Geography: Collections

Browse our Ashgate Geography Collection

We are delighted to welcome Ashgate to the Taylor and Francis Group and have created this online Geography collection to highlight the breadth of these newly acquired titles.  Recommend these titles to your librarian today!

With nearly 50 years of distinguished publishing in the Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities, Ashgate compliments Routledge’s commitment to support academic research and scholarly publishing.  Ashgate is a leading research publisher in Art History, Music, History, Social Work, Politics, Literary Studies, and many other disciplines and we are delighted to now offer these titles through the Taylor and Francis Group.

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Featured Titles

  • European Borderlands

    Living with Barriers and Bridges

    Edited by Elisabeth Boesen, Gregor Schnuer

    The expectations of European planners for the gradual disappearance of national borders, and the corresponding prognoses of social scientists, have turned out to be over-optimistic. Borders have not disappeared – not even in a unified and predominantly peaceful Europe – but rather they have changed…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Intergenerational Mobilities

    Relationality, age and lifecourse

    Edited by Lesley Murray, Susan Robertson

    Drawing from work on mobilities and geographies of the lifecourse, this collection is concerned with the ways in which age, as a relational concept, is constructed and played out in mobile urban space. With studies of ageing and mobility often focusing on discrete age groups, most notably children…

    Hardback – 2016-10-13
    Routledge

  • Skype: Bodies, Screens, Space

    By Robyn Longhurst

    Despite the popularity of Skype with video many of us are still figuring out how to ‘do’ it. Interviews reveal that we can now run the programme but we are less certain about how to ‘perform’ in front of the webcam. Seeing ourselves in the box on the side can feel strange. We are not quite sure…

    Hardback – 2016-09-12
    Routledge

  • Environments, Risks and Health

    Social Perspectives

    By John Eyles, Jamie Baxter

    Much of the scientific work on environmental health research has come from the clinical and biophysical sciences. Yet contributions are being made from the social sciences with respect to economic change, distributional equities, political will, public perceptions and the social geographical…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16
    Routledge
    Geographies of Health Series

  • Food and Media: Practices, Distinctions and Heterotopias

    Practices, Distinctions and Heterotopias

    Edited by Jonatan Leer, Karen Klitgaard Povlsen

    Food is everywhere in contemporary mediascapes, as witnessed by the increase in cookbooks, food magazines, television cookery shows, online blogs, recipes, news items and social media posts about food. This mediatization of food means that the media often interplays between food consumption and…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • Storage and Scarcity

    New practices for food, energy and water

    By Giorgio Osti

    In an era of abundance, at least part of humanity has stopped thinking about the future provision of basic vital resources such water, energy and food. Storage actions, with all their variants whether real or imagined, are sources of innovation in the provision and treatment of crucial resources.…

    Hardback – 2016-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

  • Knowledge Development in Transnational Projects

    By Verena Hachmann

    Transnational learning has become a buzz phrase in European policy-making and in multi-national business. Learning from the experiences of others is an idea that captivates practitioners and academics alike due to its simplicity and availability in a world that is increasingly characterised by…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08
    Routledge

  • Intermodal Freight Terminals

    A Life Cycle Governance Framework

    By Jason Monios, Rickard Bergqvist

    Much work has been done on port governance yet little has addressed intermodal terminal governance, despite the clear similarities. This book fills that gap by establishing a governance framework for situating analysis of intermodal terminals throughout their life cycle. A version of the product…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08
    Routledge
    Transport and Mobility

  • Energy, Power and Protest on the Urban Grid

    Geographies of the Electric City

    Edited by Andrés Luque-Ayala, Jonathan Silver

    Providing a global overview of experiments around the transformation of cities' electricity networks and the social struggles associated with this change, this book explores the centrality of electricity infrastructures in the urban configuration of social control, segregation, integration,…

    Hardback – 2016-05-25
    Routledge

  • European External Action

    The Making of EU Diplomacy in Kenya

    By Veit Bachmann

    European External Action provides a critical assessment of the practice of EU diplomacy in a key site of Africa-European relations and the global development industry - the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. It analyses how the EU positions itself through its newly established diplomatic corps, the…

    Hardback – 2016-01-12
    Routledge
    Critical Geopolitics

  • Borderscaping: Imaginations and Practices of Border Making

    By Chiara Brambilla, Jussi Laine, Gianluca Bocchi

    Using the borderscapes concept, this book offers an approach to border studies that expresses the multilevel complexity of borders, from the geopolitical to social practice and cultural production at and across the border. Accordingly, it encourages a productive understanding of the processual,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • At the Edges of Citizenship

