The Earthscan Atlas

The Earthscan Atlas

  • The Atlas of Climate Change: Mapping the World's Greatest Challenge book cover

    The Atlas of Climate Change

    Mapping the World's Greatest Challenge, 3rd Edition

    By Kirstin Dow, Thomas E. Downing

    Since the first edition of this highly acclaimed Atlas was published in 2006 (it won the 'Planeta Environment Book of the Year' award) climate change has climbed even further up the global agenda. This new edition features: the outcomes of the negotiations at the UNFCC conference in Copenhagen…

    Paperback – 2011-10-19
    Routledge
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  • The Atlas of Human Migration: Global Patterns of People on the Move book cover

    The Atlas of Human Migration

    Global Patterns of People on the Move, 1st Edition

    By Russell King, Richard Black, Michael Collyer, Anthony J Fielding, Ronald Skeldon

    Migration has provided millions with an escape route from poverty or oppression, ensuring the survival, even prosperity, of individuals and their families. New currents of human migration, triggered by ethnic cleansing or climate change or economic need, are appearing all the time and immigration…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30
    Routledge
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  • The Atlas of Human Rights: Mapping Violations of Freedom Worldwide book cover

    The Atlas of Human Rights

    Mapping Violations of Freedom Worldwide, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Fagan

    Human rights have become synonymous with legal, political, social and even economic justice - as a means of overcoming oppression and discrimination irrespective of nationality, class, creed, gender, ethnicity, or even ideological commitment. As global governments are increasingly using a threat of…

    Paperback – 2010-06-11
    Routledge
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  • The State of the World Atlas book cover

    The State of the World Atlas

    8th Edition

    By Dan Smith

    Over 50 full-colour world maps and graphics break down hardcore statistics to provide a compelling analysis of all the political, social, economic and ecological nightmares that keep us awake at night. The world's car population has grown five times as fast as the human population over the last…

    Paperback – 2008-09-26
    Routledge
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  • The State of the American Empire: How the USA Shapes the World book cover

    The State of the American Empire

    How the USA Shapes the World, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Burman

    As the USA's domination of world affairs meets ever-widening international resentment, this revealing interrogation of America's global footprint explores the complexities of its impact on the world. Covering a wide range of topics - from Wall Street to the War on Terror - The State of the American…

    Paperback – 2007-08-22
    Routledge
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  • The Atlas of Religion: Mapping Contemporary Challenges and Beliefs book cover

    The Atlas of Religion

    Mapping Contemporary Challenges and Beliefs, 1st Edition

    By Joanne O'Brien, Martin Palmer

    The world's religions have emerged as one of the great geopolitical forces shaping our lives. Understanding these beliefs is crucial to understanding ethnic tension and the clash of cultures, as well as being fundamental to world peace. Even where people have moved away from formal religious…

    Paperback – 2007-03-13
    Routledge
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  • The State of the Middle East: An Atlas of Conflict and Resolution book cover

    The State of the Middle East

    An Atlas of Conflict and Resolution, 1st Edition

    By Dan Smith

    From the author of the bestselling The State of the World Atlas, here is an essential tool for understanding the Middle East and its pivotal role in global politics. As Western powers attempt to redraw the map of the region, Dan Smith uses his forensic skills to unravel the history of this arena…

    Paperback – 2006-10-01
    Routledge
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  • The Atlas of War and Peace book cover

    The Atlas of War and Peace

    1st Edition

    By Dan Smith

    At rare moments it seems a new era is starting before our eyes and history is about to change very fast. September 11, 2001 was such a moment. The latest edition of this classic reference takes us beyond the headlines. It provides a global overview of the causes and consequences of war today and…

    Paperback – 2003-04-01
    Routledge
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