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Forthcoming Politics & Development Books

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  1. Higher Education and Capacity Building in Africa

    The Geography and Power of Knowledge

    Edited by Hanne Kirstine Adriansen, Lene Møller Madsen, Stig Jensen

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Development

    This book takes an innovative approach to understanding the development of universities and addresses capacity building of African universities. For years, education has been high on the development agenda and recently also universities are being recognized as key drivers for societal growth....

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Conflict and Development

    2nd Edition

    By Roger MacGinty, Andrew Williams

    Series: Routledge Perspectives on Development

    In the five years since the first edition of Conflict and Development was published the awareness of the relationship between conflicts and development has grown exponentially. Developmental factors can act as a trigger for violence, as well as for ending violence and for triggering post-conflict...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Global Corruption Report: Sport

    Edited by Transparency International

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Multinational Integration, Cultural Identity and Regional Self-Government

    Comparative Experiences for Tibet

    Edited by Roberto Toniatti, Jens Woelk

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    Multinational Integration, Cultural Identity and Regional Self-Government assesses the current state of the international theory and practice of autonomy in order to pursue the possibility for regional self-government in Tibet. Initiated by a workshop, and roundtable with political representatives...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Political Leadership and Political Change in the Chinese Countryside

    By Shan Wei

    Series: China Policy Series

    This book, based on extensive original research including survey research in the Chinese countryside, examines how market reforms and the changing nature of the Chinese state have made a huge impact on how ordinary Chinese people in rural areas relate to authority. The book explores the nature of...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. The International Expansion of Chinese National Oil Companies

    Entangled Relations in Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Susana Moreira

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Oil is the key commodity powering the whole of the current international economic order. Securing unfettered access to oil supplies has become a vital national interest. The struggle to preserve these interests has inevitably played out on the global stage. The past ten years have witnessed the...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The United Nations as a Knowledge System

    By Nanette Svenson

    Series: Global Institutions

    This book discusses the evolution of the United Nations (UN) as a knowledge organization. This book seeks to explore how the UN has generated, warehoused, disseminated, structured, packaged, expanded, transferred and leveraged its vast resources of accumulated information and experience throughout...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Development Perspectives from the Antipodes

    Edited by Susanne Schech

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    Development discourses and academic development knowledge reflect to a large extent the interests of the ‘North’. The Antipodes – Australia and New Zealand - share an ambivalent location as countries of the ‘North' in wealth, development and dominant intellectual genealogies but ‘South' in latitude...

    To Be Published January 20th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Socio-economic Recovery in Crisis and Fragile Settings

    Aid, People and Institutions

    Edited by Gemma van der Haar, Dorothea Hilhorst, Bart Weijs

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    An estimated 1.2 billion people live in countries affected by conflict or fragility. Poverty in these settings is usually extreme, and it is a major challenge for people to regain their livelihoods. Governments and international actors seek ways to enable socioeconomic recovery, partly out of...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge