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Forthcoming Rural Development Books

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  1. Mitigating Land Degradation and Improving Livelihoods

    An Integrated Watershed Approach for Sustainable Rainfed Agriculture in Ethiopia

    Edited by Feras Ziadat

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

    The research presented in this book demonstrates how an integrated ‘systems’ approach to farming in the watershed context increases the effectiveness of a production system and improves people’s livelihoods. It takes an integrated approach, using one watershed in Ethiopia as a ‘laboratory...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. New Challenges to Food Security

    From Climate Change to Fragile States

    Edited by Ian Christoplos, Adam Pain

    Food security is high on the political agenda. Fears about societal insecurity due to food price increases and hunger, grave scenarios regarding the effects of climate change and general uncertainty about the impacts of investments in biofuels and so-call “land grabbing” on food prices and...

    To Be Published December 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Conservation and Development in Cambodia

    New Frontiers in Nature, Society and Community

    Edited by Sarah Milne, Sanghamitra Mahanty

    Series: Earthscan Conservation and Development

    Written by leading authorities from Australasia, Europe and North America, this book examines the dynamic conflicts and synergies between nature conservation and human development in contemporary Cambodia. After suffering conflict and stagnation in the late twentieth century, Cambodia...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Living with Floods in a Mobile Southeast Asia

    A Political Ecology of Vulnerability, Migration and Environmental Change

    Edited by Carl Middleton, Rebecca J. Elmhirst, Supang Chantavanich

    This volume contributes to a better understanding of the relationship between migration, vulnerability and resilience associated with flooding across diverse environmental, social and policy contexts in Southeast Asia. It challenges simple analyses of flooding as a singular...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Rural Development and Poverty in Pakistan

    The impact of state and donor interventions on farmers

    By Syed Mohammad Ali

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Rural development remains a major challenge for governments of developing countries. Focusing on Pakistan, this book discusses the political economy of agrarian poverty and underdevelopment in the region, in the context of state policies and NGO interventions as well as local, national and...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Biofuels, Food Security and Developing Economies

    By Nazia Mintz-Habib

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Global Trends in Land Tenure Reform

    Gender Impacts

    Edited by Caroline S. Archambault, Annelies Zoomers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Gender and Development

    This volume explores the gendered dimensions of recent land governance transformations across the globe, shedding important light on how the intersection of these complex contemporary forces are reconfiguring livelihoods and impacting women’s positions, their tenure security and their well-being....

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Ecological Sustainability for Non-timber Forest Products

    Edited by Charlie Shackleton, Ashok K. Pandey, Tamara Ticktin

    Series: People and Plants International Conservation

    There is growing knowledge about and appreciation of the importance of Non-timber Forest Products (NTFPs) to rural livelihoods in developing countries, and to a lesser extent, developed countries. However, there is also an assumption on the part of policy-makers that any harvesting of wild animal...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Rise and Fall of Countryside Management

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    For at least half a century since the emergence of Country Parks and Forest Parks, countryside services have provided leisure, tourism, conservation, restoration and regeneration across Britain. Yet these services are currently being decimated as public services are sacrificed to the new era...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge