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  • China in the Local and Global Economy

    History, Geography, Politics and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven Brakman, Charles van Marrewijk, Peter J. Morgan, Nimesh Salike

    The history of China dates back thousands of years, with periods of decline followed by periods of growth and innovation. This book puts the last 50 years – China's most recent period of growth – into perspective. It explores the changing national and international connections within China and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-05
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Service Provision and Rural Sustainability

    Infrastructure and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Greg Halseth, Sean Markey, Laura Ryser

    Access to quality services and community infrastructure are vital parts of supporting sustainable and resilient rural and small town places. Renewing outdated infrastructure and supporting the delivery of services in rural communities present significant challenges from the constrained fiscal and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • Borderless Worlds for Whom?

    Ethics, Moralities and Mobilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anssi Paasi, Eeva-Kaisa Prokkola, Jarkko Saarinen, Kaj Zimmerbauer

    The optimism heralded by the end of the Cold War and the idea of an emerging borderless world was soon shadowed by conflicts, wars, terrorism, and new border walls. Migrants, asylum seekers, and refugees have simultaneously become key political figures. Border and mobility studies are now two sides…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Time, Space and Capital in India

    Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland, 1st Edition

    By Atreyee Majumder

    At this western corner of the confluence of the Bay of Bengal and the busy river Hooghly, West Bengal in eastern India lies a geography that has hosted many outsiders – traders, merchants, colonial masters, missionaries and wanderers. This book is fundamentally concerned with the relations among…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Urban Asia

  • Rebuilding Fukushima

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mitsuo Yamakawa, Daisaku Yamamoto

    Five years after the one of the worst nuclear accidents in history, Fukushima now only occasionally headlines national and international media. However, the disaster is far from over, as evidenced by a hundred thousand people from Fukushima still in the state of evacuation, rising levels of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Geographies of Mobility

    Recent Advances in Theory and Method, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mei-Po Kwan, Tim Schwanen

    This book seeks to bring together different philosophical, theoretical, and methodological approaches to the study of human mobility within the discipline of geography. With five thematic sections – conceptualizing and analyzing mobility, inequalities of mobility, politics of mobility, decentering…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Performing Arctic Sovereignty

    Policy and Visual Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Corine Wood-Donnelly

    The Arctic is 5.5 million square miles and has been inhabited by humans for thousands of years, yet it is still a frontier of development. But who owns the Arctic? This book charts the history of performances of sovereignty over the Arctic in the policy and visual representations of the US, Canada…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

  • European Food Aid Policy

    1st Edition

    By John Cathie

    Published in 1997, this book traces the development of European Food Aid Policy from its inception in the 1960s through to the 1990s. This covers the change from a surplus disposal programme in the early days to the present policy. The European Food Aid Policy is one of the few areas of development…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Planning for a Better Urban Living Environment in Asia

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Gar-On Yeh, Mee Kam Ng

    First published in 2000, this volume explores how Asia has developed very rapidly in the last quarter of the century and will be a main focus of the world in the 21st century. With rapid growth and development, the urban areas in the region are undergoing dramatic changes. An appreciation of the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Vernacular Regeneration

    Low-income Housing, Private Policing and Urban Transformation in inner-city Johannesburg, 1st Edition

    By Aidan Mosselson

    Urban regeneration is currently taking place in inner-city Johannesburg. This book presents an alternative, multi-layered account for reading the process of urban change and renewal. The provision of social and affordable housing and the spread of private security are explored through the lenses of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge

  • Political Street Art

    Communication, culture and resistance in Latin America, 1st Edition

    By Holly Eva Ryan

    Recent global events, including the ‘Arab Spring’ uprisings, Occupy movements and anti-austerity protests across Europe have renewed scholarly and public interest in collective action, protest strategies and activist subcultures. We know that social movements do not just contest and politicise…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Indian Ocean Futures

    New Partnerships, New Alliances, and Academic Diplomacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Doyle, Graham Seal

    Indian Ocean studies, which once lagged behind studies of the Atlantic and the Pacific, is an important emerging academic field which has come into its own. In the next fifty years, the Indian Ocean Region will become very significant as a result of enormous demographic changes. What was the Ocean…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

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