E-books: Geography

  • Class Formation and Civil Society: The Politics of Education in Africa book cover

    Class Formation and Civil Society

    The Politics of Education in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Patrick M. Boyle

    First published in 1999, this study of the politics of education in Cameroon, the Congo and Kenya presents arresting empirical evidence that urban elites exiting public sector educational systems they have dominated in favour of private school networks of their own creation. Seeking to enhance…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Families in the Expansion of Europe,1500-1800 book cover

    Families in the Expansion of Europe,1500-1800

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Beatriz Nizza da Silva

    Published in 1998, this volume presents legal, religious and demographic aspects of the transfer of European family organisations to new environments in the overseas colonies, and illustrates the impacts of contact with other ethnic groups. In Africa the focus is on the Cape, the principal area of…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environment, Health and Population Displacement: Development and Change in Mozambique's Diarrhoeal Disease Ecology book cover

    Environment, Health and Population Displacement

    Development and Change in Mozambique's Diarrhoeal Disease Ecology, 1st Edition

    By Andrew E. Collins

    First published in 1998, this book contributes to our understanding of emergent and resurgent infectious diseases and health ecology in developing areas through detailed spatial and temporal analysis of recent cholera and bacillary dysentery epidemics in Mozambique. The book examines the influence…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reproductive Health and Infectious Disease in the Middle East book cover

    Reproductive Health and Infectious Disease in the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Robin Barlow, Joseph W. Brown

    First published in 1998, this book covers a variety of health issues in the contemporary Middle east. Its thirteen chapters, contributed by a total of 23 authors and co-authors, reflect several different disciplines relevant for health studies, including epidemiology, economics and anthropology. In…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Black Writers Abroad: A Study of Black American Writers in Europe and Africa book cover

    Black Writers Abroad

    A Study of Black American Writers in Europe and Africa, 1st Edition

    By Robert Coles

    Originally published in 1999 Black Writers Abroad puts forward the theory that African American literature was born, partially within the context of a people and its writers who lived, for the most part, in slavery and bondage prior to the Civil War. It is an in-depth study of black American…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: African American Literature

  • Transforming Gender, Sex, and Place: Gender Variant Geographies book cover

    Transforming Gender, Sex, and Place

    Gender Variant Geographies, 1st Edition

    By Lynda Johnston

    Transgender, gender variant and intersex people are in every sector of all societies, yet little is known about their relationship to place. Using a trans, feminist and queer geographical framework, this book invites readers to consider the complex relationship between transgender people, spaces…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Gender, Space and Society

  • Sovereignty, Space and Civil War in Sri Lanka: Porous Nation book cover

    Sovereignty, Space and Civil War in Sri Lanka

    Porous Nation, 1st Edition

    By Anoma Pieris

    Analyses of the Sri Lankan civil war (1983–2009) overwhelmingly represent it as an ethnonationalist contest, prolonging postcolonial arguments on the creation and dissolution of the incipient nation-state since independence in 1948. While colonial divide-and-rule policies, the rise of…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • Service Provision and Rural Sustainability: Infrastructure and Innovation book cover

    Service Provision and Rural Sustainability

    Infrastructure and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Greg Halseth, Sean Markey, Laura Ryser

    Access to quality services and community infrastructure are vital parts of supporting sustainable and resilient rural and small town places. Renewing outdated infrastructure and supporting the delivery of services in rural communities present significant challenges from the constrained fiscal and…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • Farming, Food and Nature: Respecting Animals, People and the Environment book cover

    Farming, Food and Nature

    Respecting Animals, People and the Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce D'Silva, Carol McKenna

    Livestock production and its use of finite resources is devastating biodiversity and pushing wildlife to the brink of extinction. This powerful book examines the massive global impact caused by intensive livestock production and then explores solutions, ranging from moving to agroecological farming…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Ethical Vegetarianism and Veganism book cover

    Ethical Vegetarianism and Veganism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Linzey, Clair Linzey

    The protest against meat eating may turn out to be one of the most significant movements of our age. In terms of our relations with animals, it is difficult to think of a more urgent moral problem than the fate of billions of animals killed every year for human consumption. This book…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Mobilities and Complexities book cover

    Mobilities and Complexities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ole B. Jensen, Sven Kesselring, Mimi Sheller

    The new ‘mobilities turn’ has become a powerful perspective in social theory. John Urry’s oeuvre has been very influential in the emergence of this new field and has had lasting impacts on many scholars. This collection presents originally commissioned essays from leading scholars in the field who…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Borderless Worlds for Whom?: Ethics, Moralities and Mobilities book cover

    Borderless Worlds for Whom?

    Ethics, Moralities and Mobilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anssi Paasi, Eeva-Kaisa Prokkola, Jarkko Saarinen, Kaj Zimmerbauer

    The optimism heralded by the end of the Cold War and the idea of an emerging borderless world was soon shadowed by conflicts, wars, terrorism, and new border walls. Migrants, asylum seekers, and refugees have simultaneously become key political figures. Border and mobility studies are now two sides…

    eBook – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

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