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  • Mapping Place Names of India

    1st Edition

    By Anu Kapur

    What’s in a place name? Would ‘India’ called otherwise, be any different? This book is the first of its kind to chart the terrain of contemporary India’s many place names. It explores different ‘place connections’ and how places are named and renamed and looks at the forces that are remaking the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge India

  • Foreign Aid in the Age of Populism

    Political Economy Analysis from Washington to Beijing, 1st Edition

    By Viktor Jakupec, Max Kelly

    Across the world the Western dominated international aid system is being challenged. The rise of right-wing populism, de-globalisation, the advance of illiberal democracy and the emergence of non-Western donors onto the international stage is cutting right to the heart of the entrenched neoliberal…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Muslim Women's Rights

    Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Tabassum Fahim Ruby

    In the post-9/11 environment, the figure of the Muslim woman is at the forefront of global politics. Her representation is often articulated within a rights discourse owing much to liberal-secular sensibilities—notions of freedom, equality, rational thinking, individualism, and modernization.…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Wealth, Inclusive Growth and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    The excessive pursuit of economic interests has resulted in severe environmental and social problems, such as climate change, biodiversity loss, and inequality and disparity. There is an urgent need for broader measures of progress to complement Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This book provides a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Politics in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and reader-friendly introduction to the key factors and themes that shape political processes in developing countries. Achieving development outcomes such as reducing poverty and inequality is only possible through efficient governance, well-planned…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29 
    Routledge

  • Africa's Critical Choices

    A Call for a Pan-African Roadmap, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dunod Editeur

    This volume examines contemporary Africa, a vast continent which, while entering the era of globalization, is also confronted by a number of issues, including the environment and climate change, demographics, trade issues, internal and external migration, education, economic Issues, governance, and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-24 
    Routledge
    Europa Regional Perspectives

  • Megacity Seoul

    Urbanization and the Development of Modern South Korea, 1st Edition

    By Yu-Min Joo

    In Asia, there are a growing number of gigantic megacities, accompanied by a series of speculative and extravagant megaprojects. Amid the fast-paced urban and development challenges, many Asian governments have started to search for replicable and inspirational cases in Asia. South Korea and its…

    Hardback – 2019-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Revival: Class Structure and Social Mobility in Poland (1980)

    1st Edition

    By Kazimierz M. Slomczynski, Tadeusz K. Krauze

    This title was first published in 1980: This study of the problems in America's health care system addresses three questions that have developed since the 1960s: why are care costs in America higher than elsewhere; how can costs be reduced without loss of quality; and what is the state of research,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Ethnicity, Gender and the Border Economy

    Living in the Turkey-Georgia Borderlands, 1st Edition

    By Latife Akyüz

    For whom and why are borders drawn? What are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? And what are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? Constituted by experience and memory, borders shape a "border image" in the minds and social memory of people beyond the lines of the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-12 
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • The Politics of Poverty in Contemporary Russia

    1st Edition

    By Ann-Mari Sätre

    This book provides an overview of poverty and well-being in Russia. Increasing poverty rates during the 1990s were followed by greater attention to social policies in the 2000s and increased efforts to engage people in socially oriented NGOs and ‘encourage’ them to contribute to the fulfillment of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-07 
    Routledge
    Studies in Contemporary Russia

  • South African Foreign Policy

    Identities, Intentions, and Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R Black, David Hornsby

    This book considers the identity, direction, and intentions embodied in post-apartheid South African Foreign Policy.  It aims to deepen the understanding of this evolving post-apartheid foreign policy through an exploration of the nature and trajectory of key bilateral relationships from both the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Peace Movement Organizations and Activists in the U.S.

    An Analytic Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By John Lofland, Victoria Johnson, Pamela Kato

    Here is the most comprehensive compilation and analytic classification of book-length publications on the immense upwelling of peace activism that occurred in the United States during the 1980’s. It is an indispensable reference addition to the bookshelf of all researchers of peace movements in the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

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