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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....
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...

Living by the gun in Chad
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How do people live in a country that has experienced rebellions and state-organised repressions for decades and that is still marked by routine forms ...
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...

Sustainable innovation and impact
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Following the Brexit and Trump election cycles, consistent, long-term policy solutions to environmental and other societal challenges are becoming inc...
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...

Sri Lanka
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Even though Sri Lanka's protracted civil war came to a bloody conclusion in May 2009, prospects for a sustainable peace remain uncertain. The Sri Lank...
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Africa is on the rise. Enabled by natural resources, commodity trading and the recent discovery of Africa as the last frontier of capitalism by the gl...

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...

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...
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 ...

Africa and the Millennium Development Goals
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This unique work by the Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR), Cape Town, South Africa, tracks the progress Africa has made in achieving the United Nat...
Colonising Egypt
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Extending deconstructive theory to historical and political analysis, Timothy Mitchell examines the peculiarity of Western conceptions of order and tr...