Geography: Featured Books

6Featured Books

  • Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D) book cover

    Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D)

    1st Edition

    By Richard Heeks

    Mobile phones are close to ubiquitous in developing countries; Internet and broadband access are becoming commonplace. Information and communication technologies (ICTs) thus represent the fastest, broadest and deepest technical change experienced in international development. They now affect every…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • The Globalizing Cities Reader book cover

    The Globalizing Cities Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Xuefei Ren, Roger Keil

    The newly revised Globalizing Cities Reader reflects how the geographies of theory have recently shifted away from the western vantage points from which much of the classic work in this field was developed. The expanded volume continues to make available many of the original and foundational works…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Urban Reader Series

  • GIS and the Social Sciences: Theory and Applications book cover

    GIS and the Social Sciences

    Theory and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Dimitris Ballas, Graham Clarke, Rachel S. Franklin, Andy Newing

    GIS and the Social Sciences offers a uniquely social science approach on the theory and application of GIS with a range of modern examples. It explores how human geography can engage with a variety of important policy issues through linking together GIS and spatial analysis, and demonstrates the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Feminist Spaces: Gender and Geography in a Global Context book cover

    Feminist Spaces

    Gender and Geography in a Global Context, 1st Edition

    By Ann M. Oberhauser, Jennifer L. Fluri, Risa Whitson, Sharlene Mollett

    Feminist Spaces introduces students and academic researchers to major themes and empirical studies in feminist geography. It examines new areas of feminist research including: embodiment, sexuality, masculinity, intersectional analysis, and environment and development. In addition to considering…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • City book cover

    City

    2nd Edition

    By Phil Hubbard

    City provides an accessible yet critical introduction to one of the key ideas in human geography. While most of the world’s population now lives in cities, the definition and theoretical specification of the city nonetheless remains elusive. In this extensively updated second edition, Phil Hubbard…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • An Introduction to Population Geographies: Lives Across Space book cover

    An Introduction to Population Geographies

    Lives Across Space, 1st Edition

    By Holly R. Barcus, Keith Halfacree

    An Introduction to Population Geographies provides a foundation to the incredibly diverse, topical and interesting field of twenty-first-century population geography. It establishes the substantive concerns of the subdiscipline, acknowledges the sheer diversity of its approaches, key concepts and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31
    Routledge