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Development and Sustainability: The Challenge of Social Change
(Zed Books, London, 2016-03-15)
While the need for effective action toward a greener and socially inclusive economy has long been evident, health promotion in the context of sustainable development has faltered. Arguing that human health is the key factor ...
Water and Development: Good Governance after Neoliberalism
(Zed Books, London, 2015-09-15)
Water has always been a crucial catalyst for human development. In Africa, competition among different sectors for this scarce resource remains a critical challenge to water managers and decision-makers. 'Water and ...
Protecting the health of the poor: Social Movements in the South
(Zed Books, London, 2015-12-15)
Despite the colossal amount of spending on health and healthcare programmes globally, why do massive inequalities in health remain, both within and between countries? Drawing on in-depth empirical research spanning Asia, ...
Poverty and Inequality in Middle Income Countries: Policy Achievements, Political Obstacles
(Zed Books, London, 2016-04-15)
This collection offers a timely reassessment of viable ways of addressing poverty across the globe today. The profile of global poverty has changed dramatically over the past decade, and around three-quarters of the poor ...
Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward
(Zed Books, London, 2016-02-15)
As the Millennium Development Goals pass their 2015 deadline and the international community is discussing the future of international development policy, Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals brings together leading ...
Eiendom, makt og statsdannelse. Kongsgårder og gods i Hordaland i yngre jernalder og middelalder
(Universitetet i Bergen, 2008)
Soapstone in the North. Quarries, Products and People 7000 BC - AD 1700
(University of Bergen, 2017)
This book addresses soapstone use in Norway and the North Atlantic region, including Greenland. Although the majority of the papers deal with the Iron Age and Middle Ages, the book spans the Mesolithic to the early modern ...