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Forthcoming Politics & Development Books

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  1. Politics of Development in Pakistan

    Living Village

    By Haider Nizamani

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Pakistan, sixth most populous country in the world, has not gone through systematic and effective land or agrarian reforms in sixty-three years of its existence. Almost 67 per cent of its 167 million inhabitants still live in rural areas and directly or indirectly rely on agriculture for their...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)

    For a People Centered Development Agenda?

    By Sakiko Fukuda-Parr

    Series: Global Institutions

    Millennium Development Goals (MDG) constitute one of the most important global institutions today because of their origins, their ambitions and their effective role in shaping international development efforts. In developing this argument, Sakiko Fukada-Parr analyzes: whether the goals are...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Hydropower Development in the Mekong Region

    Political, Socio-economic and Environmental Perspectives

    Edited by Nathanial Matthews, Kim Geheb

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book aims to provide a basin-wide analysis of the political, socio-economic and environmental perspectives of hydropower development in the Mekong Basin. The Mekong Basin is one of the world’s most important areas of biodiversity and home to over 70 million people, significant proportions of...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  4. South-South Educational Migration, Humanitarianism and Development

    Views from Cuba, North Africa and the Middle East

    By Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

    This is the first book to analyze the important phenomenon of South-South development initiatives. Drawing on critical theories and insights from intersectional analysis, the book examines the experiences and impacts of Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) youth’s participation in South-South...

    To Be Published December 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sport and Peace-Building in Divided Societies

    Playing with the Enemy

    By John Sugden

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Sport is a cultural institution that stands at the interface between political and civil society. In divided communities, sport has been an agent of separation, sectarian hatred and violence, but also a highly effective tool for conflict resolution, reconciliation and peace-building. In this...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Home-grown Development in Africa

    Successes, Issues and Trends in African Socio-Economic Policies

    By Chukwumerije Okereke, Patricia Agupusi

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

    This book provides a critical evaluation of "home-grown" development initiatives in Africa that started in the 1990s as alternatives to externally driven development. Focusing specifically on Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya, the book takes a qualitative and comparative approach to offer the...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The World Trade Organisation and Protest Movements

    Altering World Order?

    By William B. Paterson

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Focusing on the six year period after the protests at the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) 1999 Seattle Millennium Ministerial Conference, the book offers a unique analysis of the impact of the alter-globalization movements on the policies and process of the WTO. The emergence of the protest...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Catchment and River Basin Management

    Integrating Science and Governance

    Edited by Laurence Smith, Keith Porter, Kevin M. Hiscock, Mary Jane Porter, David Benson

    The central focus of this volume is a critical comparative analysis of the key drivers for water resource management and the provision of clean water – governance systems and institutional and legal arrangements. Catchment and river basin management crucially depend on these drivers. The...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Poverty and Governance in South Asia

    By Syeda Naushin Parnini

    Series: Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

    This book analyzes the discourses of development agenda and governance crisis to reduce poverty through Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in South Asia. It provides a survey of the region by not only focusing on India, Pakistan and Bangladesh but also on the smaller countries in the region, such...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge