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  • African Americans and Gentrification in Washington, D.C.

    Race, Class and Social Justice in the Nation’s Capital, 1st Edition

    By Sabiyha Prince

    This book uses qualitative data to explore the experiences and ideas of African Americans confronting and constructing gentrification in Washington, D.C. It contextualizes Black Washingtonians’ perspectives on belonging and attachment during a marked period of urban restructuring and demographic…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Urban Anthropology

  • The Geography of United States Poverty

    Patterns of Deprivation, 1980-1990, 1st Edition

    By Wendy Shaw

    Until this book was originally published in 1996 there had been little detailed research concerning the geographic location of the poor in America. The book examines the spatial distribution of the poor within the US and discusses the general characteristics of the poverty population. It explores…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Active Ageing and Demographic Change

    Challenges for social work and social policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siniša Zrinščak, Susan Lawrence

    Although demographic change has been a widely discussed topic for decades, its scope, social impact and related policy responses leave us with many unresolved social issues. Demographic change is a reality for all European societies but the ways in which it is taking place differ from country to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11

  • Second Rank Cities in Europe

    Structural Dynamics and Growth Potential, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto Camagni, Roberta Capello

    Second-rank cities are back on the academic scene, capturing the interest of scholars with their unexpected recent performance with respect to first-rank cities. Looking at the data on average urban GDP growth in 139 European cities since 1996, the relatively strong position of large cities (over…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

  • East Asia and Food (In)Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shaun Breslin, Christopher W. Hughes

    This book presents a study of perceptions of food insecurity in East Asia, and explores how individual countries are developing strategies to deal with the situation. It also looks at how the perception of food insecurity has increasingly influenced the nature of international interactions, not…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

  • Community-based adaptation

    Mainstreaming into national and local planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Reid

    Community-based adaptation (CBA) to climate change is based on local priorities, needs, knowledge and capacities. Early CBA initiatives were generally implemented by non-government organisations (NGOs), and operated primarily at the local level. Many used ‘bottom-up’ participatory processes to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14

  • Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan C. Tidwell, Barry Scott Zellen

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict presents an original comparative study of indigenous land and property rights worldwide. The book explores how the ongoing constitutional, legal and political integration of indigenous peoples into contemporary society has impacted on indigenous institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Language, Labour and Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anne J. Kershen

    Language, Labour and Migration explores two fundamental aspects of the migrant experience through a multi-disciplinary lens which combines the research of leading academics at the cutting edge of their fields. This latest volume from the centre for the Study of Migration brings together the work…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Global Population Policy

    From Population Control to Reproductive Rights, 1st Edition

    By Paige Whaley Eager

    The general assumption throughout history has been that a growing population is beneficial for societies. By the mid-1960s, however, the United States and other developed countries became convinced that population control was an absolute necessity, especially in the developing world. This absorbing…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Global Health

  • Nationalism and Exclusion of Migrants

    Cross-National Comparisons, 1st Edition

    By Mérove Gijsberts, Louk Hagendoorn

    The association of exclusionist and nationalist relations, termed ethnocentrism, has been previously explored within single-country contexts. Studies have shown that dispositional factors, such as social identity and personality traits, affect ethnocentric reactions and that attitudes differ…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series

  • Long-Distance Nationalism

    Diasporas, Homelands and Identities, 1st Edition

    By Zlatko Skrbiš

    How strong and how significant is the interaction between migrants and homelands in the late 20th century? Have the processes of globalization and transnational interaction produced new forms of nationalism or at least altered the old ones? By using Croatians and Slovenians in Australia as…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series

  • Renewing Urban Communities

    Environment, Citizenship and Sustainability in Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Mark Scott

    Edited by Niamh Moore

    Ireland is now an urban society, and both parts of the island have experienced rapid urban-generated growth and new patterns of development in recent years. This inter-disciplinary book adopts an all-Ireland perspective to investigate the tension that exists between sustainable urban development…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Urban Planning and Environment

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