E-books: Human Geography

  • Arts Programming for the Anthropocene: Art in Community and Environment book cover

    Arts Programming for the Anthropocene

    Art in Community and Environment, 1st Edition

    By Bill Gilbert, Anicca Cox

    Arts Programming for the Anthropocene argues for a role for the arts as an engaged, professional practice in contemporary culture, charting the evolution of arts over the previous half century from a primarily solitary practice involved with its own internal dialogue to one actively seeking a…

    eBook – 2018-11-21
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Morphology of Tourism: Planning for Impact in Tourist Destinations book cover

    The Morphology of Tourism

    Planning for Impact in Tourist Destinations, 1st Edition

    By Philip Feifan Xie, Kai Gu

    Morphological research studies the physical form of landscapes, including how landscape structures function and operate, the adaptability of forms, and how functions and forms change over time. Applying the methods and models of morphology to tourism, this innovative book explores some of the…

    eBook – 2018-11-20
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • GIS-Based Simulation and Analysis of Intra-Urban Commuting book cover

    GIS-Based Simulation and Analysis of Intra-Urban Commuting

    1st Edition

    By Yujie Hu, Fahui Wang

    Commuting, the daily link between residences and workplaces, sets up the complex interaction between the two most important land uses (residential and employment) in a city, and dictates the configuration of urban structure. In addition to prolonged time and stress for individual commuters on…

    eBook – 2018-11-20
    CRC Press

  • Tourism and Nationalism in Nepal: A Developing Country Perspective book cover

    Tourism and Nationalism in Nepal

    A Developing Country Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Kalyan Bhandari

    This book explores the role of tourism in the expression of nationalism in Nepal. It investigates assemblage of images, emblems, and symbols of Nepali nationhood in various touristic representations and narratives from Nepali travellers and diasporic visitors to showcase how they express nationhood…

    eBook – 2018-11-19

  • Culture, Space and Climate Change: Vulnerability and Resilience in European Coastal Areas book cover

    Culture, Space and Climate Change

    Vulnerability and Resilience in European Coastal Areas, 1st Edition

    By Thorsten Heimann

    Ways of handling climate change vary worldwide. Differences can be observed in the perception of potential threats and opportunities as well as in the appraisal of adequate coping strategies. Collective efforts often fail not because of technical restrictions, but as a result of social and cultural…

    eBook – 2018-11-19
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Taste, Waste and the New Materiality of Food book cover

    Taste, Waste and the New Materiality of Food

    1st Edition

    By Bethaney Turner

    Anthropocentric thinking produces fractured ecological perspectives that can perpetuate destructive, wasteful behaviours. Learning to recognise the entangled nature of our everyday relationships with food can encourage ethical ecological thinking and lay the foundations for more sustainable…

    eBook – 2018-11-16
    Critical Food Studies

  • Facilitated Advocacy for Sustainable Development: An Approach and Its Paradoxes book cover

    Facilitated Advocacy for Sustainable Development

    An Approach and Its Paradoxes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Haylor, William Savage

    Facilitated advocacy is an approach to development initiatives that enables people situated across diverse cultural, economic, educational, professional, societal and linguistic spheres to engage more equitably. By doing so, potential changes in policy and practice can improve people’s livelihoods…

    eBook – 2018-11-15

  • Ecology, Capitalism and the New Agricultural Economy: The Second Great Transformation book cover

    Ecology, Capitalism and the New Agricultural Economy

    The Second Great Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gilles Allaire, Benoit Daviron

    With increasing pressure on resources, the looming spectre of climate change and growing anxiety among eaters, ecology and food are at the heart of the political debates surrounding agriculture and diet. This unique contribution unravels agri-environmental issues at different spatial levels, from…

    eBook – 2018-11-14
    Critical Food Studies

  • Refugee Governance, State and Politics in the Middle East book cover

    Refugee Governance, State and Politics in the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Zeynep Şahin Mencütek

    The movement of displaced people, migrants and refugees has become increasingly important around the world, leading to a need for increased scrutiny of global responses and policies towards migration. This book focuses on the Middle East, where many nations are part of this global phenomenon as…

    eBook – 2018-11-13
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Critical Geopolitics of the Polar Regions: An Inter-American Perspective book cover

    Critical Geopolitics of the Polar Regions

    An Inter-American Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Dorothea Wehrmann

    Focusing on both Polar Regions, this book provides a comprehensive understanding of political processes related to the rapidly changing Arctic and Antarctic, where the environmental impacts of human activities are extremely visible. Environmental changes in the Arctic and the Antarctic are…

    eBook – 2018-11-13
    InterAmerican Research: Contact, Communication, Conflict

  • Environmental Health Engineering in the Tropics: Water, Sanitation and Disease Control book cover

    Environmental Health Engineering in the Tropics

    Water, Sanitation and Disease Control, 3rd Edition

    By Sandy Cairncross, Sir Richard Feachem

    This fully updated third edition of the classic text, widely cited as the most important and useful book for health engineering and disease prevention, describes infectious diseases in tropical and developing countries, and the effective measures that may be used against them.  The infections…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Earthscan Water Text

  • An Introduction to Economic Geography: Globalisation, Uneven Development and Place book cover

    An Introduction to Economic Geography

    Globalisation, Uneven Development and Place, 3rd Edition

    By Danny MacKinnon, Andrew Cumbers

    In the context of great economic turmoil and uncertainty, the emergent conflict between continued globalisation and growing economic nationalism means that a geographical economic perspective has never been so important. An Introduction to Economic Geography guides students through the key debates…

    eBook – 2018-11-12

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