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  • Contemporary Portugal

    Dimensions of Economic and Political Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Syrett

    This title was first published in 2002. Portugal experienced rapid and dramatic change over the final decades of the twentieth century. After the turbulence that followed the 1974 revolution, the 1980s and 1990s provided a period of unprecedented political stability and economic modernization…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Cluster Development and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Raines

    This title was first published in 2002. Examining cluster development policy in Europe and outlining its distinctive features, this innovative text places it within the national context of regional policy-making. It also identifies the features supporting the successful development of industrial…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Encountering the North

    Cultural Geography, International Relations and Northern Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Frank Möller, Samu Pehkonen

    This title was first published in 2003. This volume is concerned with the European north above the Arctic Circle and its representations in Cultural Geography and International Relations. The chapters in the book deal with cultural, geographical and political imaginations of northern peoples and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutional Change in Transition Economies

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Extractive Reserves in Brazilian Amazonia

    Local Resource Management and the Global Political Economy, 1st Edition

    By Catarina A.S. Cardoso

    This title was first published in 2003: Despite their growing political significance, the linkages between local resource management and the global political economy are often poorly understood. This book addresses these linkages in a grounded analysis of extractive reserves: areas in Brazil set…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Land Reform in Zimbabwe: Constraints and Prospects

    1st Edition

    By Colin Stoneman

    Edited by T.A.S. Bowyer-Bower

    This title was first published in 2000. Drs Tanya Bowyer-Bower and Colin Stoneman compile the views of top researchers, members of Government, civil society, NGOs, funders, and Zimbabwe’s three farmers’ unions. The history of land reform in Zimbabwe is addressed and the current proposed reform…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Global Mobility and Higher Learning

    1st Edition

    By Anatoly Oleksiyenko

    This book examines learning-mobility tensions and ties caused by convergences and divergences of social, organizational and cognitive forces in global higher education. As some of these forces generate status anxiety, and others enhanced self-worth, this volume asks the questions: How can students…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Saudi Arabia: An Environmental Overview

    1st Edition

    By Peter Vincent

    A comprehensive overview of Saudi Arabia’s environment, this volume is a unique and authoritative text on the geological and environmental aspects of Saudi Arabia, a country about which little is known by the outside world. Saudi Arabia is a fascinating country with a long tradition of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Neighbourhood Planning

    Place, Space and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Janet Banfield

    This book carries out an in-depth investigation of a neighborhood planning process that engages critically with the issues surrounding articulation of local concerns in a strategic manner and the prospects of implementing ‘bottom up’ community initiatives successfully. It highlights the dynamics…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

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

    1st Edition

    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 – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Natural Disasters

    Acts of God or Acts of Man?, 1st Edition

    By Anders Wijkman, Lloyd Timberlake

    Originally published in 1984 Natural Disasters shows how misleading the term “natural disaster” can be. Forces of nature such as earthquakes, cyclones and extreme variations in weather can trigger disasters, but in many Third World countries it is environmental degradation, poverty and rapid…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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