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  • Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Democratization

    Edited by William Case

    Southeast Asia, an economically dynamic and strategically vital region, seemed until recently to be transiting to more democratic politics. This progress has suddenly stalled or even gone into reverse, requiring that analysts seriously rethink their expectations and theorizing. The Routledge…

    Hardback – 2015-04-20
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  • The Routledge Companion to Humanitarian Action

    By Roger Mac Ginty, Jenny H Peterson

    The Companion on Humanitarian Action addresses the political, ethical, legal and practical issues which influence reactions to humanitarian crisis. It does so by exploring the daily dilemmas faced by a range of actors, including policy makers, aid workers, the private sector and the beneficiaries…

    Hardback – 2015-03-23
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  • Routledge Handbook of Families in Asia

    Edited by Stella R. Quah

    Research on the family has expanded considerably across Asia but studies tend to be fragmented, focusing on narrow issues within limited areas (cities, towns, small communities) and may not be accessible to international readers. These limitations make it difficult for researchers, students, policy…

    Hardback – 2015-03-23
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Environment and Communication

    Edited by Anders Hansen, Robert Cox

    This Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for theory, research and practice with regard to environment and communication, and it does this from a perspective which is both international and multi-disciplinary in scope. Offering comprehensive critical reviews of the…

    Hardback – 2015-03-16
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Development

    Edited by Anne Coles, Leslie Gray, Janet Momsen

    The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Development provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for gender and development policy making and practice in an international and multi-disciplinary context. Specifically, it provides critical reviews and appraisals of the current state of gender…

    Hardback – 2015-02-19
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  • Handbook of Land and Water Grabs in Africa

    Foreign direct investment and food and water security

    By John Anthony Allan, Martin Keulertz, Suvi Sojamo, Jeroen Warner

    According to estimates by the International Land Coalition based at the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), 57 million hectares of land have been leased to foreign investors since 2007. Current research has focused on human rights issues related to inward investment in land but…

    Paperback – 2014-03-21
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  • Handbook of Emerging Economies

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    A major new volume in the Routledge International Handbooks series analysing emerging and newly emerged economies, including the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and other likely (Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico, and South Korea) as well as possible (Vietnam, The…

    Hardback – 2014-03-10
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  • Routledge Handbook of Gender in South Asia

    Edited by Leela Fernandes

    Providing a comprehensive overview of the study of gender in South Asia, this Handbook covers the central contributions that have defined this area and captures innovative and emerging paradigms that are shaping the future of the field. It offers a wide range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2014-02-18
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  • The Democratization of International Institutions

    First International Democracy Report

    Edited by Lucio Levi, Giovanni Finizio, Nicola Vallinoto

    The democratization of international organizations is a theme increasingly debated all over the world. This is the first work on international democracy that systematically assesses the dynamics of democratization affecting most international organizations; consisting of chapters written by experts…

    Hardback – 2013-12-16
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  • Handbook of Global Economic Governance

    Players, Power and Paradigms

    Edited by Manuela Moschella, Catherine Weaver

    Since mid-2007, the world scenario has been dominated by the US sub-prime mortgage crisis and its repercussions on global financial markets and economic growth. As banks around the world wrote down their losses and governments intervened to rescue domestic financial institutions, financial distress…

    Hardback – 2013-12-13
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  • Handbook of Central American Governance

    Edited by Diego Sánchez-Ancochea, Salvador Martí i Puig

    Central America constitutes a fascinating case study of the challenges, opportunities and characteristics of the process of transformation in today’s global economy. Comprised of a politically diverse range of societies, this region has long been of interest to students of economic development and…

    Hardback – 2013-11-26
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  • Arab Spring and Arab Women

    Challenges and opportunities

    Edited by Muhamad S. Olimat

    This volume examines the role of Arab women in the Arab Spring and their contribution to the ongoing process of change sweeping the region. The book begins with an examination of the process of democratization and its impediments in the Arab World since the Second World War. It then looks at the…

    Hardback – 2013-11-26
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    Routledge International Handbooks

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