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  • Plan-making for Sustainability

    The New Zealand Experience, 1st Edition

    By Neil J. Ericksen, Philip R. Berke, Jennifer E. Dixon

    Around the introduction of Agenda 21 at Rio in 1991, some countries like the Netherlands and New Zealand were already leading the way with quite innovative approaches to environmental planning. Focusing on the New Zealand government's innovations in sustainable and environmental planning,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • Policy Integration for Complex Environmental Problems

    The Example of Mediterranean Desertification, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Briassoulis

    The quest for policy integration crystallized in the 1990s as awareness was growing that the current supply of narrow, sectoral, and little coordinated, or even overlapping and conflicting, policies could not cope efficiently and effectively with contemporary complex, cross-cutting and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

  • The TVA Regional Planning and Development Program

    The Transformation of an Institution and Its Mission, 1st Edition

    By David A. Johnson

    The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is a world-renowned model for regional planning and development. Based along the Tennessee River and its series of hydro-electric power stations, dams and reservoirs, the TVA development program envisioned a broad regional planning program. The program focused…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • The Politics of Dialogue

    Living Under the Geopolitical Histories of War and Peace, 1st Edition

    By Ranabir Samaddar

    Offering a detailed analysis of post-colonial South Asia, The Politics of Dialogue discusses the creation and impact of borders and the pervasive tension between the new nations. Neither all-out war nor complete peace, this fragile condition makes political leaders and strategists feel…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • The Ontology and Modelling of Real Estate Transactions

    1st Edition

    By Erik Stubkjaer

    Edited by Heiner Stuckenschmidt

    Due to differences in the legal systems and business environments, it is difficult to compare the process of buying and selling land in different European countries. Illustrated by a range of European case studies, this book identifies and discusses the problems of this and similar comparisons. It…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
    Routledge
    International Land Management Series

  • The Common EU Maritime Transport Policy

    Policy Europeanisation in the 1990s, 1st Edition

    By Athanasios A. Pallis

    During the 1990s there were two major developments to the Common EU Maritime Transport Policy (CMTP): the establishment of European Union policies on safe seas and on shortsea shipping respectively. This book critically analyzes and appraises these and other developments to the CMTP in this period…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
    Routledge

  • Knowledge-Based Services, Internationalization and Regional Development

    1st Edition

    By Peter Daniels

    Edited by James W. Harrington

    The acquisition and management of information is central to the operation and marketing of many service-providing firms and other organizations. Their varied knowledge requirements influence approaches to organizational structure, relationships to other organizations, the location of operations,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    The Dynamics of Economic Space

  • Fuzzy Planning

    The Role of Actors in a Fuzzy Governance Environment, 1st Edition

    By Gert de Roo, Geoff Porter

    Many of the key notions associated with spatial planning are essentially ’fuzzy’ in their nature. For example, while almost everyone accepts ’sustainability’ as an important goal of planning, the actions of the actors involved can render the achieved ’sustainability’ minimal, or even…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Borders

    Contemporary Issues, Policies and International Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Wachowiak

    Although globalization has led to increased cross-border traffic, there has been little examination of how crossing political boundaries affects tourism and vice versa. Bringing together case studies from Europe, the USA and Southern Africa, this volume discusses current issues and policies,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • The City's Hinterland

    Dynamism and Divergence in Europe's Peri-Urban Territories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hoggart

    Despite the fact that the rural commuter belts of cities are major loci of population change, economic growth and dynamic social change within city regions, most research tends to ignore this area while focusing on the built-up city core. However, with the current emphasis on the role of rural…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • Western European Economy

    1st Edition

    By Allan M. Williams

    This book explores the evolution of the Western European economy since 1945 and considers some of the salient features of capital, labour and the state. It provides a broad review of the major features of economic development in Western Europe.…

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

  • An Industrial Geography of the Netherlands

    1st Edition

    By Egbert Wever, Marc de Smidt

    This book, originally published in 1990, provides a comprehensive and detailed assessment of the Dutch economy since the war, discussing the changes which have been brought about by the restructuring of the economic base. The book employs case studies to analyse in particular the impact of regional…

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

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