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Forthcoming Books

  1. New Directions in Agrarian Political Economy

    Global Agrarian Transformations, Volume 1

    Edited by Ryan Isakson

    Series: Critical Agrarian Studies

    How relevant are the classic theories of agrarian change in the contemporary context? This volume explores this question by focusing upon the defining features of agrarian transformation in the 21st century: the financialization of food and agriculture, the blurring of rural and urban livelihoods...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Flourishing Within Limits to Growth

    Following nature's way

    By Sven Erik Jørgensen, Brian D. Fath, Søren Nors Nielsen, Federico M. Pulselli, Daniel A. Fiscus, Simone Bastianoni

    Decades of research and discussion have shown that the human population growth and our increased consumption of natural resources cannot continue – there are limits to growth. This volume demonstrates how we might modify and revise our economic systems using nature as a model. The book...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Integrated Water Resources Management

    From concept to implementation

    Edited by Cecilia Tortajada

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    The book includes seventeen excellent researched and documented papers that reflect the diversity of thought, ideas and experiences related to IWRM. They draw from an extensive, inclusive and geographically representative range of theoretical propositions and practical examples. These include...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. World City Network

    A global urban analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Peter J. Taylor, Ben Derudder

    With the advent of multinational corporations, the traditional urban service function has 'gone global'. In order to provide services to globalizing corporate clients, the offices of major financial and business service firms across the world have generated networks of work. It is the myriad of...

    To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The London Olympics and Urban Development

    The Mega-Event City

    Edited by Gavin Poynter, Valerie Viehoff, Yang Li

    Series: Regions and Cities

    As London sought to use the Olympics to achieve an ambitious programme of urban renewal in the relatively socially deprived East London it attracted global attention and sparked debate. This book provides an in-depth study of the transformation of East London as a result of the 2012 Summer Olympic...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Socio-Economic Segregation in European Capital Cities

    East meets West

    Edited by Tiit Tammaru, Szymon Marcińczak, Maarten van Ham, Sako Musterd

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Growing inequalities in Europe are a major challenge threatening the sustainability of urban communities and the competiveness of European cities. While the levels of socio-economic segregation in European cities are still modest compared to some parts of the world, the poor are increasingly...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Untamed Urbanisms

    Edited by Adriana Allen, Andrea Lampis, Mark Swilling

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    One of the major challenges of urban development has been reconciling the way cities develop with the mounting evidence of resource depletion and the negative environmental impacts of predominantly urban-based modes of production and consumption. This book aims to re-politicise the relationship...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Chicago

    An economic history

    By John F. McDonald

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    Chicago went from nothing in 1830 to become the second-largest city in the nation in 1900, while the Midwest developed to become one of the world’s foremost urban areas. This book is an economic history of the Chicago metropolitan area from the 1820s to the present. It examines the city in its...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  9. People, Places and Policy

    Knowing contemporary Wales through new localities

    Edited by Martin Jones, Scott Orford, Victoria Macfarlane

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This book is situated within the context of devolution and constitutional change. The territories of Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and England – armed with a Parliament (Scotland) and Elected Assemblies (Wales, Northern Ireland, and London) – provide the basis for doing things differently, and...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Women Migrant Workers

    Ethical, Political and Legal Problems

    Edited by Zahra Meghani

    Series: Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

    This volume makes the case for the fair treatment of female migrant workers from the global South who are employed in wealthy liberal democracies as care workers, domestic workers, home health workers, and farm workers. An international panel of contributors provide analyses of the ethical,...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge