E-books: Geography

  • 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

  • Spatial Multicriteria Decision Making and Analysis: A Geographic Information Sciences Approach book cover

    Spatial Multicriteria Decision Making and Analysis

    A Geographic Information Sciences Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Claude Thill

    First published in 1999, this volume consists of selected papers presented at the North American Meetings of the RSAI along with invited contributions from scholars active in the field of spatial multicriteria decision making and analysis. It is meant to present diverse lines of research in spatial…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s: Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania book cover

    The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s

    Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka

    First published in 1998, this volume represents the outcome of a seminar as part of the continuing efforts of the Convocation of the University of Dar es Salam to maintain a dialogue with the Government of Tanzania on its socio-economic problems. Its aim was to underscore heightened public concern…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Spatial and Economic Transformation of Mountain Regions: Landscapes as Commodities book cover

    The Spatial and Economic Transformation of Mountain Regions

    Landscapes as Commodities, 1st Edition

    By Manfred Perlik

    Mountain regions are subject to a unique set of economic pressures: they act as collective enterprises which have to valorize rare resources, such as spectacular landscapes. While primarily rural in nature, they often border large cities, and the development of industries such as hydroelectric…

    eBook – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Geographies of Postsecularity: Re-envisioning Politics, Subjectivity and Ethics book cover

    Geographies of Postsecularity

    Re-envisioning Politics, Subjectivity and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cloke, Christopher Baker, Callum Sutherland, Andrew Williams

    This book explores the hopeful possibility that emerging geographies of postsecularity are able to contribute significantly to the understanding of how common life may be shared, and how caring for the common goods of social justice, well-being, equality, solidarity and respect for difference may…

    eBook – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Resilient Destinations and Tourism: Governance Strategies in the Transition towards Sustainability in Tourism book cover

    Resilient Destinations and Tourism

    Governance Strategies in the Transition towards Sustainability in Tourism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jarkko Saarinen, Alison M. Gill

    Sustainability is one of the most important issues currently facing the tourism sector. Recently, the role of resilience thinking has been highlighted in sustainable development discussions as an alternative perspective. This book approaches these concepts as interwoven processes and looks at…

    eBook – 2018-12-21
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Housing Provision and Bottom-up Approaches: Family Case Studies from Africa, Asia and South America book cover

    Housing Provision and Bottom-up Approaches

    Family Case Studies from Africa, Asia and South America, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adenrele Awotona

    First published in 1999, this book consists of in-depth family case studies from Africa, Asia and South America. The purpose of the book is to give a clear understanding of the physical and non-physical structures in bottom-up housing approaches. Physical structures include design aspects,…

    eBook – 2018-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Prospects for Sustainable Development in the Chinese Countryside: The Political Economy of Chinese Ecological Agriculture book cover

    Prospects for Sustainable Development in the Chinese Countryside

    The Political Economy of Chinese Ecological Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Richard Sanders

    This title was first published in 2000:  An examination of the potential for Chinese ecological agriculture providing a basis for sustainable development in the Chinese countryside. Richard Sanders involves primary research in seven villages and four countries in China that have adopted…

    eBook – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Globalizing Chinese Migration: Trends in Europe and Asia book cover

    Globalizing Chinese Migration

    Trends in Europe and Asia, 1st Edition

    By Pál Nyíri, Igor Saveliev

    This title was first published in 2003. Globalizing Chinese Migration is the first volume to deal comprehensively with the most recent wave of the migration from the People's Republic of China to Europe and Asia. By analyzing the Chinese state’s role in this migration, the authors dismiss as…

    eBook – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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