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- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 49.99
Der Sammelband vereint Beiträge der Wohn-, Frauen- und Genderforschung und geht den zentralen Fragen nach, wie gesellschaftliche Kontexte und Entwicklungen auf der gesellschaftlichen Makroebene das Wohnen der Geschlechter beeinflussen, wie sich der gesellschaftliche Wandel und die damit verbundenen Transformationen der Geschlechterverhältnisse auf... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 129.00
Foreword; J. Pronk. Introduction: Institutions in Modern Development Economics; V. FitzGerald. 1. Agrarian Reforms and Intersectoral Relations: A Summary; K. Martin. 2. Bringing Institutions into Evolutionary Growth Theory; R.R. Nelson. 3. Towards an Evolutionary Economic Approach to Sustainable Development; J.B. Opschoor. 4. Structural Dynamics... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 149.00
"...particular attention to the pros and cons of attempting to internalise environmental costs into individual decision-making through the political process. On the whole, Unveiling Wealth is a very useful book for economists, environmentalists, policy makers as well as eco-conscious practitioners of business." (Environmental Politics, 12:3 (2003)... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 169.00
This book presents the new EU approach to environmental management and its attempt to place it in the perspective of sustainable development. China and other large and fast growing economies are putting increasing pressures on global environment, but they are also looking at the European experience with great interest. To present critically this experience... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00
Offers examples of different methodologies and tools for pursuing environmental sustainability targets Explores experiences and case studies in many sectors of industry and a variety of geographic contexts, from local to regional to national scale Features the work of expert contributors, including managers, researchers and consultants whose work... more...
- American University of Cairo Press 2012; US$ 38.99
Irregular or illegal housing constitutes the ordinary condition of popular urban housing in the Middle East. Considering the conditions of daily practices related to land and tenure mobilization and of housing, neighborhood shaping, transactions, and conflict resolution, this book offers a new reading of government action in the cities of Amman, Beirut,... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 40.52
Development economics entail all the aspects of the development process especially meant for the developing countries to overcome the challenges that impede development. This can be through education, education and man power development, restructuring market incentives, incorporating favorable social and political approaches and practices among other... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2009; US$ 20.00
Over twenty years of civil war in predominantly Christian Southern Sudan has forced countless people from their homes. Transforming Displaced Women in Sudan examines the lives of women who have forged a new community in a shantytown on the outskirts of Khartoum, the largely Muslim, heavily Arabized capital in the north of the country. ... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 170.00
David Fitzpatrick, Executive Director of the RICS Foundation, is supportive of the authors' conclusions: "We welcome the government's proposed increase in the quantities of affordable housing, but would echo the findings of Greenfields, Brownfields and Housing Development in urging ministers to look closely at how solutions to housing shortages... more...