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  • 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…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rural Second Homes in Europe

    Examining Housing Supply and Planning Control, 1st Edition

    By Nick Gallent, Mark Tewdwr-Jones

    This title was first published in 2000:  Improved communication links between urban and rural areas and an increase in property prices in urban regions have made commuting an attractive option for European town and city dwellers eager to 'escape' urban living. This has lead to a proliferation…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Islands of Rainforest

    Agroforestry, Logging and Eco-Tourism in Solomon Islands, 1st Edition

    By Edvard Hviding, Tim Bayliss-Smith

    This title was first published in 2000:  An original and thought-provoking analysis of modern initiatives in the tropical rain forest. While issues such as logging, eco-timber, eco-tourism have been widely analyzed from an outsider’s perspective, this book considers them from the local people’…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Visions of Sustainability

    Stakeholders, Change and Indicators, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Morse, Nora McNamara, Benjamin Okwoli

    This title was first published in 2000:  Sustainable development has grown to compass cultural, socio-economic, political and environmental issues, and the use of Sustainability indicators (SIs) is seen by many as central to its implementation. After all, how can one ’do’ sustainable…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    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 (…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Mountains: Physical, Human-Environmental, and Sociocultural Dynamics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Fonstad

    Mountains have captured the interests and passions of people for thousands of years. Today, millions of people live within mountain regions, and mountain regions are often areas of accelerated environmental change. This edited volume highlights new understanding of mountain environments and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Continuity and Change in the Tunisian Sahel

    1st Edition

    By Ray Harris

    The Tunisian Sahel is an extraordinary region for study. A unique and marginal zone in terms of its climate; its relationship to Europe and in its geo-political position as an Arab country in Africa, it provides a fascinating lens through which to study the complex geographical issues of continuity…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Development

    An Introduction to Development Studies, 4th Edition

    By Robert Potter, Tony Binns, Jennifer A. Elliott, Etienne Nel, David W. Smith

    Now in its fourth edition, Geographies of Development: An Introduction to Development Studies remains a core, balanced and comprehensive introductory textbook for students of Development Studies, Development Geography and related fields. This clear and concise text encourages critical engagement by…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • Food and Nutrition Security in Southern African Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Frayne, Jonathan Crush, Cameron McCordic

    Urban population growth is extremely rapid across Africa and this book places urban food and nutrition security firmly on the development and policy agenda. It shows that current efforts to address food poverty in Africa that focus entirely on small-scale farmers, to the exclusion of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Financial Inclusion for Poverty Alleviation

    Issues and Case Studies for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Essam Yassin Mohammed, Zenebe Bashaw Uraguchi

    More than one billion people still live below the poverty line – most of them in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Financial inclusion is a major issue, as more than three-quarters of the numbers of poor and disadvantaged women and men do not have access to financial products and services, such as…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Contested Markets, Contested Cities

    Gentrification and Urban Justice in Retail Spaces, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara González

    Markets are at the origin of urban life as places for social, cultural and economic encounter evolving over centuries. Today, they have a particular value as mostly independent, non-corporate and often informal work spaces serving millions of the most vulnerable communities across the world. At the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

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