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  • Greenland and the International Politics of a Changing Arctic

    Postcolonial Paradiplomacy between High and Low Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristian Søby Kristensen, Jon Rahbek-Clemmensen

    Greenland and the International Politics of a Changing Arctic examines the international politics of semi-independent Greenland in a changing and increasingly globalised Arctic. Without sovereign statehood, but with increased geopolitical importance, independent foreign policy ambitions, and a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

  • Arendt, Fanon and Political Violence in Islam

    1st Edition

    By Patrycja Sasnal

    This book looks at contemporary political violence, in the form of jihadism, through the lens of a philosophical polemic between Hannah Arendt and Frantz Fanon: intellectual representatives of the global north and global south. It explores the relationship of Arendt’s thought, mostly as expressed…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

  • Interpreting Diversity: Europe and the Malay World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christina Skott

    This volume departs from conventional historiography concerned with colonialism in the Malay world, by turning to the use of knowledge generated by European presence in the region. The aim here is to map the ways in which European observers and scholars interpreted the ethnic, linguistic and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World

    Lessons from the New Bombay Experience, 1st Edition

    By Alain R.A. Jacquemin

    First published in 1999, this volume examines India and Bombay, countries which represent some of the world’s most dramatic examples of rapid urban growth. One of the strategies frequently adopted by the Indian authorities to cope with this urban growth is the development of new towns, such as New…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Terrains of Mine Closure in the Philippines

    1st Edition

    By Minerva Chaloping March

    The current discourse on mine closure is informed predominantly by industry and corporate perspectives and predicated by experiences of mainly mining companies that are based in developed countries where necessary planning frameworks and regulatory requirements are well-established. Mine closure…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Arctic Geopolitics, Media and Power

    1st Edition

    By Annika Nilsson E., Miyase Christensen

    Arctic Geopolitics, Media and Power provides a fresh way of looking at the potential and limitations of regional international governance in the Arctic region. Far-reaching impacts of climate change, its wealth of resources and potential for new commercial activities have placed the Arctic region…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The Safe City

    Safety and Urban Development in European Cities, 1st Edition

    By Peter M.J. Pol

    First published in 2006, as numerous local authorities of European cities invest in the attractiveness of their urban areas in the hope of attracting new inhabitants and economic activities, safety has become a topical subject. Perceived safety is a major factor in a city's attractiveness and fear…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Trade and the Environment

    A New Zealand Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi Ratnayake

    Published in 1997, this book is about the link between trade and the environment which has become a very important national issue for all countries, in particular, those countries which have been undergoing lengthy periods of trade and investment liberalization programmes recently. This has also…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Growth and Development in Asia

    Volume I: Making the Cities, 1st Edition

    By Graham P. Chapman, Ashok K. Dutt

    First published in 1999, this volume begins with a panoramic survey by Nigel Harris of the drama of Asian Urbanization, based on the inaugural plenary lecture he gave to the 5th Asian Urbanization Conference held in London. In the following chapters many experts and practitioners from different…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Preparing Africa for the Twenty-First Century

    Strategies for Peaceful Coexistence and Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Mukum Mbaku

    First published in 1999, this volume is written by seasoned African scholars and is intended to make a significant contribution to the debate on peaceful coexistence and sustainable development in the continent. The book contains a very refreshing, rigorous, informative and multidisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Gambia-Senegal Border

    Issues in Regional Integration, 1st Edition

    By Mariama Khan

    This book interrogates the validity of longstanding claims that Gambians and Senegalese are 'one' people in two countries and explores how that claim intersects with the politics and development needs of the two countries. Half a century after independence, proponents of Senegambian unification…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

  • 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

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