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  1. European Agriculture

    Policies, Production and Trade

    By Brian Gardner

    The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is central to both economic and environmental developments in Europe. But with the advent of new environmental legislation and political change in Europe the CAP faces increasing pressure to reform. European Agriculture provides a comprehensive breakdown of the...

    Published October 16th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Transport and Developing Countries

    By Dr David Hilling, David Hilling

    Impassable roads, poorly maintained railways, bankrupt airlines, congested cities, and inefficient ports - are there links between these issues and lack of economic progress in developing countries? Inland waterways, ports, railways, roads, air and urban transport are all discussed and illustrated...

    Published October 9th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Conflicts in Social Science

    Edited by Anton Van Harskamp

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Through detailed case studies, the contributors look at conflicts in social science arguing that they must be resolved at the level of the individual discipline rather than at the level of philosopy. They explore different ways in which social scientists deal with the tension of being...

    Published September 4th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Feminist Political Ecology

    Global Issues and Local Experience

    Edited by Dianne Rocheleau, Barbara Thomas-Slayter, Esther Wangari

    Series: Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

    Feminist Political Ecology explores the gendered relations of ecologies, economies and politics in communities as diverse as the rubbertappers in the rainforests of Brazil to activist groups fighting racism in New York City.Women are often at the centre of these struggles, struggles which concern...

    Published September 4th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Urban Planning in Europe

    International Competition, National Systems and Planning Projects

    By Peter Newman, Andy Thornley

    Urban planning is undergoing a period of transformation across Europe, with a major trend towards increased urban competition, national deregulation and greater private sector influence.Urban Planning in Europe is the first comprehensive analysis of the influence of countries is developed,...

    Published August 28th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Homeless

    Policies, strategies and Lives on the Streets

    By Gerald Daly

    The causes of homelessness are disputed by both Right and Left. But, few would argue that life on the streets is anything other than dangerous and debilitating. Unemployment, deinstitutionalisation, abuse in the home are among the stories the homeless tell. Voluntary organisations point to the...

    Published August 7th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Competitiveness, Subsidiarity and Industrial Policy

    Edited by Pat J. Devine, Yannis S. Katsoulacos, Roger Sugden

    What does competitiveness mean? In recent years, discussion of economic policy has become dominated by the notion of competitiveness. In this volume a group of leading economists explore the issue through cross-country comparisons and by means of single country case studies. They also examine: *...

    Published May 15th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Material Concerns

    Pollution, Profit and Quality of Life

    By Tim Jackson

    Material Concerns offers new perspectives on key environmental issues - pollution prevention, ecological economics, limits to sustainability, consumer behaviour and government policy. The first non-technical introduction to preventative environmental management, Material Concerns offers realistic...

    Published May 8th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Conservation and Environmentalism

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Robert C. Paehlke

    Focusing on both problems and solutions, this authoritative reference work maintains a healthy balance between science and the social sciences in its coverage of all aspects of the environment. The book is arranged alphabetically and is divided into three major sections: Ecology, Pollution, and...

    Published March 31st 1996 by Routledge

  10. Geography of the World's Major Regions

    By John Cole

    This volume presents a global view of today's most pressing issues through an analysis of the twelve major regions of the world. Environmental degradation, natural catastrophe, population pressures and human conflict all impact in different ways and to different degrees on the society and...

    Published February 14th 1996 by Routledge