E-books: Human Geography

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Planning, Law and Economics: The Rules We Make for Using Land book cover

    Planning, Law and Economics

    The Rules We Make for Using Land, 2nd Edition

    By Barrie Needham, Edwin Buitelaar, Thomas Hartmann

    Planning, Law and Economics sets out a new framework for applying a legal approach to spatial planning, showing how to improve the practice and help achieve its aims. The book covers planning laws, citizens' rights and property rights, asking ‘What rules do we want to make and, where necessary,…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge

  • Regional Cooperation for Peace and Development: Japan and South Korea in Southeast Asia book cover

    Regional Cooperation for Peace and Development

    Japan and South Korea in Southeast Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brendan Howe

    Faced with significant security challenges, in recent years Japan and South Korea have both sought to raise their international profile through peacebuilding, development, humanitarian assistance, and human security. This book assesses the past, present, and future potential of these niche…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Asian Development

  • Policy Networks Under Pressure: Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers book cover

    Policy Networks Under Pressure

    Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers, 1st Edition

    By Carsten Daugbjerg

    First published in 1998, this book examines how established policy networks and the broader context within which they are embedded influence the choice of policy when change has been put on the agenda. It criticises the existing network literature for being predominantly descriptive, for having…

    eBook – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Return Migration and Nation Building in Africa: Reframing the Somali Diaspora book cover

    Return Migration and Nation Building in Africa

    Reframing the Somali Diaspora, 1st Edition

    By Adele Galipo

    Return migration has received growing levels of attention in both academic and policy circles in recent years, as the African diaspora's role in contributing to the development of their country of origin has become apparent. However, little is known about the lived experiences of those who come…

    eBook – 2018-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Land Reform and Sustainable Development book cover

    Land Reform and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert W. Dixon-Gough

    First published in 1999, this volume is unique in that it gives a valuable comparison between the current state of land reform and sustainable development across greater Europe. The chapters are broadly divided into those related to the established systems of land reform and sustainable development…

    eBook – 2018-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Negotiating the Environment: Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN book cover

    Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN, 1st Edition

    By Lauren E Eastwood

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that were the subject of multilateral environmental agreements negotiated during the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding…

    eBook – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • The World of Shipping book cover

    The World of Shipping

    1st Edition

    Edited by David M. Williams

    Published in 1997, this volume is a collection of seminal articles on a theme of central importance in the study of transport history, selected from the leading journal in the field. containing articles selected by a distinguished scholar, as well as an authoritative new introduction by the…

    eBook – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Mobility and Identity in Europe: A Mobile Ethnographic Approach book cover

    Mobility and Identity in Europe

    A Mobile Ethnographic Approach, 1st Edition

    By Andre Novoa

    This book demonstrates that mobility in Europe is not a synonym for European mobility, showing how certain mobile individuals are more likely to develop an explicitly European identity than others. Through a series of mobile ethnographic accounts with truck drivers, musicians and MEPs, the author…

    eBook – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Mapping and Politics in the Digital Age book cover

    Mapping and Politics in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pol Bargués-Pedreny, David Chandler, Elena Simon

    Throughout history, maps have been a powerful tool in the constitutive imaginary of governments seeking to define or contest the limits of their political reach. Today, new digital technologies have become central to mapping as a way of formulating alternative political visions.  Mapping can…

    eBook – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • The World Multiple: The Quotidian Politics of Knowing and Generating Entangled Worlds book cover

    The World Multiple

    The Quotidian Politics of Knowing and Generating Entangled Worlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keiichi Omura, Grant Jun Otsuki, Shiho Satsuka, Atsuro Morita

    The World Multiple, as a collection, is an ambitious ethnographic experiment in understanding how the world is experienced and generated in multiple ways through people’s everyday practices. Against the dominant assumption that the world is a single universal reality that can only be known by…

    eBook – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Economic Development of Europe's Regions: A Quantitative History since 1900 book cover

    The Economic Development of Europe's Regions

    A Quantitative History since 1900, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joan Ramón Rosés, Nikolaus Wolf

    This book is the first quantitative description of Europe’s economic development at a regional level over the entire twentieth century. Based on a new and comprehensive set of data, it brings together a group of leading economic historians in order to describe and analyze the development of…

    eBook – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

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