Development Studies: Collections

Geography Textbooks New and Key Titles

This online collection contains key textbooks from new and established authors in the areas of Human Geography and Physical Geography along with Development Studies, Urban Studies, Environmental Studies, and Tourism. Including a wide range of textbooks for undergraduate and postgraduate courses, you will find whatever you need to teach courses on a variety of subjects, and challenge your students along the way.

Human Geography - Cultural, Social, and Feminist Geography

  • Feminist Spaces

    Gender and Geography in a Global Context, 1st Edition

    By Ann M. Oberhauser, Jennifer L. Fluri, Risa Whitson, Sharlene Mollett

    Feminist Spaces introduces students and academic researchers to major themes and empirical studies in feminist geography. It examines new areas of feminist research including: embodiment, sexuality, masculinity, intersectional analysis, and environment and development. In addition to considering…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Creativity

    1st Edition

    By Harriet Hawkins

    Creativity, whether lauded as the oil of the 21st century, touted as a driver of international policy, or mobilised by activities, has been very much part of the zeitgeist of the last few decades. Offering the first accessible, but conceptually sophisticated account of the critical geographies of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-28
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Understanding Cultural Geography

    Places and traces, 2nd Edition

    By Jon Anderson

    Understanding Cultural Geography: Places and Traces offers a comprehensive introduction to perhaps the most exciting and challenging area of human geography. By focusing on the notion of ‘place’ as a key means through which culture and identity is grounded, the book showcases the broad range of…

    Paperback – 2015-03-23
    Routledge

  • Selling Ethnic Neighborhoods

    The Rise of Neighborhoods as Places of Leisure and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Volkan Aytar, Jan Rath

    While ethnic neighborhoods are usually associated with poverty, crime and social problems, they have also emerged as places of leisure and consumption, providing opportunities for numerous entrepreneurs and employees. Local and national governments and other regulatory actors, as well as the media,…

    Paperback – 2013-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Geography

  • Cultural Geographies

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By John Horton, Peter Kraftl

    Cultural geography is a major, vibrant subdiscipline of human geography. Cultural geographers have done some of the most important, exciting and thought-provokingly zesty work in human geography over the last half-century. This book exists to provide an introduction to the remarkably diverse,…

    Paperback – 2013-09-18
    Routledge

  • The Cultural Geography Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Oakes, Patricia L. Price

    The Cultural Geography Reader draws together fifty-two classic and contemporary abridged readings that represent the scope of the discipline and its key concepts. Readings have been selected based on their originality, accessibility and empirical focus, allowing students to…

    Paperback – 2008-03-10
    Routledge

  • Social Geographies

    Space and Society, 1st Edition

    By Gill Valentine

    Most social geography undergraduate textbooks are structured around different social categories, splintering the discussion of gender, class, race and increasingly now sexuality and disability, into separate chapters. This has the effect, firstly, of making social relations rather than space (the…

    Paperback – 2001-05-29
    Routledge