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  1. Regional Trade Integration and Conflict Resolution

    Edited by Shaheen Rafi Khan

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This volume addresses the growth of regional trade agreements (RTAs) which have mushroomed since the 1990s, and considers their potential as a tool for reducing inter- and intra-state conflict. Exploring the links between trade, conflict and peace in different and varying contexts, this book maps...

    Published October 20th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Asia on Tour

    Exploring the rise of Asian tourism

    Edited by Tim Winter, Peggy Teo, T.C. Chang

    With the vast majority of academic theory on tourism based on ‘Western’ tourists, Asia on Tour illustrates why the rapid growth of travel for leisure and recreation in Asia demands a reappraisal of how tourism is analyzed and understood. Examining domestic and intra-regional tourism, the book...

    Published September 24th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Trade Policy, Inequality and Performance in Indian Manufacturing

    By Kunal Sen

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    The relationship between trade policy and economic performance is one of the oldest controversies in economic development. In recent years, there has been a revival of interest in the debate on the implications of trade reforms for productivity growth and domestic pricing behaviour due in part to...

    Published September 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  4. Human Development and Social Power

    Perspectives from South Asia

    By Ananya Mukherjee Reed

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    In South Asia and beyond, human development continues to be in a state of crisis. Each successive Human Development Report (HDR) and the pervasive global failure to achieve the Millennium Development Goals are constant reminders of this crisis. An equally, and even more distressing dimension of...

    Published August 31st 2008 by Routledge

  5. Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks

    By Nicos Komninos

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks combines concepts and theories from the fields of urban development and planning, innovation management, and virtual / intelligent environments. It explains the rise of intelligent cities with respect to the globalisation of systems...

    Published July 17th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Leftovers

    Tales of the Latin American Left

    Edited by Jorge G. Castañeda, Marco A. Morales

    Over a decade ago, Jorge Castañeda wrote the classic Utopia Unarmed, which offered a penetrating and comprehensive account of the Latin American left’s fate at the end of the Cold War. Since then, the left across Latin America has travelled in paths no one could have predicted. Latin American...

    Published July 7th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The New Rich in China

    Future rulers, present lives

    Edited by David Goodman

    Three decades of reform since 1978 in the People’s Republic of China have resulted in the emergence of new social groups which have included new occupations and professions generated as the economy has opened up and developed and, most spectacularly given the legacy of state socialism, the...

    Published April 25th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Watershed Development and Livelihoods

    People’s Action in India

    By S.K. Das

    This book analyses the empowerment process of the Bhil as a result of the implementation of the watershed project in Jhabua. This visionary project, planned and implemented by the Bhil community, has put in place an integrated strategy that has given them control over their livelihood. It is...

    Published March 28th 2008 by Routledge India

  9. Southeast Asian Development

    By Andrew McGregor

    Series: Routledge Perspectives on Development

    Southeast Asia has long fascinated development practitioners and researchers for being one of the few regions of the world that has resisted global trends to become a successful developing region. Divided into accessible thematic chapters, this book adopts a unique perspective of equitable...

    Published March 10th 2008 by Routledge

  10. The Triple Helix

    University-Industry-Government Innovation in Action

    By Henry Etzkowitz

    A Triple Helix of university-industry-government interactions is the key to innovation in increasingly knowledge-based societies. As the creation, dissemination, and utilization of knowledge moves from the periphery to the center of industrial production and governance, the concept of innovation,...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Routledge