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Economics and austerity in europe
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The full impact of austerity policies across Europe is still being assessed, but it is clear that their gendered impacts have been consistently severe...
Environmental news in South America
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Combining perspectives from media studies and political ecology, this book analyses socially constructed news regarding three environmental conflicts ...

The big truck that went by
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In the aftermath of the devastating 7.0 earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010, there was an outpouring of support and aid from countries around the world....
Development planning
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This text aims to bridge the gap between much development planning theory and planning practice, while promoting a value-based, action-centred and organization-inclusive approach. It explores the concepts of development and development planning and introduces a simple model of strategic planning.

On the new Silk Road
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The Silk Road once served as the vital artery of the ancient world, connecting China to societies across Eurasia and providing immense wealth and pr...
Sustaining prosperity, nature and wellbeing
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This book explores what is needed for an overall evaluation of the prosperity and wellbeing of people within a framework of sustaining the economy, en...

Working with conflict
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This source book is for people working in areas affected by conflict and violence. Easy to use, well laid out, and including helpful visual materials,...
Organizational change for corporate sustainability
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Since this classic book was first published in 2003, sustainability has increasingly become mainstream business for leading corporations, whilst the t...

Digital technologies for agricultural and rural development in the global south
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This book shares research and practice on current trends in digital technology for agricultural and rural development in the Global South. Growth of r...
Women in politics
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Women the world over are being prevented from engaging in politics. Women's political leadership of any sort is a rarity and a career in politics rare...

Last days of the mighty mekong
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Celebrated for its natural beauty and its abundance of wildlife, the Mekong river runs thousands of miles through China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Camb...
International development
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This comprehensive and broad-ranging introductory textbook examines the key aspects of contemporary international development from both a practical an...

Creating capabilities
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In this critique, Martha Nussbaum argues that our dominant theories of development have given us policies that ignore our most basic human needs for dignity and self-respect.
The spacemaker's guide to big change
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This book gives definition to participatory practice as a necessary form of activism in development planning for cities. It gives guidance on how pra...

Sustainability accounting and accountability
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The management and balancing of social, environmental and economic sustainability is one of the most complex and urgent challenges facing both private...
The life project
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LONGLISTED FOR THE 2017 ORWELL PRIZE'Eye-opening, extraordinary insights into ordinary lives' Financial Times 'Superb' Literary ReviewThe remarkable ...

Fighting corruption is dangerous
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A frontline account of how to fight corruption, from Nigeria's former finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.In Fighting Corruption Is Dangerous, Ngozi ...
China's Asian dream
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China , Napoleon once remarked, is a sleeping lion. Let her sleep, for when she wakes she will shake the world. In 2014, President Xi Jinping trium...

Clothing Poverty
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Have you ever stopped and wondered where your jeans came from? Who made them and where? Ever wondered where they end up after you donate them for recy...
Trading for Good
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Trade is the lifeblood of the global economy, but few would consider it a social good. Instead, our views on trade have polarized between two extremes...