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  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • Outcomes of post-2000 Fast Track Land Reform in Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lionel Cliffe, Jocelyn Alexander, Ben Cousins, Rudo Gaidzanwa

    The struggle over land has been the central issue in Zimbabwe ever since white settlers began to carve out large farms over a century ago. Their monopolisation of the better-watered half of the land was the focus of the African war of liberation war, and was partially modified following…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • The Financialization of Housing

    A political economy approach, 1st Edition

    By Manuel B. Aalbers

    Due to the financialization of housing in today’s market, housing risks are increasingly becoming financial risks. Financialization refers to the increasing dominance of financial actors, markets, practices, measurements and narratives. It also refers to the resulting structural transformation of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Economic Development for Everyone

    Creating Jobs, Growing Businesses, and Building Resilience in Low-Income Communities, 1st Edition

    By Mark M. Miller

    How do we create employment, grow businesses, and build greater economic resilience in our low-income communities? How do we create economic development for everyone, everywhere – including rural towns, inner-city neighborhoods, aging suburbs, and regions such as Appalachia, American Indian…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
    Routledge

  • (Sub)Urban Sexscapes

    Geographies and Regulation of the Sex Industry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul J. Maginn, Christine Steinmetz

    (Sub)Urban Sexscapes brings together a collection of theoretically-informed and empirically rich case studies from internationally renowned and emerging scholars highlighting the contemporary and historical geographies and regulation of the commercial sex industry. Contributions in this edited…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Economic Geography (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    1st Edition

    By B. W. Hodder, Roger Lee

    This book introduces the reader to the many lines of thought in the literature on economic geography and to tie these various aspects together within the concept of the economy. The book focusses on the dynamic and integrated nature of economies at different scales and levels of development.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

  • Cultural Sustainability and Regional Development

    Theories and practices of territorialisation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joost Dessein, Elena Battaglini, Lummina Horlings

    Meeting the aims of sustainability is becoming increasingly difficult; at the same time, the call for culture is becoming more powerful. This book explores the relationships between culture, sustainability and regional change through the concept of ‘territorialisation’. This new concept describes…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

  • Encounters in Planning Thought

    16 Autobiographical Essays from Key Thinkers in Spatial Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beatrix Haselsberger

    Encounters in Planning Thought builds on the intellectual legacy of spatial planning through essays by leading scholars from around the world, including John Friedmann, Peter Marcuse, Patsy Healey, Andreas Faludi, Judith Innes, Rachelle Alterman and many more. Each author provides a fascinating and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-23
    Routledge

  • Community-Built

    Art, Construction, Preservation, and Place, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katherine Melcher, Barry Stiefel, Kristin Faurest

    Throughout history and around the world, community members have come together to build places, be it settlers constructing log cabins in nineteenth-century Canada, an artist group creating a waterfront gathering place along the Danube in Budapest, or residents helping revive small-town main streets…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Community Development Research and Practice Series

  • The Human Experience of Space and Place

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Buttimer, David Seamon

    Humanistic geography is one of the major emerging themes which has recently dominated geographic writing. Anne Buttimer has been one of the leading figures in the rise of humanistic geography, and the research students she collected round her at Clark University in the 1970s constituted something…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Spatializing Culture

    The Ethnography of Space and Place, 1st Edition

    By Setha Low

    This book demonstrates the value of ethnographic theory and methods in understanding space and place, and considers how ethnographically-based spatial analyses can yield insight into prejudices, inequalities and social exclusion as well as offering people the means for understanding the places…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06
    Routledge

  • The Legacy of Nuclear Power

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Blowers

    Nuclear energy leaves behind an infinitely dangerous legacy of radioactive wastes in places that are remote and polluted landscapes of risk. Four of these places - Hanford (USA) where the plutonium for the first atomic bombs was made, Sellafield, where the UK’s nuclear legacy is concentrated and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05
    Routledge

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