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Mingione, Enzo - Urban Poverty and the Underclass, ebook

Urban Poverty and the Underclass

Mingione, Enzo


Over the last two decades "poverty" has moved centrestage as an issue within the social sciences. This volume, edited by one of Europe's foremost sociologists, aims to assess the debates surrounding poverty and the responses to it, exploring the ways

Battro, Antonio M. - Children and Sustainable Development, ebook

Children and Sustainable Development

Battro, Antonio M.


Table of contents
Part I. Environment, Climate and Education
1. Educating Children to Bend the Curve: For a Stable Climate, Sustainable Nature and Sustainable Humanity
Veerabhadran Ramanathan, Hahrie Han, Teenie Matlock
2. Children as Agents…

Winders, Bill - Grains: Resources, ebook

Grains: Resources

Winders, Bill


Grains - particularly maize, rice, and wheat - are the central component of most people’s diets, but we rarely stop to think about the wider role they play in national and international policy-making, as well as global issues like food security, biotechnology,…

Ren, Xuefei - Urban China, ebook

Urban China

Ren, Xuefei

From 26,80€

Currently there are more than 125 Chinese cities with a population exceeding one million. The unprecedented urban growth in China presents a crucial development for studies on globalization and urban transformation. This concise and engaging book examines…

Freedman, Monroe H. - How Can You Represent Those People?, ebook

How Can You Represent Those People?

Freedman, Monroe H.


Table of contents
1. “Defending the Guilty” After 30 Years
Barbara Babcock
2. How Can You Prosecute Those People?
Paul Butler
3. How Can You Defend Those People?
Tucker Carrington
4. There but for the Grace of God Go I