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  • Intersectionality and Difference in Childhood and Youth

    Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nadia von Benzon, Catherine Wilkinson

    This book explores the alternative experiences of children and young people whose everyday lives contradict ideas and ideals of normalcy from the local to the global context. Presenting empirical research and conceptual interventions from a variety of international contexts, this book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Spaces of Childhood and Youth Series

  • Regional Change in Industrializing Asia

    Regional and Local Responses to Changing Competitiveness, 1st Edition

    By Leo van Grunsven

    First published in 1998 this boo responds to the dynamics of Industrializing Asia and the behavioural changes of actors which, in response to changing internal and external forces, have given rise to and are constantly giving rise to alterations in patterns of growth. From a geographical…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nordic Region-Building in a European Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Harald Baldersheim, Krister Ståhlberg

    First published in 1999, this volume is a study of regional and local co-operation across national borders in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and also of regional co-operation out of the area - across the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and in the Barents region. The focus of the study is on processes…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Economics of the East Asia Steel Industries

    Production, Consumption and Trade, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yanrui Wu

    First published in 1998, the objective of this book is to provide a detailed examination of steel production, consumption and trade in East Asia. Specifically, it addresses steel trade and investment environment in East Asia and forecasts steel price movement in the future. In addition, a major…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Democracy Disconnected

    Participation and Governance in a City of the South, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Anciano, Laurence Piper

    Why is dissatisfaction with local democracy endemic, despite the spread of new participatory institutions? This book argues that a key reason is the limited power of elected local officials, especially to produce the City. City Hall lacks control over key aspects of city decision-making, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Urban Design Under Neoliberalism

    Theorising from Santiago, Chile, 1st Edition

    By Francisco Vergara Perucich

    This book discusses the status of urban design as a disciplinary field and as a practice under the current and pervasive neoliberal regime. The main argument is that urban design has been wholly reshaped by neoliberalism. In this transformation, it has become a discipline that has neglected its…

    Hardback – 2019-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Urban Studies

  • Urban Restructuring, Power and Capitalism in the Tourist City

    Contested Terrains of Marrakesh, 1st Edition

    By Khalid Madhi

    The book focuses on the processes of urban restructuring, power relations and the political economy of touristic authenticity. Through an in-depth analysis of Marrakesh, Morroco, the book proposes a comprehensive analytic framework. It highlights the issues of (post)coloniality, ideology,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Realities and Aspirations for Asian Youth

    Education, Training, Employment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suzanne Naafs, Tracey Skelton

    This comprehensive volume explores the remarkable expansion of higher education systems and institutions in Asia in recent decades, alongside changing forms of consumerism, mobility and global economic conditions. It demonstrates how recent changes in training, education and employment have sparked…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24
    Routledge

  • The Human Sustainable City

    Challenges and Perspectives from the Habitat Agenda, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Metropolitan Democracies

    Transformations of the State and Urban Policy in Canada, France and Great Britain, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Jouve

    Originally published in 2005. Citizen involvement - and the concept of partnership - in urban governance has long been a major issue in the transformation of local democracy. The move from delegated to participative forms of local government has, in principle, profound consequences for governance…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Melanesian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Hirsch, Will Rollason

    This wide-ranging volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by art historians, political scientists, geographers and anthropologists. The chapters range…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Sustainability, Innovation and Participatory Governance

    A Cross-National Study of the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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