E-books: Human Geography

  • New Approaches to Cinematic Space book cover

    New Approaches to Cinematic Space

    1st Edition

    Edited by Filipa Rosário, Iván Villarmea Álvarez

    New Approaches to Cinematic Space aims to discuss the process of creation of cinematic spaces through moving images and the subsequent interpretation of their purpose and meaning. Throughout seventeen chapters, this edited collection will attempt to identify and interpret the formal strategies used…

    eBook – 2018-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of South-South Relations book cover

    Routledge Handbook of South-South Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Patricia Daley

    South-South cooperation is becoming ever more important to states, policy-makers and academics. Many Northern states, international agencies and NGOs are promoting South-South partnerships as a means of ‘sharing the burden’ in funding and undertaking development, assistance and protection…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • British Migration: Privilege, Diversity and Vulnerability book cover

    British Migration

    Privilege, Diversity and Vulnerability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pauline Leonard, Katie Walsh

    Around 5.6 million British nationals live outside the United Kingdom: the equivalent of one in every ten Britons. However, social science research, as well as public interest, has tended to focus more on the numbers of migrants entering the UK, rather than those leaving. This book provides an…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Filtered: Coffee, the Café and the 21st-Century City book cover

    Filtered

    Coffee, the Café and the 21st-Century City, 1st Edition

    By Emma Felton

    Café culture is flourishing in cities across the world. From London to Seoul, Melbourne to Shanghai and many cities in between, people are flocking to cafés. A recent phenomenon, café culture has made its reappearance only since the end of the 20th century. What is the appeal of the café for urban…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge

  • Urban Political Ecology in the Anthropo-obscene: Interruptions and Possibilities book cover

    Urban Political Ecology in the Anthropo-obscene

    Interruptions and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Henrik Ernstson, Erik Swyngedouw

    Urban Political Ecology in the Anthropo-obscene: Interruptions and Possibilities centres on how to organize anew the articulation between emancipatory theory and political activism. Across its theoretical and empirical chapters, written by leading scholars from anthropology, geography, urban…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Questioning Cities

  • Class Dynamics of Development book cover

    Class Dynamics of Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Pattenden, Liam Campling, Satoshi Miyamura, Benjamin Selwyn

    This book argues that class relations are constitutive of development processes and central to understanding inequality within and between countries. It does so via a transdisciplinary approach that draws on case studies from Asia, Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Contributors illustrate and…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Postcolonialism, Decoloniality and Development book cover

    Postcolonialism, Decoloniality and Development

    2nd Edition

    By Cheryl McEwan

    Postcolonialism, Decoloniality and Development is a comprehensive revision of Postcolonialism and Development (2009) that explains, reviews and critically evaluates recent debates about postcolonial and decolonial approaches and their implications for development studies. By outlining contemporary…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Understanding Contemporary Brazil book cover

    Understanding Contemporary Brazil

    1st Edition

    By Jeff Garmany, Anthony W. Pereira

    Brazil has famously been called a country of contradictions. It is a place where narratives of "racial democracy" exist in the face of stark inequalities, and where the natural environment is celebrated as a point of national pride, but at the same time is exploited at alarming rates. To people on…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Latin American Development book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Latin American Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Cupples, Marcela Palomino-Schalscha, Manuel Prieto

    The Routledge Handbook of Latin American Development seeks to engage with comprehensive, contemporary, and critical theoretical debates on Latin American development. The volume draws on contributions from across the humanities and social sciences and, unlike earlier volumes of this kind,…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 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
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Architecture and Resilience: Interdisciplinary Dialogues book cover

    Architecture and Resilience

    Interdisciplinary Dialogues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kim Trogal, Irena Bauman, Ranald Lawrence, Doina Petrescu

    Resilience will be a defining quality of the twenty-first century. As we witness the increasingly turbulent effects of climate change, the multiple challenges of resource depletion and wage stagnation, we know that our current ways of living are not resilient. Our urban infrastructures, our…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge

  • Disassembled Cities: Social and Spatial Strategies to Reassemble Communities book cover

    Disassembled Cities

    Social and Spatial Strategies to Reassemble Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth L. Sweet

    This book explores the urban, political, and economic effects of contemporary capitalism as well being concerned with a collective analytic that addresses these processes through the lens of disassembling and reassembling dynamics. The processes of contemporary globalization have resulted in the…

    eBook – 2018-12-07
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

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