E-books: Geographical Thought

  • Interdisciplinarity: Reconfigurations of the Social and Natural Sciences book cover


    Reconfigurations of the Social and Natural Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Barry, Georgina Born

    The idea that research should become more interdisciplinary has become commonplace. According to influential commentators, the unprecedented complexity of problems such as climate change or the social implications of biomedicine demand interdisciplinary efforts integrating both the social and…

    eBook – 2013-06-26

  • Envisioning Landscapes, Making Worlds: Geography and the Humanities book cover

    Envisioning Landscapes, Making Worlds

    Geography and the Humanities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Daniels, Dydia DeLyser, J. Nicholas Entrikin, Doug Richardson

    The past decade has witnessed a remarkable resurgence in the intellectual interplay between geography and the humanities in both academic and public circles. The metaphors and concepts of geography now permeate literature, philosophy and the arts. Concepts such as space, place, landscape, mapping…

    eBook – 2012-03-15

  • Scale book cover


    1st Edition

    By Andrew Herod

    Geographical scale is a central concept enabling us to make sense of the world we inhabit. Amongst other things, it allows us to declare one event or process a national one and another a global or regional one. However, geographical scales and how we think about them are profoundly…

    eBook – 2010-09-13
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • The Global Architect: Firms, Fame and Urban Form book cover

    The Global Architect

    Firms, Fame and Urban Form, 1st Edition

    By Donald McNeill

    The Global Architect explores the increasing significance of globalization processes on urban change, architectural practice and the built environment. In what is primarily a critical sociological overview of the current global architectural industry, Donald McNeill covers the "star system" of…

    eBook – 2009-06-02
    Cultural Spaces

  • The Spatial Turn: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    The Spatial Turn

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barney Warf, Santa Arias

    Across the disciplines, the study of space has undergone a profound and sustained transformation. Space, place, mapping, and geographical imaginations have become commonplace topics in a variety of analytical fields in part because globalization has accentuated the significance of location. While…

    eBook – 2008-09-18
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Geographic Thought: A Praxis Perspective book cover

    Geographic Thought

    A Praxis Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Henderson, Marvin Waterstone

    Without social movements and wider struggles for progressive social change, the field of Geography would lack much of its contemporary relevance and vibrancy. Moreover, these struggles and the geographical scholarship that engages with them have changed the philosophical underpinnings of the…

    eBook – 2008-08-28

  • Time-Space Compression: Historical Geographies book cover

    Time-Space Compression

    Historical Geographies, 1st Edition

    By Barney Warf

    If geography is the study of how human beings are stretched over the earth’s surface, a vital part of that process is how we know and feel about space and time. Although space and time appear as "natural" and outside of society, they are in fact social constructions; every society develops…

    eBook – 2008-03-03
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

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