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  1. Author Video

    Franklin Obeng-Odoom has put together his very own video, to tell you more about his most recent book, Governance for Pro-poor Urban Development: Lessons from Ghana.

    Click here to view online!

    Franklin's upcoming book, Oiling the Urban Economy: Land, Labour, Capital, and the State in Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana, is scheduled to publish in June 2014.

  2. Disaster Management

    International Lessons in Risk Reduction, Response and Recovery
    Edited by Alejandro López-Carresi, Maureen Fordham, Ben Wisner, Ilan Kelman and JC Gaillard

    This book opens a dialog between theory and practice. It offers vital lessons to practitioners from scholarship on natural hazards, disaster risk management and reduction and developments studies, opening up new insights in accessible language with practical applications... Read more...

  3. Climate Change and Development

    By Thomas Tanner and Leo Horn-Phathanothai

    The evidence for human-induced climate change is now overwhelming, the brunt of its impacts is already being felt by poor people, and the case for urgent action is compelling. This book addresses the two greatest challenges of our time – averting catastrophic climate change and eradicating poverty – and the close interconnections between them... Read more...

  4. Latin American Development

    By Julie Cupples

    This text provides a comprehensive introduction to Latin American development in the twenty-first century, emphasizing political, economic, social, cultural and environmental dimensions of development. It considers key challenges facing the region and the diverse ways in which its people are responding, as well as providing analysis of the ways in which such challenges and responses can be theorized... Read more...

  5. December Discounts

    To celebrate the vacation season, Routledge are very excited to be able to offer you some fantastic special offers on our Sociology titles this December!

    Keep an eye on the Routledge Sociology page over the next few weeks for these super savings!

     

  6. Surveys In Social Research

    6th Edition
    By David de Vaus

    David de Vaus' classic text Surveys in Social Research provides clear advice on how to plan, conduct and analyze social surveys. It emphasises the links between theory and research, the logic and interpretation of statistics and the practices of social research... Read more...

  7. Routledge International Handbook of Social and Environmental Change

    Edited by Stewart Lockie, David A. Sonnenfeld and Dana R. Fisher

    This book reviews the major ways in which social scientists are conceptualizing more integrated perspectives on society and nature, from the global to local levels. The chapters in this volume, by international experts from a variety of disciplines, explore the challenges, contradictions and consequences of social–ecological change... Read more...

  8. Wrongful Conviction and Criminal Justice Reform

    Making Justice
    Edited by Marvin Zalman and Julia Carrano

    Wrongful Conviction and Criminal Justice Reform is an important addition to the literature and teaching on innocence reform. This book delves into wrongful convictions studies but expands upon them by offering potential reforms that would alleviate the problem of wrongful convictions in the criminal justice system... Read more...

  9. The Enduring Color Line in U.S. Athletics

    By Krystal Beamon and Chris M. Messer

    Beamon and Messer deftly explore sports as a social construction, and more significantly, the large role race and ethnicity play in sports and consequently sports’ influence on modern race relations. This text is ideal for courses on Sport and Society as well as Race and Ethnicity... Read more...

  10. December Discounts

    To celebrate the vacation season, Routledge are very excited to be able to offer you some fantastic special offers on our Criminology titles this December!

    Keep an eye on the Routledge Criminology page over the next few weeks for these super savings!

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