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  • The 1996 Zambia National Housing Policyby P. Makasa

    IOS Press 2010; US$ 116.00

    Devising a workable housing policy in a country with apparently insurmountable housing problems, presents a great challenge. With the help of an award from UN-HABITAT, Zambian authorities attempted to do just this, in a process which is an ideal candidate for scrutiny. This study analyzes the goals, means and instruments that were used to formulate... more...

  • Abulecentrismby Olurinde Lafe

    Springer 2013; US$ 49.99

    The book describes a development concept called abulecentrism. The Yoruba word abule (pronounced: a-boo-lay) literarily means "the village". abulecentrism seeks to achieve rapid and sustainable development of a given society by the strategic execution of projects and the provision of critical services at the local community level.  The... more...

  • Achieving Economic Development in the Era of Globalizationby Shalendra D. Sharma

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 49.95

    Challenging assumptions about the benefits of specific development practices, this book provides readers with an overview of how competing frameworks have developed and the ways that specific development practices reflect specific understandings of the main debates, as well as offering a comprehensive historical overview of attempts to achieve economic... more...

  • Achieving Sustainable Developmentby HANS BRESSERS; WALTER ROSENBAUM

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 147.00

    Bressers, Rosenbaum, and their contributors analyze what, until recently, has been among the least examined issues implicit in the growing global discourse about sustainable development: the creation of institutions and processes for effective governance of sustainability policies. The creation and endurance of governance institutions capable of implementing... more...

  • Advancing Developmentby Dr George Mavrotas; Anthony Shorrocks

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 55.00

    This book reflects on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen over the next two decades. As well as studying development economics in retrospect, the volume explores the current debates and challenges and looks forward at the problems that affect the global capacity to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. more...

  • Advancing the Regional Role of Two-Year Collegesby L. Allen Phelps

    Wiley 2012; US$ 29.00

    In the midst of a challenging economic recovery, the nation’s policy makers and education leaders are seeking new and potentially more effective strategies to align personal and public educational investments with job creation, increased levels of employment, small business development, and entrepreneurial activity. Reaching the 2020 national... more...

  • Affluence, Mobility and Second Home Ownershipby Chris Paris

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 66.95

    Ownership of multiple homes has become increasingly popular throughout the Western world, with the UK and Ireland seeing a particular surge in recent years. Paris addresses the reasons why, and the effects, using case studies from Europe, Australia, America and Asia. more...

  • Affordable and Social Housingby Paul Reeves

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    Affordable and Social Housing - Policy and Practice is a candid and critical appraisal of current big-ticket issues affecting the planning, development and management of affordable and social housing in the United Kingdom. more...

  • African Researchers and Decision-makersby Abdoulaye Ndiaye

    International Development Research Centre 2009; US$ 30.00

    For the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and its partners, the link between research and policy is of paramount importance in their goal to improve social, economic, and environmental conditions in developing countries. Collaboration between researchers and decision-makers, however, is complex, multifaceted, and often difficult to implement.... more...

  • African Researchers and Decision-makersby Abdoulaye Ndiaye

    CODESRIA 2009; US$ 18.95

    For the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and its partners, the link between research and policy is of paramount importance in their goal to improve social, economic and environmental conditions in developing countries. The nature of the collaboration between researchers and decision-makers, however, is complex, multifaceted and often... more...