E-books: Geography

  • Resilience book cover

    Resilience

    By Kevin Grove

    Is resilience simply a fad, or is it a new way of thinking about human–environment relations, and the governance of these relations, that has real staying power? Is resilience a dangerous, depoliticizing concept that neuters incipient political activity, or the key to more empowering, emancipatory,…

    eBook – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Foreign Direct Investment in Central and Eastern Europe book cover

    Foreign Direct Investment in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Svetla Trifonova Marinova

    This title was first published in 2003. Covering a diverse range of countries such as Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia and Russia, as well as referring to the characteristics of the region as a whole, this book examines the inflow and outflow of foreign direct…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Business of Networks: Inter-Firm Interaction, Institutional Policy and the TEC Experiment book cover

    The Business of Networks

    Inter-Firm Interaction, Institutional Policy and the TEC Experiment

    By Robert Huggins

    This title was first published in 2000:  The first book which brings together and interprets both the theoretical concepts associated with the study of networks in the business world, and the policy applications being applied to the practical building and development of such networks. It maps…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Regional Innovation Potential: The Case of the U.S. Machine Tool Industry book cover

    Regional Innovation Potential: The Case of the U.S. Machine Tool Industry

    By Steven R. Nivin

    This title was first published in 2000:  Steven Nivin analyzes a process vital to economic development - technological change. He furthers understanding of the processes driving innovation, so that we may gain a deeper insight into the development of economies. Specifically, the study explores…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender, Family and Work in Tanzania book cover

    Gender, Family and Work in Tanzania

    By Colin Creighton, C.K. Omari

    This title was first published in 2000. The essays in this volume explore the changing nature of family and gender relations in contemporary Tanzania. Particular attention is paid to the social construction of marriage and to the interplay of family life and gender relations with economic processes…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Demographic Targeting: The Essential Role of Population Groups in Retail Marketing book cover

    Demographic Targeting

    The Essential Role of Population Groups in Retail Marketing

    By James A. Pooler

    This title was first published in 2002: Retailers who ignore the demographics of their customers do so at their peril. Examining the role of age and gender in the behavior and patterns of shoppers, this book looks at all shoppers as members of distinct demographic groups, each of which marches to…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Development in Southeast Asia: Review and Prospects book cover

    Development in Southeast Asia

    Review and Prospects

    By Kwan Kwok Leung

    Edited by Raymond K.H. Chan

    This title was first published in 2002.The region of Southeast Asia has been one of the focal points for study in academic circles. Most of the studies concentrate on the economic development but social development received relatively lesser attention. The region has undergone a period of rapid…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Management Careers and Education in Shipping and Logistics book cover

    Management Careers and Education in Shipping and Logistics

    By John Dinwoodie

    This title was first published in 2000. This investigation into why aspiring managers chose to study shipping and logistics in the UK uniquely discusses the issues which influenced their academic and career choices. It catalogues the attractions and deterrents to advanced study in an industry…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Mining and Sustainable Development: Current Issues book cover

    Mining and Sustainable Development

    Current Issues

    Edited by Sumit. K. Lodhia

    Mining is a transformative activity which has numerous economic, social and environmental impacts. These impacts can be both positive and adverse, enhancing as well as disrupting economies, ecosystems and communities. The extractive industries have been criticised heavily for their adverse impacts…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500 book cover

    Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500

    Edited by Henk Schmal

    Originally published in 1981, Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500 examines urbanisation in Europe since 1500, paying particular attention to the underlying factors which govern the differentiated process of urbanisation. The book goes on to formulate some of the ways in which these factors…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Urbanization in China: Town and Country in a Developing Economy 1949-2000 AD book cover

    Urbanization in China

    Town and Country in a Developing Economy 1949-2000 AD

    By Richard J R Kirkby

    Originally published in 1985, Urbanisation in China is based on extensive original research and fieldwork, considers the whole problem of urbanisation in China. Starting with an outline of the pre-communist legacy, the author traces population changes and urban growth throughout the communist…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Signs of Change: Urban Iconographies in San Francisco, 1880-1915 book cover

    Signs of Change

    Urban Iconographies in San Francisco, 1880-1915

    By Ron Robin

    Originally published in 1985, Urbanisation in China is based on extensive original research and fieldwork, considers the whole problem of urbanisation in China. Starting with an outline of the pre-communist legacy, the author traces population changes and urban growth throughout the communist…

    eBook – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

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