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  1. Marine Natural Resources and Technological Development

    An Economic Analysis of the Wealth from the Oceans

    By Marco Colazingari

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book offers a comprehensive and systematic examination of the issues involved within Ocean Economics. The oceans are the last frontier on Earth, and research and exploration are key to developing and enhancing global economic activity that is necessary to sustain a growing human population....

    Published December 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Energy and Security in the Caucasus

    By Emmanuel Karagiannis

    Any understanding of the complex politics of the post-Soviet Caucasus presupposes an understanding of the relationship between the transportation of Azerbaijan's oil, inter-state relations and ethnic conflicts. Energy and Security in the Caucasus is a contribution to the debate revolving...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  3. International Business Geography

    Case Studies of Corporate Firms

    By Piet Pellenbarg, Egbert Wever

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    Written by eminent scholars who are well known within their fields across Europe, this book explores changes in the international economic environment, their impacts on the strategy of firms and the spatial consequences of these changes in strategy. The economic environment in which major companies...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Environment, Development and Change in Rural Asia-Pacific

    Between Local and Global

    Edited by John Connell, Eric Waddell

    Series: Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

    This volume examines the economic, political, social and environmental challenges facing rural communities in the Asia-Pacific region, as global issues intersect with local contexts. Such challenges, from climatic change and volcanic eruption to population growth and violent civil unrest, have...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Globalization in Crisis

    Edited by Barry K. Gills

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    This book analyses the present global financial and economic crisis, the most severe in nearly a century, and a wider set of multiple and converging crises with aspects and repercussions that go well beyond the current economic climate. Written by some of the world’s leading international...

    Published October 12th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Saudi Maritime Policy

    Integrated Governance

    By Hatim Al-Bisher, Selina Stead, Tim Gray

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    Because marine governance in most countries is sectoral, maritime policies are frequently fragmented, reactive, and even contradictory, meaning that marine resources are underutilized and poorly protected. To avoid these problems, the concept of integrated national maritime policy (INMP) has been...

    Published September 14th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Assessment of Key Issues in the Coloration of Polyester Material

    Edited by Renzo Shamey, Woo Sub Shim

    Series: Textile Progress

    The dyeing properties of polyester fibers are strongly influenced by many of the processing conditions during the manufacturing or subsequent handling of the fibers. Complementing the rich pool of knowledge in the field, this work addresses problems in the dyeing of polyester textile materials in...

    Published August 18th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Creativity, Innovation and the Cultural Economy

    Edited by Andy C. Pratt, Paul Jeffcutt

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This collection brings together international experts from different continents to examine creativity and innovation in the cultural economy. In doing so, the collection provides a unique contemporary resource for researchers and advanced students. As a whole, the collection addresses creativity...

    Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Political Geography

    World-economy, Nation-state and Locality, 6th Edition

    By Colin Flint, Peter J Taylor

    We live in a rapidly changing world in which politics is becoming both more and less predictable at the same time: this makes political geography a particularly exciting topic to study. To make sense of the continuities and disruptions within this political world requires a strongly...

    Published July 14th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Tourism and Tibetan Culture in Transition

    A Place called Shangrila

    By Ashild Kolas

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This book explores the relationship between tourism, culture and ethnic identity in Tibet in , focusing in particular on Shangrila, a Tibetan region in Southwest China, to show how local ‘Tibetan culture’ is reconstructed as a marketable commodity for tourists. It analyses the socio-economic...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge