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Cities in a Time of Terror: Space, Territory, and Local Resilience: Space, Territory, and Local Resilience

by H.V. Savitch

This book is about urban terror - its meaning, its ramifications, and its impact on city life. Written by a well-known expert in the field, "Cities in a Time of Terror" draws on data from more than a thousand...


Financing Economic Development in the 21st Century

by Sammis B. White & Zenia Z. Kotval

The fully revised new edition of this textbook presents a well-balanced set of economic development financing tools and techniques focused on our current times of economic austerity. While traditional public...


Go Figure! New Directions in Advertising Rhetoric

by Edward F. McQuarrie & Barbara J. Phillips

Rhetorical scholarship has found rich source material in the disciplines of advertising, communications research, and consumer behavior. Advertising, considered as a kind of communication, is distinguished by...


Modern East Asia: An Introductory History: An Introductory History

by David Y Miller

Written with rare mastery and a sure sense of the essential, this concise general history of modern East Asia offers students and general readers an understanding of this dynamic region from a global perspective....


The Bureaucratic Experience: The Post-Modern Challenge: The Post-Modern Challenge

by Ralph P. Hummel

Everyone has trouble with bureaucracy. Citizens and politicians have trouble controlling the runaway bureaucratic machine. Managers have trouble managing it. Employees dislike working in it. Clients can't get...


The Dynamics of Law

by Michael S Hamilton & George W Spiro

Thoroughly revised and updated, this widely used text offers a concise introduction to the American legal system for students without a legal background. The book's coverage is cross-disciplinary, informed by...


The End of the Maoist Era: Chinese Politics During the Twilight of the Cultural Revolution, 1972-1976: Chinese Politics During the Twilight of the Cul

by Frederick C Teiwes & Warren Sun

This book launches an ambitious reexamination of the elite politics behind one of the most remarkable transformations in the late twentieth century. As the first part of a new interpretation of the evolution...


Transforming Public Leadership for the 21st Century

by Ricardo S. Morse, Terry F. Buss & C. Morgan Kinghorn

The forces of globalization are shifting our world, including the public sector, away from hierarchy and command and control toward one of collaboration and networks. The way public leadership is thought about...


Indigenous Studies and Engaged Anthropology: The Collaborative Moment

by Paul Sillitoe

Advancing the rising field of engaged or participatory anthropology that is emerging at the same time as increased opposition from Indigenous peoples to research, this book offers critical reflections on research...


International Climate Change Law and State Compliance

by Alexander Zahar

A solution to the problem of climate change requires close international cooperation and difficult reforms involving all states. Law has a clear role to play in that solution. What is not so clear is the role...


The Making of Low Carbon Economies

by Heather Lovell

The Making of Low Carbon Economies looks at how more than two decades of sustained effort at climate change mitigation has resulted in a variety of new practices, rules and ways of doing things: a period of...


East Asian Development Model: Twenty-first century perspectives

by Shiping Hua & Ruihua Hu

Given the impressive growth in East Asia after World War II, initially led by Japan, the region's development models have been scrutinized since the 1980s. The shared Confucian cultural heritage, strong government...


Action Research for Climate Change Adaptation: Developing and applying knowledge for governance

by Arwin van Buuren, Jasper Eshuis & Mathijs van Vliet

Governments all over the world are struggling with the question of how to adapt to climate change. They need information not only about the issue and its possible consequences, but also about feasible governance...


Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption: Reflections on consumer waste

by Karin M. Ekström

The accelerated pace of global consumption over the past decades has meant that governments across the world are now faced with significant challenges in dealing with the dramatically increased volume of waste....


Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Economics

by Ian Coxhead

The Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Economics offers new insights into the rapidly-developing economies of Southeast Asia. Despite widespread initial deprivation, Southeast Asia has achieved and sustained...


The Quest for Prosperity: How Developing Economies Can Take Off

by Justin Yifu Lin

How can developing countries grow their economies? Most answers to this question center on what the rich world should or shouldn’t do for the poor world. In The Quest for Prosperity, Justin Yifu Lin—the...


Transformative Sustainable Development: Participation, reflection and change

by Kei Otsuki

Recent debates about sustainable development have shifted their focus from fixing environmental problems in a technocratic and economic way to more fundamental changes in social-political processes and relations....


Reconstructing Sustainability Science: Knowledge and Action for a Sustainable Future: Knowledge and action for a sustainable future

by Thaddeus R. Miller

The growing urgency, complexity and "wickedness" of sustainability problems-from climate change and biodiversity loss to ecosystem degradation and persistent poverty and inequality-present fundamental challenges...


Place-making and Urban Development: New challenges for contemporary planning and design

by Pier Carlo Palermo & Davide Ponzini

The regeneration of critical urban areas through the redesign of public space with the intense involvement of local communities seems to be the central focus of place-making according to some widespread practices...


Slowdown in Emerging Markets : Sign of a Bumpy Road Ahead?

by Evridiki Tsounta

Following very strong growth during the period 2000?12, emerging market economies (EMEs) experienced a slowdown in the last couple of years. This paper examines the supply-side drivers of the strong growth performance...