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  • Development Theory and Practice in a Changing World

    1st Edition

    By Pádraig Carmody

    Taking a critical and historical view, this text explores the theory and changing practice of international development. It provides an overview of how the field has evolved and the concrete impacts of this on the ground on the lives of people in the Global South. Development Theory and Practice in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-09 
    Routledge

  • The Social Structures of Global Academia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fabian Cannizzo, Nick Osbaldiston

    Higher education and research are now at the centre of economic and social policy in advanced information societies. Global networks of researchers, finance, students, and policy makers invoke collaborative sociological perspectives. What it means to be an academic and to work in a technologically…

    Hardback – 2019-05-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Key Thinkers on Development

    2nd Edition

    Edited by David Simon

    Since its publication in 2006 as Fifty Key Thinkers on Development, this invaluable reference has established itself as the leading biographical handbook in its field, providing a concise and accessible introduction to the lives and key contributions of development thinkers from across the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • 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 – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge

  • Women and Cartography in the Progressive Era

    1st Edition

    By Christina E. Dando

    In the twenty-first century we speak of a geospatial revolution, but over one hundred years ago another mapping revolution was in motion. Women’s lives were in motion: they were playing a greater role in public on a variety of fronts. As women became more mobile (physically, socially, politically),…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Studies in Historical Geography

  • Why Guattari? A Liberation of Cartographies, Ecologies and Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Jellis, Joe Gerlach, John-David Dewsbury

    This book examines Félix Guattari, the French psychoanalyst, philosopher, and radical activist, renowned for an energetic style of thought that cuts across conceptual, political, and institutional spheres. Increasingly recognised as a key figure in his own right, Guattari’s influence in…

    Hardback – 2019-05-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • 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 – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Resolving Environmental Conflicts

    Principles and Concepts, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Chris Maser, Lynette de Silva

    Resolving a conflict is based on the art of helping people, with disparate points of view, find enough common ground to ease their fears, sheath their weapons, and listen to one another for their common good, which ultimately translates into social-environmental sustainability for all generations.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    CRC Press
    Social Environmental Sustainability

  • Urban Environments for Healthy Ageing

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna P Lane

    Around the world, researchers, policy makers and practitioners are working to ensure cities and communities are prepared for the challenges and opportunities of aged and highly urbanized populations. Bringing together stakeholders from Europe, Asia, Australia and North America, this book presents…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Natural Resources

    Allocation, Economics and Policy, 1st Edition

    By Judith Rees

    In this book, first published in 1990, Judith Rees considers the spatial distribution of resource availability, development and consumption, and the distribution of resource-generated wealth and welfare. Showing that there are no simple answers, she analyses the complex interactions between…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

  • Lead Manufacturing in Britain

    A History, 1st Edition

    By D. J. Rowe

    Originally published in 1983. Extensive research into the archives of the lead industry has culminated in this comprehensive and fascinating account of the industry from the earliest times to the 1980’s. It traces the origins of the various types of lead manufacturing and the nineteenth-century…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

  • Scarcity and Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Xenos

    Originally published in 1989. In this book Nicholas Xenos argues that the assumption that scarcity is a universal human condition is far from universal but rather a product of western influence. Informed by the work of Baudrillard, Bourdieu, Girard, and Sahlins, this historical narrative of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

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