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  1. 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 6th 2008 by Routledge

  2. 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 24th 2008 by Routledge

  3. 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 27th 2008 by Routledge India

  4. 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 9th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 30th 2008 by Routledge

  6. East Asian Regionalism

    By Christopher M. Dent

    East Asia is a region that holds much fascination for many people. It is one of the world's most dynamic and diverse regions and is also becoming an increasingly coherent region through the inter-play of various integrative economic, political and socio-cultural processes. Such a development is...

    Published January 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  7. Understanding and Reducing Persistent Poverty in Africa

    Edited by Christopher B. Barrett, Peter D. Little, Michael Carter

    Prior work has shown that there is a significant amount of turnover amongst the African poor as households exit and enter poverty. Some of this mobility can be attributed to regular movement back and forth in response to exogenous variability in climate, prices, health, etc. ('churning'). Other...

    Published December 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  8. Regionalisation and Global Governance

    The Taming of Globalisation?

    Edited by Andrew F. Cooper, Christopher W. Hughes, Philippe De Lombaerde

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    The relationship between global governance and regionalization is fraught with ambiguity. Understanding regionalization in this context requires an understanding of its relationship, and reactive condition, with both the constellations of global governance and globalization. This book presents an...

    Published December 19th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Rural Development in Punjab

    A Success Story Going Astray

    Edited by Autar S. Dhesi, Gurmail Singh

    For many years, agricultural development in Punjab symbolised one of the most successful experiments in rural development. However, this success story seems to be going astray. The crux of the problem, this volume suggests, is that externally driven modernization to meet national food needs pushed...

    Published November 30th 2007 by Routledge India

  10. Information and Communication Technologies in Rural Society

    Edited by Grete Rusten, Sarah Skerratt

    Series: Routledge Studies in Technology, Work and Organizations

    Drawing together the experiences of individuals, households and businesses, this book offers an international perspective on the on how and the extent to which the experiential nature of being rural, whether as an business manager in an SME (or micro-enterprise), a non-business person, a retired...

    Published October 10th 2007 by Routledge