Development Studies

  1. Add to Wish List Defining Disaster

    Defining Disaster

    Edited by Marie Aronsson-Storrier, Rasmus Dahlberg
    This timely book unpacks the idea of ‘disaster’ from a variety of approaches, broadening understanding and improving the usability of this complex and often contested concept. Including multidisciplinary perspectives from leading and eme...
    Hardback (2022)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Violence of Conservation in Africa

    The Violence of Conservation in Africa

    Edited by Maano Ramutsindela, Frank Matose, Tafadzwa Mushonga
    Offering insights on violence in conservation, this timely book demonstrates how and why the state in Africa pursues conservation objectives to the detriment of its citizens. It focuses on how the dehumanization of black people and indig...
    Hardback (2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List Urban Violence, Resilience and Security

    Urban Violence, Resilience and Security

    Edited by Michael R. Glass, Taylor B. Seybolt, Phil Williams
    Written in a comprehensive yet accessible style, Urban Violence, Resilience and Security investigates the diverse nature of urban violence within Latin America, Asia and Africa. It further analyzes how regular and irregular governing mec...
    Hardback (2022)

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  4. Add to Wish List A Century of Development in Taiwan

    A Century of Development in Taiwan

    Edited by Peter C.Y. Chow
    Most colonies became independent countries after the end of World War II, while few of them became modernized even after decades of their independence. Taiwan is one of the few to become a modern state with remarkable achievements in its...
    Hardback (2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Regulation of Tax Competition

    The Regulation of Tax Competition

    Chidozie G. Chukwudumogu
    This comprehensive book adopts a nuanced yet straightforward approach to analysing the complex phenomenon of international tax competition. Using the ongoing international efforts of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop...
    Hardback (2021)

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  6. Add to Wish List The Impact of Environmental Law

    The Impact of Environmental Law

    Edited by Rose-Liza Eisma-Osorio, Elizabeth A. Kirk, Jessica Steinberg Albin
    This cutting-edge book invites readers to rethink environmental law and its critical role in ensuring a sustainable future for all. Illustrating narratives of successful developments in environmental law, contributors draw out key lesson...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (2021)

    List price $55.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Greening China’s New Silk Roads

    Greening China’s New Silk Roads

    R. J. Ferguson
    This timely book offers a critical account of key governance challenges of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Illustrating China’s efforts to expand its idea of a sustainable eco-civilization, thereby ‘greening’ the BRI, it explores the...
    Hardback (2021)

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  8. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Social Innovation

    A Research Agenda for Social Innovation

    Edited by Jürgen Howaldt, Christoph Kaletka, Antonius Schröder
    This insightful Research Agenda offers unique perspectives into the different strands of social innovation research, covering the history and theory of this ever-growing research field. Chapters show the range and depth of the social adv...
    Hardback (2021)

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  9. Add to Wish List Conducting and Financing Low-carbon Transitions in China

    Conducting and Financing Low-carbon Transitions in China

    Le-Yin Zhang
    Utilizing a governmentality lens, this timely book offers an explanation for China’s decarbonization performance in the early 21st century. Le-Yin Zhang investigates one of the most ambitious governing projects in history, analyzing the ...
    Hardback (2021)

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  10. Add to Wish List From Eco-Cities to Sustainable City-Regions

    From Eco-Cities to Sustainable City-Regions

    Ernest J. Yanarella, Richard S. Levine
    A political scientist and an urban architect explore China’s odyssey to become an ecological civilization and transform its massive, unsustainable, urbanization process into one that creates hundreds of eco-cities. The resulting From Eco...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (2021)

    List price $45.00

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  11. Add to Wish List City Preparedness for the Climate Crisis

    City Preparedness for the Climate Crisis

    Edited by Francisco J. Carrillo, Cathy Garner
    Exploring the ways that contemporary urban life takes the Holocene for granted, this multidisciplinary book warns that anthropogenic environmental impacts are on course to challenge the viability of most human settlements. It highlights ...
    Hardback (2021)

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  12. Add to Wish List Knowledge For The Anthropocene

    Knowledge For The Anthropocene

    Edited by Francisco J. Carrillo, Günter Koch
    With human-induced environmental impacts disrupting human life in deeper ways and at a wider scale than anything previously experienced, this multidisciplinary book looks at the ways that current knowledge bases seem inadequate to help u...
    Hardback (2021)

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