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3D Printing for Development in the Global South
3D Printing for Development in the Global South
T. Birtchnell; William...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Birtchnell and Hoyle explore how printers, designs, materials and infrastructures all need to be 'just right' in order for meaningful social change to happen with appropriate scale. The 3D4D Challenge suggests 3D printing could reach scale in the Glo...
A Journey into Women's Studies
A Journey into Women's Studies
R. Pande
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:The present book is a journey of many women across the world who have struggled to give women's studies visibility. Drawing upon the contributors' diverse experiences and concerns, it explores the metamorphosis of women's studies from the early days ...
A Modern Nordic Saga : Politics, Economy and Society
A Modern Nordic Saga : Politics, Economy and Soci...
Ryszard M. Cza...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book focuses on the Nordic countries through a European perspective and wishes to draw attention to their place in the new world order. The volume emphasizes the specificity of their cooperation within the region itself as well as within the Eur...
A Political Sociology of Regionalisms
A Political Sociology of Regionalisms
Kevin Parthenay
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book provides an alternative approach to regionalism in neglected parts of the world. Taking stock of several decades of conceptualization, the author provides a political sociology approach of regionalisms fed by recent contributions from the s...
A Study of China's Foreign Aid
A Study of China's Foreign Aid
Y. Shimomura; H...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book provides a new perspective of China's controversial foreign aid strategy. The chapters offer a thorough examination of data to show how China has created knowledge in its long experiences of aid and how this accumulated knowledge could cont...
A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Reduction
A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Redu...
Vishwambhar Prasad...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book presents a socio-economic and livelihood analysis of agriculturally-dependent communities of Mizoram, the eastern extension of the Himalaya, using the sustainable livelihood approach. Such an approach to poverty reduction is inevitable, par...
A Tributary Model of State Formation
A Tributary Model of State Formation
Berhanu Abegaz
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição: A Tributary Model of State Formation: Ethiopia, 1600-2015 addresses the perplexing question of why a pedigreed Ethiopian state failed to transform itself into a nation-state. Using a comparative-institutionalist framework, this book explores why Eth...
Achieving Social Impact
Achieving Social Impact
Marta Soler Ga...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book presents the findings of research projects conducted by CREA (Community of Researchers on Excellence for all), a research community based in Barcelona, showing how social transformation combines scientific excellence with the political and ...
Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa
Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa
Suvania Naidoo
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This SpringerBrief focuses on Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) in the three basins in the Witwatersrand, South Africa. It provides a background to AMD and its impactsfrom a social science perspective.The South African government and non-governmental organiza...
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
D. Clark
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:The first book to examine in detail the ways in which people adapt their understanding and behaviours towards poverty as a direct result to their experiences of poverty in developing countries, including world-leading academics and case studies from ...
Adolescent Girls' Migration in The Global South
Adolescent Girls' Migration in The Global South
Katarzyna Grabska...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book provides a nuanced, complex, comparative analysis of adolescent girls’ migration and mobility in the Global South. The stories and the narratives of migrant girls collected in Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Sudan guide the readers in drawing the ...
Advances in Local Public Economics
Advances in Local Public Economics
Minoru Kunizaki...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book introduces recent developments in both theoretical and empirical analyses of local public economics. Theories of those economics as well as empirical analyses have been developed dramatically in various directions in recent years. One dir...