Development studies

    Agricultural Reform in Rwanda

    By Chris Huggins

    Hardback £57.71

    International observers have lauded Rwanda as an example of an African country taking control of its own development trajectory, and as a market-friendly destination for investment. With the Kagame regime coming under increasing international scrutiny, this work looks at the impact of 'market friendly authoritarianism' in contemporary Africa.

    Understanding West Africa's Ebola Epidemic

    Paperback £19.45

    A comprehensive critique of the socio-economic issues revealed by the world's deadliest outbreak of the Ebola virus.

    Global and International History

    By Antoine Acker

    Paperback £21.89

    This book studies the interplay between deforestation, forced labor, and capitalist development in the Amazon through a case study involving Volkswagen in the years of the Brazilian military dictatorship. Focused on both international and local connections, it shows how an agenda for tropical rainforests emerged through economic globalization.

    Understanding Global Poverty

    By Benjamin Curtis

    Paperback Save £2.52 = £30.47

    Understanding Global Poverty introduces students to the study and analysis of poverty, helping them to understand why it is pervasive across human societies, and how it can be reduced through proven policy solutions. Using the capabilities and human development approach, the book foregrounds the human aspects of poverty, keeping the...

    Smart Urban Regeneration

    Paperback £40.66

    The role of real estate in our cities is crucial to building sustainable and resilient urban futures. Smart Urban Regeneration brings together institutional, planning and real estate insights into an innovative regeneration framework for academics, students and property professionals. Starting by identifying key urban issues within the historical urban and...

    Environmental Management Revision Guide

    By Jonathan Backhouse

    Paperback £19.43

    The Environmental Management Revision Guide: For the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management is the perfect revision aid for students preparing to take their NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management. As well as being a handy companion volume to Brian Waters' NEBOSH-endorsed textbook Introduction to Environmental Management, it will also serve as...

    The Struggle for Development

    By Benjamin Selwyn

    Hardback £44.96

    The world economy is expanding rapidly despite chronic economic crises. Yet the majority of the world's population live in poverty.

    Data and the City

    Paperback £32.17

    There is a long history of governments, businesses, science and citizens producing and utilizing data in order to monitor, regulate, profit from and make sense of the urban world. Recently, we have entered the age of big data, and now many aspects of everyday urban life are being captured as...

    Development Against Democracy - New Edition: Manipulating Political Change in the Third World

    By Irene L. Gendzier

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £18.45

    A classic, radical study of development via US foreign policy from the post-war period

    Against Colonization and Rural Dispossession: Local Resistance in South & East Asia, the Pacific & Africa

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £19.45

    A provocative study of the ways in which peasant and indigenous movements across Africa and Asia are resisting global capitalism.

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