E-books: Geography

  • The Politics of Climate Change: A European Perspective book cover

    The Politics of Climate Change

    A European Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jill Jager, Timothy O'Riordan

    The Politics of Climate Change provides a critical analysis of the political, moral and legal response to climate change in the midst of significant socio-economic policy shifts. Evolving from original EC commissioned research, this book examines how climate change was put on the policy agenda,…

    eBook – 2019-10-20
    Routledge

  • Laser Scanning: An Emerging Technology in Structural Engineering book cover

    Laser Scanning

    An Emerging Technology in Structural Engineering, 1st Edition

    Edited by Belén Riveiro, Roderik Lindenbergh

    This book provides an overview on the evolution of laser scanning technology and its noticeable impact in the structural engineering domain. It provides an up-to-date synthesis of the state-of-the-art of the technology for the reverse engineering of built constructions, including terrestrial,…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • The Global North-South Atlas: Mapping Global Change book cover

    The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North–South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the 21st century.…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Affordable Housing for Smart Villages book cover

    Affordable Housing for Smart Villages

    1st Edition

    By Hemanta Doloi, Sally Donovan

    This book initiates a fresh discussion of affordability in rural housing set in the context of the rapidly shifting balance between rural and urban populations. It conceptualises affordability in rural housing along a spectrum that is interlaced with cultural and social values integral to rural…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Best Practices and Case Studies book cover

    Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

    Best Practices and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.B. Sharma

    Advances in high spatial resolution mapping capabilities and the new rules established by the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States for the operation of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) have provided new opportunities to acquire aerial data at a lower cost and more safely…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    CRC Press

  • Digital Social Networks and Travel Behaviour in Urban Environments book cover

    Digital Social Networks and Travel Behaviour in Urban Environments

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pnina O. Plaut, Dalit Shach-Pinsly

    This book brings together conceptual and empirical insights to explore the interconnections between social networks based on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and travel behaviour in urban environments. Over the past decade, rapid development of ICT has led to extensive social…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Regional Economic Development and History book cover

    Regional Economic Development and History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marijn Molema, Sara Svensson

    Regional Studies is inextricably intertwined with history. Cultural and institutional legacies inform choices between different policy options, meaning that the past plays a crucial role in how we think about regional economic development, planning and policy. Through a selection of accessible…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • The Routledge Handbook of Comparative Rural Policy book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Comparative Rural Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matteo Vittuari, John Devlin, Marco Pagani, Thomas G. Johnson

    This volume represents the result of almost two decades of trans-Atlantic collaborative development of a policy research paradigm, the International Comparative Rural Policy Studies program. Over this period dozens of scientists from different disciplines but with a common interest in rural…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Populism and Postcolonialism book cover

    Populism and Postcolonialism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adrián Scribano, Maximiliano E. Korstanje, Freddy Alex Timmermann López

    This book investigates the interconnections between populism and neoliberalism through the lens of postcolonialism. Its primary focus is to build a distinct understanding of the concept of populism as a political movement in the twenty-first century, interwoven with the lasting effects of…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

  • Creating Great Places: Evidence-based Urban Design for Health and Wellbeing book cover

    Creating Great Places

    Evidence-based Urban Design for Health and Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Debra Flanders Cushing, Evonne Miller

    This book provides a bold vision and roadmap for creating great places. Imagining and designing urban environments where all people thrive is an extraordinary task, and in this compelling narrative, Cushing and Miller remind us that theory is a powerful starting point. Drawing on international…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Spaces of Tolerance: Changing Geographies and Philosophies of Religion in Today’s Europe book cover

    Spaces of Tolerance

    Changing Geographies and Philosophies of Religion in Today’s Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luiza Bialasiewicz, Valentina Gentile

    This book offers interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives on the challenges of negotiating the contours of religious tolerance in Europe. In today’s Europe, religions and religious individuals are increasingly framed as both an internal and external security threat. This is evident in…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Regime Stability, Social Insecurity and Bauxite Mining in Guinea: Developments Since the Mid-Twentieth Century book cover

    Regime Stability, Social Insecurity and Bauxite Mining in Guinea

    Developments Since the Mid-Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Penda Diallo

    This book explores how bauxite mining has affected local and national political dynamics in Guinea over the past 55 years, providing an overview of mining interactions with social, economic and political spheres. Guinea is amongst the world’s top producers of bauxite, and the country’s rich mineral…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

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