E-books: Geographical Thought

  • Postcolonialism book cover


    1st Edition

    By Tariq Jazeel

    Postcolonialism is a book that examines the influence of postcolonial theory in critical geographical thought and scholarship. Aimed at advanced-level students and researchers, the book is a lively, stimulating and relevant introduction to ‘postcolonial geography’ that elaborates on the critical…

    eBook – 2019-02-22
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Direction and Socio-spatial Theory: A Political Economy of Oriented Practice book cover

    Direction and Socio-spatial Theory

    A Political Economy of Oriented Practice, 1st Edition

    By Matthew G. Hannah

    The embodied directedness of human practice has long been neglected in critical socio-spatial theory, in favor of analyses focused upon distance and proximity. This book illustrates the absence of a sense for direction in much theoretical discourse and lays important groundwork for redressing this…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Ethical Vegetarianism and Veganism book cover

    Ethical Vegetarianism and Veganism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Linzey, Clair Linzey

    The protest against meat eating may turn out to be one of the most significant movements of our age. In terms of our relations with animals, it is difficult to think of a more urgent moral problem than the fate of billions of animals killed every year for human consumption. This book…

    eBook – 2018-10-25

  • Borderless Worlds for Whom?: Ethics, Moralities and Mobilities book cover

    Borderless Worlds for Whom?

    Ethics, Moralities and Mobilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anssi Paasi, Eeva-Kaisa Prokkola, Jarkko Saarinen, Kaj Zimmerbauer

    The optimism heralded by the end of the Cold War and the idea of an emerging borderless world was soon shadowed by conflicts, wars, terrorism, and new border walls. Migrants, asylum seekers, and refugees have simultaneously become key political figures. Border and mobility studies are now two sides…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Border Regions Series

  • Geographies of Mobility: Recent Advances in Theory and Method book cover

    Geographies of Mobility

    Recent Advances in Theory and Method, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mei-Po Kwan, Tim Schwanen

    This book seeks to bring together different philosophical, theoretical, and methodological approaches to the study of human mobility within the discipline of geography. With five thematic sections – conceptualizing and analyzing mobility, inequalities of mobility, politics of mobility, decentering…

    eBook – 2018-10-11

  • Consolationscapes in the Face of Loss: Grief and Consolation in Space and Time book cover

    Consolationscapes in the Face of Loss

    Grief and Consolation in Space and Time, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christoph Jedan, Avril Maddrell, Eric Venbrux

    Human beings are grieving animals. ‘Consolation’, or an attempt to assuage grief, is an age-old response to loss which has various expressions in different cultural contexts. Over the past century, consolation has dropped off the West’s cultural radar. The contributions to this volume highlight…

    eBook – 2018-10-09
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Atmospheres and the Experiential World: Theory and Methods book cover

    Atmospheres and the Experiential World

    Theory and Methods, 1st Edition

    By Shanti Sumartojo, Sarah Pink

    We live in atmospheres, we talk about them and we move through them. They offer us an important route into comprehending several aspects of human life and experience, what is important to people, the environments life is played out in, and the processes of change and possible futures. Atmospheres…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    Ambiances, Atmospheres and Sensory Experiences of Spaces

  • Living with the Sea: Knowledge, Awareness and Action book cover

    Living with the Sea

    Knowledge, Awareness and Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Brown, Kimberley Peters

    The seas and oceans are currently taking centre stage in academic study and public consciousness. From the plastics littering our seas, to the role of climate change on ocean currents from unequal access of marine resources to the treacherous experiences of seafarers who keep our global economy…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Mobilities, Mobility Justice and Social Justice book cover

    Mobilities, Mobility Justice and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Cook, David Butz

    This book offers a cutting-edge overview of mobility, mobility justice and social justice, with contributions from a broad range of leading scholars. Mobility justice is understood as a way to frame the entanglements of power and social exclusion in the mobilities of humans, things, and ideas, as…

    eBook – 2018-10-03

  • History, Imperialism, Critique: New Essays in World Literature book cover

    History, Imperialism, Critique

    New Essays in World Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Asher Ghaffar

    This book examines anti-imperialist thought in European philosophy. It features an international group of both emerging and established scholars who directly respond to Timothy Brennan’s far-reaching call to rethink intellectual histories, literary histories, and the reading habits of…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge Research in New Postcolonialisms

  • Unsettling Eurocentrism in the Westernized University book cover

    Unsettling Eurocentrism in the Westernized University

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Cupples, Ramón Grosfoguel

    The westernized university is a site where the production of knowledge is embedded in Eurocentric epistemologies that are posited as objective, disembodied and universal and in which non-Eurocentric knowledges, such as black and indigenous ones, are largely marginalized or dismissed. Consequently,…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    Routledge Research in New Postcolonialisms

  • Creative Representations of Place book cover

    Creative Representations of Place

    1st Edition

    By Alison Barnes

    Cultural geography and the social sciences have seen a rise in the use of creative methods with which to understand and represent everyday life and place. Conversely, many artists are producing work that centres on ideas of place and space and utilising empirical research methods that have a…

    eBook – 2018-07-11
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

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