E-books: Human Geography

  • Perspectives on British Rural Planning Policy, 1994-97 book cover

    Perspectives on British Rural Planning Policy, 1994-97

    1st Edition

    By Andrew W. Gilg

    First published in 1999, this volume explores the issue of rural planning, which has become a complex activity in which policies in one area have important ramifications in other policy areas. It is thus very important for all those involved in rural planning affairs to remain not only up to date,…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Japan and the West: The Perception Gap book cover

    Japan and the West: The Perception Gap

    1st Edition

    By Keizo Nagatani

    Edited by David W. Edgington

    This book first published in 1998 containes the work of Six members of the Centre for Japanese Research (CJR), an area unit of the Institute for Asian Research at the University of British Columbia. They were motivated by the fact that after over a century of cultural, economic and political…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Trade and the Environment: A New Zealand Perspective book cover

    Trade and the Environment

    A New Zealand Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi Ratnayake

    Published in 1997, this book is about the link between trade and the environment which has become a very important national issue for all countries, in particular, those countries which have been undergoing lengthy periods of trade and investment liberalization programmes recently. This has also…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Growth and Development in Asia: Volume I: Making the Cities book cover

    Urban Growth and Development in Asia

    Volume I: Making the Cities, 1st Edition

    By Graham P. Chapman, Ashok K. Dutt

    First published in 1999, this volume begins with a panoramic survey by Nigel Harris of the drama of Asian Urbanization, based on the inaugural plenary lecture he gave to the 5th Asian Urbanization Conference held in London. In the following chapters many experts and practitioners from different…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Bicycle Utopias: Imagining Fast and Slow Cycling Futures book cover

    Bicycle Utopias

    Imagining Fast and Slow Cycling Futures, 1st Edition

    By Cosmin Popan

    Bicycle Utopias investigates the future of urban mobilities and post-car societies, arguing that the bicycle can become the nexus around which most human movement will revolve. Drawing on literature on post-car futures (Urry 2007; Dennis and Urry 2009), transition theory (Geels et al. 2012) and…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • South-South Development book cover

    South-South Development

    1st Edition

    By Peter Kragelund

    South-South Development examines the historical background for the current situation: why it suddenly took off again approximately a decade ago; the various vectors of engagement and how they are interrelated; the actors involved; how the revitalisation of South-South development has affected…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Marine Extremes: Ocean Safety, Marine Health and the Blue Economy book cover

    Marine Extremes

    Ocean Safety, Marine Health and the Blue Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erika Techera, Gundula Winter

    Marine extremes, as they are conceived of in this volume, encompass environments, activities, events and impacts. Extreme environments found in and around our oceans, including the deep sea and seabed as well as the frozen polar regions, are being seriously affected by both extreme behaviours (…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Socially Engaged Art and the Neoliberal City book cover

    Socially Engaged Art and the Neoliberal City

    1st Edition

    By Cecilie Sachs Olsen

    What are the social functions of art in the age of neoliberal urbanism? This book discusses the potential of artistic practices to question the nature of city environments and the diverse productions of space, moving beyond the reduction of ‘the urban’ as a set of existing and static structures.…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Governing Sustainable Seafood book cover

    Governing Sustainable Seafood

    1st Edition

    By Simon R. Bush, Peter Oosterveer

    Taking a social science approach, this book explores the governance of sustainable seafood, which is fundamental to food and nutrition security as well as being an important source of income and employment in many regions. Due to the importance of protein and other fishery and aquaculture…

    eBook – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons

    1st Edition

    Edited by Blake Hudson, Jonathan Rosenbloom, Dan Cole

    The "commons" has come to mean many things to many people, and the term is often used inconsistently. The study of the commons has expanded dramatically since Garrett Hardin’s The Tragedy of the Commons (1968) popularized the dilemma faced by users of common pool resources. This comprehensive…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge

  • Keys to Successful Immigration: Implications of the New Jersey Experience book cover

    Keys to Successful Immigration

    Implications of the New Jersey Experience, 1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Espenshade

    Published in 1997. The Urban Institute has been studying immigration for almost a decade and a half. In recent years, the Institute’s focus has widened to include immigration integration. Unlike immigration policy, which is a federal responsibility, policies regarding immigrant integration have…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Regional Change in Industrializing Asia: Regional and Local Responses to Changing Competitiveness book cover

    Regional Change in Industrializing Asia

    Regional and Local Responses to Changing Competitiveness, 1st Edition

    By Leo van Grunsven

    First published in 1998 this boo responds to the dynamics of Industrializing Asia and the behavioural changes of actors which, in response to changing internal and external forces, have given rise to and are constantly giving rise to alterations in patterns of growth. From a geographical…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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