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  1. The Afghan-Central Asia Borderland

    The State and Local Leaders

    By Suzanne Levi-Sanchez

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    Based on extensive, long-term fieldwork in the borderlands of Afghan and Tajik Badakhshan, this book explores the importance of local leaders and local identity groups for the stability of a state’s borders, and ultimately for the stability of the state itself. It shows how the implantation of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  2. Mining in Latin America

    Critical Approaches to the "New Extraction"

    Edited by Kalowatie Deonandan, Michael L. Dougherty

    Series: Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

    During the last two decades there has been a dramatic expansion and intensification of mining and mineral resource exploitation and development across the global south, especially in Latin America. This has brought mining more visibly into global public debate and spurred a great deal of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Just Conservation

    Biodiversity, Well-being and Sustainability

    By Adrian Martin

    Initiatives for nature conservation often involve conflicts between human livelihoods and the restriction of people or activities from protected areas, reserves or national parks. The main argument of this book is that socially just conservation of nature is better for both human...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  4. The Volta River Basin

    Water for Food, Economic Growth and Environment

    Edited by Timothy O. Williams, Vladimir Smakhtin

    Series: Earthscan/IWMI Series on Major River Basins of the World

    The Volta River Basin (VRB) is an important transboundary basin in West Africa that covers approximately 400,000 square kilometres across six countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mali and Togo. Its natural resources sustain the livelihoods of its population and...

    To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Routledge