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  • Climate Hazards, Disasters, and Gender Ramifications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catarina Kinnvall, Helle Rydstrom

    This book focuses on the challenges of living with climate disasters, in addition to the existing gender inequalities that prevail and define social, economic and political conditions. Social inequalities have consequences for the everyday lives of women and girls where power relations,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Spatial Complexity in Urban Design Research

    Graph Visualization Tools for Communities and their Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Jamie O’Brien

    This book offers state-of-the-art ‘tools for thinking’ for urban designers, planners and decision-makers. Thematically it focuses on the contexts of problems in urban design and places community spaces at the heart of urban design research. The book provides practicable tools for network modelling…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Gender, Migration and Social Transformation

    Intersectionality in Bolivian Itinerant Migrations, 1st Edition

    By Tanja Bastia

    Intersectionality can be used to analyse whether migration leads to changes in gender relations. This book finds out how migrants from a peri-urban neighbourhood on the outskirts of Cochabamba, Bolivia, make sense of the migration journeys they have undertaken. Migration is intrinsically related to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Gender, Space and Society

  • Risk Communication and Community Resilience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bandana Kar, David M. Cochran

    Risk communication is crucial to building community resilience and reducing risk from extreme events. True community resilience involves accurate and timely dissemination of risk information to stakeholders. This book examines the policy and science of risk communication in the digital era. Themes…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • 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 urbanised populations. Bringing together stakeholders from Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America, this book presents…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration

    Subjectivity, Family and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Karolina Barglowski

    Transnational mobility in the EU has become a key factor for supranational integration, equal life chances and socioeconomic prosperity. This book explores the cultural and social patterns that shape people’s migration, the historical and contemporary patterns of their movement, and the manifold…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnationalism

  • Geopolitics and the Western Pacific

    China, Japan and the US, 1st Edition

    By Leszek Buszynski

    This book examines the development of China’s national ambitions under its current leader Xi Jinping and the dilemma they present for the United States and also Japan. It emphasises the importance of geopolitics, that is the way national strategies and policies are shaped and in some cases…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • The Sardar Sarovar Dam Project

    Selected Documents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Cullet

    The Sardar Sarovar Project has been one of the most debated development projects of the past several decades at both an international level and within India itself. Cullet's volume brings together all the key documents relating to the project: including those pertaining to World Bank loans, the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Humanitarian Space and International Politics

    The Creation of Safe Areas, 1st Edition

    By Hikaru Yamashita

    The creation of safe areas poses a number of difficult challenges to the spatial and normative organization of contemporary international politics. As a result, academics, practitioners and NGOs alike will find the case studies in this informative book essential reading. Hikaru Yamashita firstly…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • A Cosmopolitan Journey?

    Difference, Distinction and Identity Work in Gap Year Travel, 1st Edition

    By Helene Snee

    Does travel broaden the mind? This book explores this question through an innovative sociological study of gap year travel. Taking a year out overseas between school and university is an increasingly legitimate practice for young people in the UK. But what do young people get out of gap years? A…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Driving Offences

    Law, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Sally Cunningham

    This volume examines general driving offences, concentrating on those which punish risk-taking whilst driving, with the primary goal of increasing road safety. The focus is particularly on careless driving, dangerous driving, drink-driving and speeding, with a comparative approach incorporated into…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • Reducing Urban Violence in the Global South

    Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Erin Salahub, Markus Gottsbacher, John de Boer, Mayssam D. Zaaroura

    Reducing Urban Violence in the Global South seeks to identify the drivers of urban violence in the cities of the Global South and how they relate to and interact with poverty and inequalities. Drawing on the findings of an ambitious 5-year, 15-project research programme supported by Canada’s…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

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