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Children and Borders
Children and Borders
S. Spyrou; M. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This collection brings together an interdisciplinary pool of scholars to explore the relationship between children and borders with richly-documented ethnographic studies from around the world. The book provides a penetrating account of how borders a...
Children in the Anthropocene
Children in the Anthropocene
Karen Malone
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book elaborates the need, in a rapidly urbanizing world, for recognition of the ecological communities we inhabit in cities and for the development of an ethics for all entities (human and non-human) in this context. Children and their entangled...
China: A Historical Geography of the Urban
China: A Historical Geography of the Urban
Yannan Ding; Maurizio...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book offers a unique contribution to the burgeoning field of Chinese historical geography. Urban transformation in China constitutes both a domestic revolution and a world-historical event. Through the exploration of nine urban sites of momentou...
China’s Belt and Road Initiatives
China’s Belt and Road Initiatives
Wei Liu; Jianxiong...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book presents the series of lectures on the 'Belt and Road Initiatives' from the Guang Ming Forum organized by Guang Ming Daily. Co-authored by Ge Jianxiong, Hu Angang, Lin Yifu, Qiao Liang and nine other respected scholars and experts, it prov...
China's Hukou System
China's Hukou System
Jason Young
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:By 2010, 260 million citizens were living outside of their permanent hukou location, a major challenge to the constrictive Mao-era system of migration and settlement planning. Jason Young shows how these new forces have been received by the state an...
China's Urban Pattern
China's Urban Pattern
Chuanglin Fang;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:The book embarks on the tasks to systematically analyze the macro background of the spatial patterns of China’s urban development, the theoretical foundations and framework, and its changing trajectory. From a quantitative perspective, we attempt to ...
Choosing a Map Projection
Choosing a Map Projection
Miljenko Lapaine...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers a much-needed critical approach to the intelligent use of the wide variety of map projections that are rapidly and inexpensively available today. It also discusses the distortions that are immanent in any map projection. A well-chose...
Chronic Poverty
Chronic Poverty
A. Shepherd; J....
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Based on a decade of research by the Chronic Poverty Research Centre, this volume includes material on inter-generational transmission, the importance of assets and vulnerability, and conflict, and new thinking about the close relationship between so...
Cities and Mega-Cities
Cities and Mega-Cities
Frederic R. Si...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book discusses existing and future global problems of physical, chemical, biological and societal origins faced by increasingly populated cities and mega-cities, and options to mitigate or eliminate them. In nine chapters, the book focuses on re...
Cities and Spaces of Leadership
Cities and Spaces of Leadership
Cristina D'Ale...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Cities and Spaces of Leadership investigates the interaction between leadership, leaders and spaces at various levels. It analyzes how spaces and places influence leaders and leadership, as well as how the presence, distribution, action, and concentr...
Cities in Global Transition
Cities in Global Transition
Raymond Charles...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book examines the planning of cities in global transition, looking at Australia’s Greater Sydney as a case example. The focus is on metropolitan districts (groups of municipalities) within the Greater Sydney region. The subjects of global transi...
Cities Network Along the Silk Road
Cities Network Along the Silk Road
Pengfei Ni; Marco...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:By empirically assessing the competitiveness of 505 cities around the world from regional, national and other perspectives, this book not only ranks these cities but also presents a treasure trove of information with regard to each city’s relative st...