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  • The Illicit and Illegal in Regional and Urban Governance and Development

    Corrupt Places

    Edited by Francesco Chiodelli, Tim Hall, Ray Hudson

    Discussions of the illicit and the illegal have tended to be somewhat restricted in their disciplinary range, to date, and have been largely confined to the literatures of anthropology, criminology, policing and, to an extent, political science. However, these debates have impinged little on…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Geographies of Sexualities 'Down Under'

    Gay and Lesbian Geographies in Australia

    By Andrew Gorman-Murray

    Australia is both postcolonial and multicultural, comprised of diverse settler (Anglo-Australian), migrant and Indigenous groups, and this context provides a uniquely broad scope in which to explore the intersections of sexuality with race, ethnicity, gender and class. This book is the first…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Placing Critical Geography

    International Histories of Critical Geographies

    Edited by Ulrich Best, Lawrence D. Berg

    Critical geography, broadly speaking, takes a Left progressive perspective to the study of space and place. It includes a range of behavioural, radical, cultural and humanistic approaches in contrast to other more quantitative and econometric approaches which are often perceived to be at the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Contested Markets, Contested Cities

    Edited by Sara González

    During the past decade many markets have been rediscovered as tourist attractions, food meccas and even regeneration flagships. These transformations are pushing markets to a gentrification frontier clashing with markets’ traditional role as public meeting places that support, economically and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • The Institutional Transition of China's Township and Village Enterprises

    Market Liberalization, Contractual Form Innovation and Privatization

    By Hongyi Chen

    This title was first published in 2000:  This work provides a new insight into china's township and village enterprises (TVEs). It views the governance structure of TVEs as effectively combining the comparative advantage of local government officials in external management and of dual firm…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Administrative Reform and National Economic Development

    Edited by Kuotsai Tom Liou

    This was first published in 2000:  Economic development has become one of the popular public policies in many developing and economic-transforming countries for the past few decades. Public policy makers and researchers have recognized that an effective administrative system is critical to the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • EU Environmental Policies in Subnational Regions

    The Case of Scotland and Bavaria

    By Antje C.K. Brown

    This title was first published in 2001: Despite the fact that environmental directives are one of the strongest areas of policy decreed by the EU, it has a much poorer record when it comes to actual implementation of these policies. Instead of focusing on the traditional state-centrist accounts,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Foreign Direct Investment in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Svetla Trifonova Marinova

    This title was first published in 2003. Covering a diverse range of countries such as Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia and Russia, as well as referring to the characteristics of the region as a whole, this book examines the inflow and outflow of foreign direct…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainability, Innovation and Participatory Governance

    A Cross-National Study of the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme

    By Hubert Heinelt

    Edited by Randall Smith

    Title first published in 2003. This book focuses on whether participatory governance can lead to sustainable and innovative outcomes. Using an empirical analysis of the development, implementation and review of an EU environmental management system - the Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS), it…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Human Sustainable City

    Challenges and Perspectives from the Habitat Agenda

    By Bruno Forte, Maria Cerreta, Pasquale De Toro

    Edited by Luigi Fusco Girard

    This title was first published in 2003. Seven years after Habitat II culminated with the Istanbul agreement on Sustainable Urban Development, this book brings together many of the world's leading experts from the fields of architecture, urban planning, economics, sociology, politics, environment…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Chinese Science and Technology Industrial Parks

    By Susan M. Walcott

    Title first published in 2003. This book examines types of advanced technology Chinese districts set aside for developing products for national and global markets. Culminating in a proposed best practice model for Chinese integration into global networks, based on China's own particular political…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Emerging Economic Geography in EU Accession Countries

    By Peter Nijkamp

    Edited by Iulia Traistaru

    This title was first published in 2003. Since 1990, Central and Eastern European countries have experienced increased economic integration with the European Union. The spatial implications of this process have been little investigated so far. Have patterns of regional specialization and industrial…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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