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  1. Migrant Workers in Asia

    Distant Divides, Intimate Connections

    By Nicole Constable

    This book provides rich and provocative comparative studies of South and Southeast Asian domestic workers who migrate to other parts of Asia. These studies range from Hong Kong, Macau, and Singapore, to Yemen, Israel, Jordan, and the UAE. Conceptually and methodologically, this book challenges us...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. China and Europe

    The Implications of the Rise of China for European Space

    Edited by Klaus Kunzmann, Willy A Schmid, Martina Koll-Schretzenmayr

    Series: Regions and Cities

    What are the likely long-term implications of this shift to Asia for the cities and regions of Europe? To just ‘wait and see’ cannot be the response, nor the hope that the attractiveness of Asia will diminish over time and that the economic growth will slow down. Will Europe be able to retain its...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Amenities and Regional Economic Development

    Edited by Todd L. Cherry, Dan Rickman

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Economic development and the environment are presumed to be in conflict, but the latter part of the twentieth century experienced a series of economic changes that increasingly questioned this view. Economic activity became more footloose and the ability to attract productive labor became a...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Regional Competitiveness

    Edited by Ron Martin, Michael Kitson, Peter Tyler

    Series: Regions and Cities

    There is now a wide spread interest in regions as a key focus in the organization and governance of economic growth and wealth creation. This important book considers the factors that influence and shape the competitive performance of regions. This is not just an issue of academic interest and...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Urbanisation in the Island Pacific

    Towards Sustainable Development

    By John Connell, John Lea

    Series: Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

    Managing rapid urban growth presents a significant challenge in the small independent countries of the Pacific Islands. Although they originated in colonial times, the towns and cities are now distinctively post-colonial, with economies, environments and social structures that reflect unique island...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Meaning in the Urban Environment

    By M. Krampen

    This book was first published in 1979....

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Cross-Continental Agro-Food Chains

    Structures, Actors and Dynamics in the Global Food System

    Edited by Niels Fold, Bill Pritchard

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Filling a gap in contemporary food and globalization scholarship, this timely book presents recent case-study research on the globalization of food systems, and the impacts for communities around the world. It covers debates on new structures and food products, as well as detailed accounts of fresh...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Geographies of Commodity Chains

    Edited by Alex Hughes, Suzanne Reimer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Individuals, consumer groups, nation states and supra-national bodies increasingly have interrogated the ethics of particular production and consumption relations such as GM foods. Flowing from and bound up with these political concerns is the growing interest in the mutual dependence of sites of (...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Cultural Industries and the Production of Culture

    By Dominic Power, Allen J. Scott

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    Since the Second World War there has been considerable growth in the importance of non-manufacturing based forms of production to the performance of many Western economies. Many countries have seen increased contributions being made by industries such as the media, entertainment and artistic...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Tourism and Gastronomy

    Edited by Anne-Mette Hjalager, Greg Richards

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    In recent years, a growing emphasis has been placed on tourism experiences and attractions related to food. In many cases eating out while on holiday includes the 'consumption' of a local heritage, comparable to what is experienced when visiting historical sites and museums.Despite this increasing...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge


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