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Published Mar. 8, 2013 3:15 PM
Published Mar. 8, 2013 1:45 PM

This book chapter discusses the impact of China’s investments and aid policies on poverty reduction in Malawi – a country that, at the outset, does not appear to have much to offer China in terms of material benefits.

Published Feb. 22, 2013 1:38 PM

In Bull's chapter she discusses the extent to which the participation of social movements representing previously excluded groups has contributed to the transformation of current Latin American democracies.


Published Feb. 4, 2013 12:16 PM

This paper asks to what extent French and Norwegian households link global warming to their own electricity use. Furthermore, we study people’s rationales for selecting renewable sources and reducing electricity consumption at home.

Published Jan. 18, 2013 10:53 AM

Wilhite develops a new way of understanding energy sustainability through social practice theory. Wilhite highlights that our habits with regard to cooking technologies, lighting strategies, or transportation can be valued differently and practiced in multiple and varied ways.

Published Jan. 18, 2013 10:53 AM

In this book chapter, Winther examines the social and moral aspects of electricity use in zanzibari homes, highlighting changes in gender and marital relations. She also analyzes the function of electricity in providing improved security in the public sphere, setting the stage for increased engagement in both religious and municipal contexts.