    Security and the Constitution of Non-citizen Subjects

    By Kate Hepworth

    Proposing a new, dynamic conception of citizenship, this book argues against understandings of citizenship as a collection of rights that can be either possessed or endowed, and demonstrates it is an emergent condition that has temporal and spatial dimensions. Furthermore, citizenship is shown to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-28
    Routledge

  • Spaces of Global Knowledge

    Exhibition, Encounter and Exchange in an Age of Empire

    By Diarmid A. Finnegan, Jonathan Jeffrey Wright

    ’Global’ knowledge was constructed, communicated and contested during the long nineteenth century in numerous ways and places. This book focuses on the life-geographies, material practices and varied contributions to knowledge, be they medical or botanical, cartographic or cultural, of actors whose…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13
    Routledge
    Studies in Historical Geography

  • Smart Evaluation and Integrated Design in Regional Development

    Territorial Scenarios in Trentino, Italy

    By Grazia Brunetta

    Smart Evaluation and Integrated Design in Regional Development puts forward an alternative approach to evaluation in spatial planning - one that focuses on ’territory’ and ’landscape’. The book introduces an innovative evaluation approach, namely Territorial Integrated Evaluation (TIE), a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28
    Routledge

  • Spatial Analysis in Health Geography

    By Pavlos Kanaroglou, Eric Delmelle

    Presenting current research on spatial epidemiology, this book covers topics such as exposure, chronic disease, infectious disease, accessibility to health care settings and new methods in Geographical Information Science and Systems. For epidemiologists, and for the management and administration…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28
    Routledge
    Geographies of Health Series

  • Lesbian Geographies

    Gender, Place and Power

    By Kath Browne, Eduarda Ferreira

    It has long been recognised that the spatialisation of sexual lives is always gendered. Sexism and male dominance are a pervasive reality and lesbian issues are rarely afforded the same prominence as gay issues. Thus, lesbian geographies continue to be a salient axis of difference, challenging the…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28
    Routledge

  • Southeast Asian Energy Transitions

    Between Modernity and Sustainability

    By Mattijs Smits

    Addressing the apparent tensions between modernity and sustainability in Southeast Asia, this book offers novel insights into the global challenge of moving towards a low carbon energy system. With an original and accessible take on social theory related to energy transitions, modernity and…

    Hardback – 2015-08-28
    Routledge

  • Internal Migration

    Geographical Perspectives and Processes

    By Darren P. Smith, Nissa Finney, Nigel Walford

    Over the last two decades there have been numerous profound changes in UK society which have had an impact on the scale, geographies, meaning and experiences of internal migration. Providing a critical appraisal of migration scholarship from the perspective of Geography, reviewing theory,…

    Hardback – 2015-06-28
    Routledge
    International Population Studies

  • Israelis and Palestinians in the Shadows of the Wall

    Spaces of Separation and Occupation

    By Stéphanie Latte Abdallah, Cédric Parizot

    Shedding light on the recent mutations of the Israeli separation policy, whose institutional and spatial configurations are increasingly complex, this book argues that this policy has actually reinforced the interconnectedness of Israelis and Palestinian lives and their spaces. Instead of focusing…

    Hardback – 2015-06-03
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Bodies Across Borders

    The Global Circulation of Body Parts, Medical Tourists and Professionals

    By Bronwyn Parry, Beth Greenhough, Isabel Dyck

    Historically organised at a local or national scale, the fields of medicine and healthcare are being radically transformed by new communication, transport and biotechnologies creating, in the process, a genuinely globalised sphere of biomedical production and consumption. This emerging market is…

    Hardback – 2015-06-03
    Routledge

  • Social Networks and Travel Behaviour

    By Matthias Kowald, Kay W. Axhausen

    In aiming to understand and model peoples’ out-of-home movements, the academic field of transport planning is confronted with two major challenges. Firstly, leisure travel is increasing in importance and is more complex and variable than work-related travel, being less rigid in temporal and spatial…

    Hardback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge

  • Landscape and Sustainable Development

    The French Perspective

    By Yves Luginbühl, Peter Howard

    Previously published in French by Éditions Quae, this volume presents findings of a major research programme into landscape and sustainable development. While led by French scholars, the research team and geographical scope of the project was international, collaborative and comparative. Using…

    Hardback – 2015-03-28
    Routledge

  • Evaluating the European Approach to Rural Development

    Grass-roots Experiences of the LEADER Programme

    By Leo Granberg, Kjell Andersson

    The LEADER programme, initiated in 1991, aims to improve the development potential of rural areas in the European Union by drawing on local initiatives and skills. Highlighting this unique policy approach, this book presents up-to-date research results on LEADER’s achievements and restrictions at…

    Hardback – 2015-03-28
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning