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  • Sustainable Industrialization

    1st Edition

    By David Wallace

    This report, first published in 1996, argues that radical changes in industrial organization and its relationship to society tend to arise in rapidly industrializing countries, and that new principles of sustainable production are more likely to bear fruit in developing than in developed countries.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

  • The World Mining Industry

    Investment Strategy and Public Policy, 1st Edition

    By Raymond F. Mikesell, John W. Whitney

    Originally published in 1987. A powerful combination of the authors’ research and practical experience underpin this book’s treatment of management and financial strategy in the world mining industry. In contrast with highly theoretical economic treatises on the extractive industries, this account…

    Paperback – 2019-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

  • 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 – 2019-04-24
    Routledge

  • The Human Sustainable City

    Challenges and Perspectives from the Habitat Agenda, 1st Edition

    By Bruno Forte, Maria Cerreta, Pasquale De Toro

    Edited by Luigi Fusco Girard

    This title was first published in 2003. Seven years after Habitat II culminated with the Istanbul agreement on Sustainable Urban Development, this book brings together many of the world's leading experts from the fields of architecture, urban planning, economics, sociology, politics, environment…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Metropolitan Democracies

    Transformations of the State and Urban Policy in Canada, France and Great Britain, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Jouve

    Originally published in 2005. Citizen involvement - and the concept of partnership - in urban governance has long been a major issue in the transformation of local democracy. The move from delegated to participative forms of local government has, in principle, profound consequences for governance…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Participatory Forest Policies and Politics in India

    Joint Forest Management Institutions in Jharkhand and West Bengal, 1st Edition

    By Manish Tiwary

    Originally published in 2004. In a radical breakaway from colonial and postcolonial policies that were based on centralized and revenue-orientated control of forests, the government of India announced the Joint Forest Management (JFM) policy resolution in 1990. JFM promised important managerial…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Between Bohemia and Suburbia

    Boburbia in the USA, 1st Edition

    By William J. Weston

    This book identifies a distinctive kind of urban neighborhood that is on the rise throughout the USA, the dense, walkable, mixed-use bourgeois-bohemian suburb or the "boburb." It looks at case studies of areas to live in Louisville, Kentucky. Based on scores of interviews with college…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Questioning Cities

  • Routledge Handbook of Science, Technology, and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Lee Kleinman, Kelly Moore

    Over the last decade or so, the field of science and technology studies (STS) has become an intellectually dynamic interdisciplinary arena. Concepts, methods, and theoretical perspectives are being drawn both from long-established and relatively young disciplines. From its origins in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge

  • The Human Rights City

    New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, 1st Edition

    By Michele Grigolo

    We are used to thinking of human rights as a matter for state governments to deal with. Much less investigated is the question of what cities do with them, even though urban communities and municipalities have been discussing human rights for quite some time. In this volume, Grigolo borrows…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Gunilla Almered Olsson, Pernille Gooch

    Providing both a theoretical background and practical examples of natural resource conflict, this volume explores the pressures on natural resources leading to scarcity and conflict.  It is shown that the causes and driving forces behind natural resource conflicts are diverse, complex and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability

    Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph M. Cheer, Alan A. Lew

    In a world increasingly faced with, and divided by, regional and global crises, resilience has emerged as a key concept with significant relevance for tourism. A paradigmatic shift is taking place in the long-term planning of tourism development, in which the prevailing focus on sustainability is…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

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