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  • Time, Space and Capital in India

    Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland

    By Atreyee Majumder

    The book is fundamentally concerned with the relations among the theoretical categories of time, space and capital in India. It shows registers of temporality and spatiality generated by historical phases of interaction with industrial capital. Such temporal and spatial sensibilities render…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-09-30 
    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 – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Participation, Negotiation and Poverty: Encountering the Power of Images

    Designing Pro-Poor Development Programmes

    By Fletcher Tembo

    This title was first published in 2003. Illustrated with in-depth empirical case studies from rural Malawi, this book critically examines the extent to which participation and negotiation are the mechanisms for empowerment of the poor towards poverty reduction. It provides a comparative view of the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • High-Technology Development in Regional Economic Growth

    Policy Implications of Dynamic Externalities

    By Byung-Rok Choi

    This title was first published in 2003. Korea has had considerable success in developing its high technology industries and these have become significant employers in this region. By analysing the situation in Korea, this book explores the effects of dynamic externalities on the growth of regional…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Local and Regional Economic Development: Renegotiating Power Under Labour

    By Robert J. Bennett, Diane Payne

    This title was first published in 2000. Since New Labour were elected in 1997, there have been substantial changes made to local and regional economic development policy in the UK. This volume offers an up-to-date overview, setting the new policies within a wider historic context and suggesting…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutional Change in Transition Economies

    By Michael Cuddy

    Edited by Ruvin Gekker

    This title was first published in 2002.The importance of institutions for transition economies has so far been overlooked; Michael Cuddy and Ruvin Gekker bring together leading experts in the field to fill this crucial void in the literature. The contributors concentrate on an ongoing tension…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Organising in the Information Age

    Distributed Technology, Distributed Leadership, Distributed Identity, Distributed Discourse

    By Dian Marie Hosking

    Edited by Len Holmes

    This title was first published in 2002. Networked technologies are now widespread: in workplaces, at home, and in transport, connecting providers of products and services with consumers, and linking government with the governed. The distributed nature of such technologies, their non-hierarchical…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transition, Cohesion and Regional Policy in Central and Eastern Europe

    By Ruth Downes

    Edited by John Bachtler

    This title was first published in 2000. One of the most comprehensive overviews of regional development and policy emergence in the Central and East European countries to date, this book focuses on economic and social cohesion, bringing together a wide range of empirical research and discussion…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Performing Arctic Sovereignty

    Policy and Visual Representations

    By Corine Wood-Donnelly

    This book offers a novel analysis of Arctic postage stamps and their representations of Arctic sovereignty in the United States, Canada and Russia. It explores how these countries have absorbed Arctic territory into their national consciousness through the symbolic imagery of postage stamps,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

  • Housing Africa's Urban Poor

    Edited by Philip Amis, Peter Lloyd

    Originally published in 1990, this book reveals the extent to which petty landlordism is developing not just in the African urban settlements that have sprung up but in government-sponsored low-cost housing estates. The first part of the book traces African governments' changing responses to urban…

    Hardback – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    African Seminars: Scholarship from the International African Institute

  • Feeding African Cities

    Studies in Regional Social History

    Edited by Jane Guyer

    Originally published in 1987, this book traces the broad outlines of urban food policy, drawing attention to the limited knowledge of regional social history. Urban food supply systems in Africa have developed very fast, in the midst of societies in which food production was not in general oriented…

    Hardback – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    African Seminars: Scholarship from the International African Institute

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