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Forthcoming Development Policy Books

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  1. Situational Prevention of Poaching RPD

    Edited by Andrew M Lemieux

    Series: Crime Science Series

    For centuries, criminologists have looked for scientific ways to study, understand, and ultimately prevent crime. In this volume, a unique offense, poaching, is explored in various contexts to determine what opportunity structures favor this crime and how situational crime prevention may reduce its...

    To Be Published September 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sustainability and Organizational Change Management

    Edited by Stewart Clegg, João Amaro de Matos

    There is no bigger challenge for organizational change management in the contemporary world than achieving greater sustainability. The challenges associated with sustainable development are multifaceted, including criteria pertaining to the delivery of environmental, social, ethical and economic...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Political Transition and Inclusive Development in Malawi

    The democratic dividend

    Edited by Dan Banik, Blessings Chinsinga

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Development

    Malawi is among the few countries in Sub-Saharan Africa that has witnessed significant improvements in relation to meeting the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) targets. It exhibits some of the main challenges facing African democracies while they attempt to consolidate the benefits of...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Justice and Security Reform

    Development Agencies and Informal Institutions in Sierra Leone

    By Lisa Denney

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    Justice and Security Reform: Development Agencies and Informal Institutions in Sierra Leone undertakes a deep contextual analysis of the reform of the country’s security and justice sectors since the end of the civil war in 2002. Arguing that the political and bureaucratic nature of development...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Gender, Asset Accumulation and Just Cities

    Pathways to transformation

    Edited by Caroline Moser

    Series: Regions and Cities

    With more than half the world’s population now living in urban areas, urbanization is undoubtedly one of the most important phenomena of the 21st century. However, despite increasing recognition of the critical relationship between economic and social development in cities, gender remains an often...

    To Be Published October 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Sport for Development and Peace

    Transnational Perspectives on Theory, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Lyndsay M. C. Hayhurst, Tess Kay, Megan Chawansky

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Debates around the ‘sport for development and peace’ (SDP) movement have entered a new phase, moving on from simple questions surrounding the utility of sport as a tool of international development. Beyond Sport for Development and Peace argues that critical research and new perspectives and...

    To Be Published October 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Biofuels, Food Security and Developing Economies

    By Nazia Mintz-Habib

    The last decade has witnessed major crises in both food and energy security across the world. One response to the challenges of climate change and energy supply has been the development of crops to be used for biofuels. But as this book shows, this can divert agricultural land from food production...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sustainability and Wellbeing

    Human-Scale Development in Practice

    By Mònica Guillen-Royo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

    The idea that we can meet human needs and simultaneously conserve and even enhance the natural environment is an attractive one. Since the Brundtland report popularised a definition of sustainable development based on the concept of needs, there has been a widespread belief that it should be...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Urban Heritage, Development and Sustainability

    International Frameworks, National and Local Governance

    Edited by Sophia Labadi, William Logan

    Series: Key Issues in Cultural Heritage

    More than half of the world’s population now lives in urban areas, and cities provide the setting for a number of significant contemporary challenges such as population growth, mass tourism, and unequal access to socio-economic opportunities. Urban Heritage, Development and Sustainability examines...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Communication, Technology, and the Development of People

    By Bernard Woods

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1993. This book outlines the failure of investment for Third World development to address the development of people, communities and institutions and an underlying cause of this global phenomenon. It shows how new perceptions of the communication process in development and...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge