Development Geography Products

  • The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North-South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the twenty-first century.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Power, Empowerment and Social Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rosemary McGee, Jethro Pettit

    This book uncovers how power operates around the world, and how it can be resisted or transformed through empowered collective action and social leadership. The stakes have never been higher. Recent years have seen a rapid escalation of inequalities, the rise of new global powers and corporate…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Post-Politics and Civil Society in Asian Cities

    Spaces of Depoliticization, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sonia Lam-Knott, Creighton Connolly, Kong Chong Ho

    Bringing together an interdisciplinary group of scholars, Post-Politics and Civil Society in Asian Cities examines how the concept of ‘post-politics’ has manifested across a range of Asian cities, and the impact this has had on state-society relationships in processes of urban governance. This…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Smart Growth and Sustainable Transport in Cities

    1st Edition

    By Amir Shakibamanesh, Mahshid Ghorbanian, Seyed Navid Mashhadi Moghadam

    This book delves into the urban planning theory of ‘smart growth’ to encourage the creation of smart cities where compact urban spaces are optimized to create transit-oriented, pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly areas, with a clear focus on developing a sustainable, humanistic transport system. Over…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge

  • IMF and World Bank Sponsored Structural Adjustment Programs in Africa

    Ghana's Experience, 1983-1999, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kwadwo Konadu-Agyemang

    This title was first published in 2001: Bringing together geographers, planners, political scientists, economists, rural development specialists, bankers, public administrators and other development experts, this volume questions the benefits of Structural Adjustment Programmes (SAPs). It…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rural Development in China

    Insights from the Beef Industry, 1st Edition

    By Scott A. Waldron, Colin G. Brown

    This title was first published in 2003. The greatest challenge facing China today is to curb the growing economic divide between urban and rural people. Achieving this requires that the rural economy in general, and rural industries in particular, transform rapid growth into sustained development.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Regionalism and Uneven Development in Southern Africa

    The Case of the Maputo Development Corridor, 1st Edition

    By Fredrik Söderbaum, Ian Taylor

    This title was first published in 2003. This volume advances our understanding of how Southern Africa is currently being reconfigured, critically examining what has been marketed as the "flagship" of the Spatial Development Initiative programme in Southern Africa: the Maputo Development Corridor (…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reshaping Regional Planning

    A Northern Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Brita Olerup

    Edited by Folke Snickars

    This title was first published in 2002: Uniting scholars from across the full range of social sciences, this distinctive volume provides a unique overview of northern European planning. It examines all the key issues as well as the evolution, traditions, current innovations and future developments…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Manoeuvring in an Environment of Uncertainty

    Structural Change and Social Action in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    By Boel Berner, Per Trulsson

    This title was first published in 2000. Recent years have seen tremendous economic and political changes in Sub-Saharan Africa. The contributors to this volume focus on the pressing problem of how actors in their everyday life, political and social action handle uncertainty. With the help of rich…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Land Reform in Zimbabwe: Constraints and Prospects

    1st Edition

    By Colin Stoneman

    Edited by T.A.S. Bowyer-Bower

    This title was first published in 2000. Drs Tanya Bowyer-Bower and Colin Stoneman compile the views of top researchers, members of Government, civil society, NGOs, funders, and Zimbabwe’s three farmers’ unions. The history of land reform in Zimbabwe is addressed and the current proposed reform…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainable Development and Geographical Space

    Issues of Population, Environment, Globalization and Education in Marginal Regions, 1st Edition

    By Heikki Jussila, Roser Majoral

    This title was first published in 2002: While world-wide political, sociological and economic processes encourage the marginalization of peripheral areas, the general degradation of the ecosystem increasingly affects marginal populations as they are more likely to use natural resources. The fact…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Community Forestry in Nepal

    Adapting to a Changing World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Thwaites, Robert Fisher, Mohan Poudel

    Community forestry focuses on the link between forest resources and livelihoods and contributes to forest conservation and reforestation. It is widespread in Nepal, with a very high proportion of the rural population involved, and is widely recognized as one of the most successful examples of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-14 
    Routledge

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