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Forthcoming Development Policy Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 66 forthcoming new books in the subject of Development Policy — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Emerging Powers and the UN

    What Kind of Development Partnership?

    Edited by Thomas G Weiss, Adriana Ethal Abdenur

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    The post-2015 sustainable development goals and the changing environment for development cooperation requires a renewed and transformed UN system. In line with their increasing significance as economic powers, a growing number of emerging countries will play an expanded role in the UN system, which...

    To Be Published October 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Development Policies of Central and Eastern European States

    From Aid Recipients to Aid Donors

    Edited by Ondřej Horký-Hlucháň, Simon Lightfoot

    The states from Central and Eastern Europe that joined the EU in 2004 and 2007 provide a fascinating series of case studies for scholars interested in politics, IR and development studies. The interest comes from the fact that never before had so many recipients of EU aid joined the Union and taken...

    To Be Published October 13th 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

    Urban Heritage, Development and Sustainability explores the relationship of heritage to urban development and focuses on innovative approaches to managing the developmental pressures faced by urban heritage, as well as the ways in which taking an ethical, inclusive and holistic approach to urban...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Social Development and Social Work Perspectives on Social Protection

    Edited by Julie Drolet

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    Social protection is now considered a development milestone and an important tool in combating poverty. Interventions can include, for example, health insurance, school feeding programs, public works programs or guaranteed employment schemes, or cash transfers targeting vulnerable populations...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge