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  • Policy Networks Under Pressure

    Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers, 1st Edition

    By Carsten Daugbjerg

    First published in 1998, this book examines how established policy networks and the broader context within which they are embedded influence the choice of policy when change has been put on the agenda. It criticises the existing network literature for being predominantly descriptive, for having…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Towards Environmental Sustainability?

    A Comparative Study of Danish, Dutch and Swedish Transport Policies in a European Context, 1st Edition

    By Emin Tengström

    First published in 1999, this study consists of an empirical analysis of current Danish, Dutch and Swedish national transport policies along with some policy options for the near future, intended to reduce the present unsustainable character of the national transport systems. The study deals only…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Land Reform and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert W. Dixon-Gough

    First published in 1999, this volume is unique in that it gives a valuable comparison between the current state of land reform and sustainable development across greater Europe. The chapters are broadly divided into those related to the established systems of land reform and sustainable development…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01
    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…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Adoption of Sustainable Agricultural Technologies

    A Case Study in the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Hildo Meirelles de Souza Filho

    First published in 1997, this volume reflects concern about the environmental impact of modern agricultural practices, agriculture's increasing reliance on non-renewable resources, and the long-term productivity of high external-input agricultural systems which has prompted a number of initiatives…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Productivity of Cities

    1st Edition

    By Sung- Jong Kim

    First published in 1997, this volume from the Bruton Center for Development Studies examines urban productivity and the Korean urban system. The Center recognizes the growing significance of information and technology in local, national and global development. Research conducted within the Center…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The World Multiple

    The Quotidian Politics of Knowing and Generating Entangled Worlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keiichi Omura, Grant Jun Otsuki, Shiho Satsuka, Atsuro Morita

    The World Multiple, as a collection, is an ambitious ethnographic experiment in understanding how the world is experienced and generated in multiple ways through people’s everyday practices. Against the dominant assumption that the world is a single universal reality that can only be known by…

    Paperback – 2020-01-21
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  • Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henk Schmal

    Originally published in 1981, Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500 examines urbanisation in Europe since 1500, paying particular attention to the underlying factors which govern the differentiated process of urbanisation. The book goes on to formulate some of the ways in which these factors…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Signs of Change

    Urban Iconographies in San Francisco, 1880-1915, 1st Edition

    By Ron Robin

    Originally published in 1990, Signs of Change assess the people of San Francisco according to their own demonstrative standards through the visual symbols. Special attention is devoted to the visual perceptions of immigrants, those whose senses were not smothered by over-familiarity or protracted…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Living With Urban Environmental Health Risks

    The Case of Ethiopia, 1st Edition

    By Girma Kebbede

    Although it still has a low urban population when compared with the rest of the world, Ethiopia nevertheless has been experiencing one of the most rapid urbanization processes of recent years. This rapid urban growth, however, has not been accompanied by a commensurate increase in basic…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
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  • Urban Growth and Innovation

    Spatially Bounded Externalities in the Netherlands, 1st Edition

    By Frank G. van Oort

    Knowledge externalities - i.e. intellectual gains made by exchange of information for which no direct compensation is given to the producer of the knowledge - result in higher economic growth rates across urban areas, as well as higher degrees of innovation intensity in those locations where…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
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  • Urbanization, Regional Development and Governance in China

    1st Edition

    By Jianfa Shen

    Rapid urbanization in China in recent decades and the challenges of social and regional integration and governance have been issues of major concern. This book explores the course of urbanization and development in China over recent decades. It considers a range of issues including urbanization,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

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