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  • Mining in Latin America

    Critical Approaches to the New Extraction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kalowatie Deonandan, Michael L. Dougherty

    The last two decades have witnessed a dramatic expansion and intensification of mineral resource exploitation and development across the global south, especially in Latin America. This shift has brought mining more visibly into global public debates and spurred a great deal of controversy and…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Climate Change and Agricultural Development

    Improving Resilience through Climate Smart Agriculture, Agroecology and Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    Two of the greatest current challenges are climate change (and variability) and food security. Feeding nine billion people by 2050 will require major efforts aimed at climate change adaptation and mitigation. One approach to agriculture has recently been captured by the widely adopted…

    Hardback – 2016-07-13
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Urban Planning in North Africa

    1st Edition

    By Carlos Nunes Silva

    There has been relatively little written on the history of urban planning in North Africa, despite the wealth of towns and cities in this region which date back to Antiquity. The book explores the history of urban planning in North Africa and the challenges confronting contemporary urban planning…

    Hardback – 2016-07-07
    Design and the Built Environment

  • Planning for Coexistence?

    Recognizing Indigenous rights through land-use planning in Canada and Australia, 1st Edition

    By Libby Porter, Janice Barry

    Planning is becoming one of the key battlegrounds for Indigenous people to negotiate meaningful articulation of their sovereign territorial and political rights, reigniting the essential tension that lies at the heart of Indigenous-settler relations. But what actually happens in the planning…

    Hardback – 2016-06-16

  • Political Transition and Inclusive Development in Malawi

    The democratic dividend, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dan Banik, Blessings Chinsinga

    Malawi is among the few countries in sub-Saharan Africa that has witnessed significant improvements in relation to meeting the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) targets. It exhibits some of the main challenges facing African democracies while they attempt to consolidate the benefits of…

    Hardback – 2016-06-13
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Food Tourism and Regional Development

    Networks, products and trajectories, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Stefan Gössling

    Food tourism is a topic of increasing importance for many destinations. Seen as a means to potentially attract tourists and differentiate destinations and attractions by means of the association with particular products and cuisines, food is also regarded as an opportunity to generate added value…

    Hardback – 2016-05-31
    Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

  • The Common Good and Ecological Integrity

    Human Rights and the Support of Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Janice Gray, Antonio D'Aloia

    Proponents of the concept of ecological integrity argue that it is a necessary component of global governance on which the sustainable future of the planet and its inhabitants depends. This book presents the latest research and current thinking on the role of ecological integrity in…

    Hardback – 2016-05-25

  • Social Mobilization, Global Capitalism and Struggles over Food

    A Comparative Study of Social Movements, 1st Edition

    By Renata Motta

    This book explores the transformation of Brazil and Argentina into two of the world’s largest producers of genetically modified (GM) crops. Systematically comparing their stories in order to explain their paths, differences, ruptures and changes, the author reveals that the emergence of the two…

    Hardback – 2016-05-13
    Entangled Inequalities: Exploring Global Asymmetries

  • Housing and Home Unbound

    Intersections in economics, environment and politics in Australia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicole Cook, Aidan Davison, Louise Crabtree

    Housing and Home Unbound pioneers understandings of housing and home as a meeting ground in which intensive practices, materials and meanings tangle with extensive economic, environmental and political worlds. Cutting across disciplines, the book opens up the conceptual and empirical study of…

    Hardback – 2016-05-05
    Routledge Housing Research Series

  • Rethinking Life at the Margins

    The Assemblage of Contexts, Subjects, and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Lancione

    Experimenting with new ways of looking at the contexts, subjects, processes and multiple political stances that make up life at the margins, this book provides a novel source for a critical rethinking of marginalisation. Drawing on post-colonialism and critical assemblage thinking, the rich…

    Hardback – 2016-05-03

  • Pastoralism and Common Pool Resources

    Rangeland co-management, property rights and access in Mongolia, 1st Edition

    By Sandagsuren Undargaa

    The grazing of animals on common land and associated property rights were the original basis of the concept of "the tragedy of the commons". Drawing on the classic work of Elinor Ostrom and the readings of political ecology, this book questions the application of exclusive property rights to mobile…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11

  • Global Economic Crisis and Local Economic Development

    International cases and policy responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Begley, Dan Coffey, Tom Donnelly, Carole Thornley

    This book offers a collaborative investigation of  the policies and practices which have redeveloped local and national economies in the aftermath of the global economic crisis which erupted in 2008. It explores 'localised' models of economic development, including problems of diversity and balance…

    Hardback – 2016-03-24
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

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