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Li Xiaoyun, Qi Gubo, Tang Lixia, Zhao Lixia, Jin Leshan, Guo Zhanfeng, Wu Jin

    Many African countries are increasingly interested in learning from China's experiences in achieving effective agricultural development. The Chinese government and academic community are also keen to share experiences and lessons with Africa. China made agriculture one of its development assistance…

    Hardback – 2012-04-24

  • Community Futures, Legal Architecture

    Foundations for Indigenous Peoples in the Global Mining Boom, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcia Langton, Judy Longbottom

    How are indigenous and local people faring in their dealings with mining and related industries in the first part of the 21st century? The unifying experience in all the resource-rich states covered in the book is the social and economic disadvantage experienced by indigenous peoples and local…

    Hardback – 2012-04-17

  • Ecosystems and Integrated Water Resources Management in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. R. N. Gunawardena, Brij Gopal, Hemesiri Kotagama

    This book provides an ecosystem perspective in addressing the water resource management issues in the South Asian region. It argues that aspects such as sources of water, its distribution and users; land–water interrelations; drivers of change such as laws, policies and institutions; management of…

    Hardback – 2012-02-13
    Routledge India

  • Institutional Innovation in Water Management

    The Scottish Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by W.R.D. Sewell, J.T. Coppock, A. Pitkethly

    Water supply is high on the international political agenda. This study, using the Scottish experience as an examplar, shows that institutional innovation is as important if not more so than improved technology in providing water for a growing world population.…

    Paperback – 2011-12-13
    CRC Press

  • A Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert A. Francis

    Invasive non-native species are a major threat to global biodiversity. Often introduced accidentally through international travel or trade, they invade and colonize new habitats, often with devastating consequences for the local flora and fauna. Their environmental impacts can range from damage to…

    Hardback – 2011-12-12

  • Rebuilding Local Communities in the Wake of Disaster

    Social Recovery in Sri Lanka and India, 1st Edition

    By Martin Mulligan, Yaso Nadarajah

    This book examines the sociological consequences of disaster relief and recovery, and uncovers its impact on the communities that were affected by the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004. It is the most extensive and intensive study of post-disaster community rebuilding yet reported in the literature on…

    Hardback – 2011-12-02
    Routledge India

  • Marine Environmental Governance

    From International Law to Local Practice, 1st Edition

    By Erika Techera

    Marine Environmental Governance: From International Law to Local Practice considers the relationship between international environmental law and community-based management of marine areas. Focusing on small island states, in which indigenous populations have to a large extent continued to maintain…

    Hardback – 2011-09-12

  • The Common Agricultural Policy after the Fischler Reform

    National Implementations, Impact Assessment and the Agenda for Future Reforms, 1st Edition

    By Alessandro Sorrentino, Roberto Henke

    Providing an updated state of the art report on the effects of the 2003 Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) reform, this volume has a particular emphasis on the governance of institutional changes and national/regional implementation. Written from an agricultural economist's point of view and enriched…

    Hardback – 2011-08-28

  • Protected Areas, Sustainable Land?

    1st Edition

    By Estienne Rodary

    Edited by Catherine Aubertin

    Protected areas, such as nature reserves, national parks and marine conservation areas, are the main tool of nature conservation policies and are increasing on a worldwide scale. They are one of the main forms of environmental planning, and conservation institutions have increasing means at their…

    Hardback – 2011-08-18

  • Sponsoring Nature

    Environmental Philanthropy for Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Maano Ramutsindela, Marja Spierenburg, Harry Wels

    Saving the world's flora and fauna, especially high-profile examples such as chimpanzees, whales and the tropical rain forests, is big business. Individuals and companies channel their resources to the preservation of nature through various ways, one of which is the funding of environmental…

    Hardback – 2011-08-01

  • Foreign Direct Investment and Urban Growth in China

    1st Edition

    By Lei Wang

    This book puts forward an institutional explanation of the recent dynamics of foreign direct investment (FDI) in China. It argues that the concentration of FDI in the Chinese manufacturing economy since the beginning of this century is largely the result of China's entrepreneurial urban growth…

    Hardback – 2011-06-28

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