E-books: Geographical Thought

  • Handbook of Neoliberalism book cover

    Handbook of Neoliberalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Springer, Kean Birch, Julie MacLeavy

    Neoliberalism is easily one of the most powerful discourses toemerge within the social sciences in the last two decades, and the number of scholars who write about this dynamic and unfolding process of socio-spatial transformation isastonishing. Even more surprising though is that there has, until…

    eBook – 2016-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Modern Urban Landscape (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Modern Urban Landscape (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Edward Relph

    First published in 1987, this book provides a wide-ranging account of how modern cities have come to look as they do — differing radically from their predecessors in their scale, style, details and meanings. It uses many illustrations and examples to explore the origins and development of specific…

    eBook – 2016-04-06
    Routledge

  • Diffractive Technospaces: A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation book cover

    Diffractive Technospaces

    A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Federica Timeto

    The entanglements of information and materiality in our media environment, that new information and communication technologies make increasingly mobile and locative, changes the mediations between space and society. The fluidity and continual reworking of the boundaries of contemporary technospaces…

    eBook – 2016-03-09
    Routledge

  • Spaces of Global Knowledge: Exhibition, Encounter and Exchange in an Age of Empire book cover

    Spaces of Global Knowledge

    Exhibition, Encounter and Exchange in an Age of Empire, 1st Edition

    By Diarmid A. Finnegan, Jonathan Jeffrey Wright

    ’Global’ knowledge was constructed, communicated and contested during the long nineteenth century in numerous ways and places. This book focuses on the life-geographies, material practices and varied contributions to knowledge, be they medical or botanical, cartographic or cultural, of actors whose…

    eBook – 2016-03-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Historical Geography

  • Geography and Geographers: Anglo-American human geography since 1945 book cover

    Geography and Geographers

    Anglo-American human geography since 1945, 7th Edition

    By Ron Johnston, James D. Sidaway

    Geography and Geographers continues to be the most comprehensive and up-to-date overview of human geography available. It provides a survey of the major debates, key thinkers and schools of thought in the English-speaking world, setting them within the context of economic, social, cultural,…

    eBook – 2015-12-22
    Routledge

  • Geography in the Twentieth Century: A Study of Growth, Fields, Techniques, Aims and Trends book cover

    Geography in the Twentieth Century

    A Study of Growth, Fields, Techniques, Aims and Trends, 1st Edition

    Edited by Griffith Taylor

    This title, first published in 1951, examines the growth, fields, techniques, aims and trends of geography at the time. The book is divided into three parts, of which the first deals with the evolution of geography and its philosophical basis. The second is concerned with studies of special…

    eBook – 2015-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rational Landscapes and Humanistic Geography book cover

    Rational Landscapes and Humanistic Geography

    1st Edition

    By Edward Relph

    This book, first published in 1981, explores why it is that the modern built environment, while successfully providing material comfort and technical efficiency, none the less breeds despair and depression rather than inspires hope and commitment. The source of this paradox, where material benefits…

    eBook – 2015-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Geography of the Lifeworld (Routledge Revivals): Movement, Rest and Encounter book cover

    A Geography of the Lifeworld (Routledge Revivals)

    Movement, Rest and Encounter, 1st Edition

    By David Seamon

    Within the modern Western lifestyle increasing conflict is becoming apparent between that patchwork of isolated points such as the home or the office, which are linked by a mechanical system of transportation and communication devices, and a growing sense of homelessness and isolation. This work,…

    eBook – 2015-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Human Experience of Space and Place book cover

    The Human Experience of Space and Place

    1st Edition

    By Anne Buttimer, David Seamon

    Humanistic geography is one of the major emerging themes which has recently dominated geographic writing. Anne Buttimer has been one of the leading figures in the rise of humanistic geography, and the research students she collected round her at Clark University in the 1970s constituted something…

    eBook – 2015-06-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics: A case study in complexity science book cover

    Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics

    A case study in complexity science, 1st Edition

    By Joel Dearden, Alan Wilson

    The task of modelling the evolution of cities – the dynamics – is one of the major challenges of the social sciences. This book presents mathematical and computer models of urban and regional dynamics and shows how advances in computer visualisation provide new insights. Models of non-linear…

    eBook – 2015-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide: From Mythos to Techne book cover

    Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide

    From Mythos to Techne, 1st Edition

    By Michael Kimaid

    This book is about how modernity affects our perceptions of time and space. Its main argument is that geographical space is used to control temporal progress by channeling it to benefit particular political, economic and social interests, or by halting it altogether. By incorporating the ancient…

    eBook – 2015-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Geographies, Mobilities, and Rhythms over the Life-Course: Adventures in the Interval book cover

    Geographies, Mobilities, and Rhythms over the Life-Course

    Adventures in the Interval, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Stratford

    By thinking in terms of the geographies of mobilities, we are better able to understand the central importance of movements, rhythms and shifting emplacements over the life-course. This innovative book represents research from a new and flourishing multidisciplinary field that…

    eBook – 2014-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Geography

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