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Forthcoming Regional Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Middle East in the World

    An Introduction

    Edited by Lucia Volk

    Series: Foundations in Global Studies

    The Middle East in the World offers students a fresh, comprehensive, multidisciplinary entry point to the broader Middle East. After a brief introduction to the study of the region, the early chapters of the book survey the essentials of Middle Eastern history; important historical narratives; and...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Knowledge, Networks and Policy

    Regional Studies in Postwar Britain and Beyond

    By James Hopkins

    Series: Regions and Cities

    ‘The region’ has been used to understand and propose solutions to phenomena and problems outside the dominant spatial scale of the twentieth century – the nation state. Its influence can be seen in multiple social science disciplines and in public policy across the globe. But how was this knowledge...

    To Be Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Global Trends in Land Tenure Reform

    Gender Impacts

    Edited by Caroline S. Archambault, Annelies Zoomers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Gender and Development

    This book explores the gendered dimensions of recent land governance transformations across the globe in the wake of unprecedented pressures on land and natural resources. These complex contemporary forces are reconfiguring livelihoods and impacting women’s positions, their tenure security and...

    To Be Published February 17th 2015 by Unknown

  4. China's WTO Accession Reassessed

    Edited by Wang Luolin

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China's accession to the World Trade Organisation in 2001 was a highly significant event both for China and for the wider world. This book argues that, although at the time some people doubted the likely benefits, China's WTO accession has been highly successful. It discusses how China has abided...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Global Human Resource Development

    Country and Regional Perspectives

    Edited by Thomas Garavan, Alma McCarthy, Michael J. Morley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    Changing global contexts force HRD scholars and practitioners to confront international, comparative, and cross-cultural analysis – something already in evidence in other social science disciplines. It is clear from the literature that significant country and regional variations in notions of HRD...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Chinese Regions in Change

    Industrial upgrading and regional development strategies

    By Hong Yu

    This book offers extensive and quality research on and original insights into China’s internal regional dynamics. It provides a focused analysis of the internal dynamics and regional economic diversity of China covering the eastern, central and western regions through case study, data analysis...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Policing in Hong Kong

    History and Reform

    By Kam C. Wong

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Exploring the history and reform of policing in Hong Kong, this book focuses on the colonial years and questions accepted colonial history. Part One argues that colonial policing in Hong Kong (as in elsewhere) takes on local color and hue in practice. Part Two describes the HKP’s four distinctive...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Russia-China Relations in the Post-Crisis International Order

    By Marcin Kaczmarski

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The book explores developments in Russia-China relations in the aftermath of the global economic crisis, arguing that the crisis transformed their bilateral affairs, regional liaisons and, crucially, altered the roles both states play on the international arena. Discussing how Russo-Chinese...

    To Be Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Urban Development in India

    Global Indians in the Remaking of Kolkata

    By Pablo Shiladitya Bose

    Series: Routledge Series on Urban South Asia

    Indian diaspora has had a complex and multifaceted role in catalyzing, justifying and promoting a transformed urban landscape in India. Focussing on Kolkata/ Calcutta, this book analyses the changing landscapes over the past two decades of one of the world’s most fascinating and iconic cities....

    To Be Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Business Leadership Development in China

    By Shuang Ren, Robert Wood, Ying Zhu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book argues that China’s businesses, and hence China’s future economic development, face a huge crisis in that there is a considerable "leadership gap" in China, with a shortage of competent business leaders, at a time when new leadership skills are required urgently, as China’s businesses...

    To Be Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge