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Development Studies

  1. Add to Wish List Coordinating Urban and Rural Development in China

    Coordinating Urban and Rural Development in China

    Ye Yumin, Richard LeGates
    ‘YE and LeGates do a fine job in marshaling data and making sense of it through clear text and compelling arguments. A must read for students and researchers of urban China.’ – Chris Webster, University of Hong Kong YE and LeGates’s boo...
    Hardback (2013)

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  2. Add to Wish List Social Protection, Economic Growth and Social Change

    Social Protection, Economic Growth and Social Change

    Edited by James Midgley, David Piachaud
    This highly original and thought-provoking book examines the recent expansion of social protection in China, India, Brazil and South Africa – four countries experiencing rapid economic growth and social change. It documents developments ...
    Hardback (2013)

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  3. Add to Wish List Order from Transfer

    Order from Transfer

    Edited by Günter Frankenberg
    ‘Frankenberg’s work gives a new insight of what comparative law can be in the context of globalization, representing an outstanding achievement. His theory of “transfer” supersedes the metaphors of mainstream scholarship, displaying that...
    Hardback (2013)

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  4. Add to Wish List Social Capital and Rural Development in the Knowledge Society

    Social Capital and Rural Development in the Knowledge Society

    Edited by Hans Westlund, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
    ‘This amazingly surprising book takes the popular topic of social capital and provocatively examines the contemporary rural development issue. New social capital driven thinking and insights are applied globally from a conceptual frame a...
    Hardback (2013)

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  5. Add to Wish List Islands at Risk?

    Islands at Risk?

    John Connell
    This insightful book provides a wide ranging analysis of contemporary economic, social, political and environmental change in small islands and territories, through every ocean, and the small island states. It examines the decline of agr...
    Hardback (2013)

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  6. Add to Wish List Weak versus Strong Sustainability

    Weak versus Strong Sustainability

    Eric Neumayer
    This fourth edition of an enduring and popular book has been fully updated and revised, exploring the two opposing paradigms of sustainability in an insightful and accessible way. Eric Neumayer contends that central to the debate on sust...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2013)

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  7. Add to Wish List Improving Irrigation in Asia

    Improving Irrigation in Asia

    Elinor Ostrom, Wai Fung Lam, Prachanda Pradhan, Ganesh P. Shivakoti
    ‘Governance of irrigation systems is complex, needing social, technical and financial actions that support farming. Few people have as much knowledge of self-governing irrigation systems as these authors, and few countries have as many o...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2011)

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  8. Add to Wish List Social Entrepreneurship in the Age of Atrocities

    Social Entrepreneurship in the Age of Atrocities

    Edited by Zachary D. Kaufman
    ‘How can anyone make a difference in a world marked by genocide, civil war, refugee crises, disease epidemics? With conscience, hope, and sweat equity, Dr. Zachary Kaufman and the other contributors to this book have offered aid, created...
    Paperback (2012)

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    Hardback (2012)

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  9. Add to Wish List Sustainable Development Drivers

    Sustainable Development Drivers

    Edited by Kees Zoeteman
    ‘This book is state-of-the-art. The authors present refreshing ideas about sustainability. It is a challenging approach to the conceptualization, measurement and ranking of sustainable development. This goes far beyond technicalities, di...
    Hardback (2012)

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  10. Add to Wish List Private Standards and Global Governance

    Private Standards and Global Governance

    Edited by Axel Marx, Miet Maertens, Johan Swinnen, Jan Wouters
    ‘This edited volume represents a major contribution to scholarship on the role of private standards in global governance. It brings together a wealth of important new research written by a distinguished group of scholars. It is noteworth...
    Hardback (2012)

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  11. Add to Wish List The Asia-Pacific, Regionalism and the Global System

    The Asia-Pacific, Regionalism and the Global System

    Edited by Christopher M. Dent, Jörn Dosch
    ‘Dent and Dosch have put together a superb volume that explores new dimensions of the world events for the past five decades and takes the processes of decrypting regionalism, global system, and world society to a new height. The contrib...
    Hardback (2012)

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  12. Add to Wish List Intellectual Property, Human Rights and Development

    Intellectual Property, Human Rights and Development

    Duncan Matthews
    ‘One of the features of international negotiations has been the increasing participation of non-governmental organizations. In this important book, Duncan Matthews shows the nature and extent of NGO influence in the negotiations over int...
    Paperback (2012)

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    Hardback (2011)

    List price $136.00

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