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  • Famines in European Economic History: The Last Great European Famines Reconsidered book cover

    Famines in European Economic History

    The Last Great European Famines Reconsidered, 1st Edition

    Edited by Declan Curran, Lubomyr Luciuk, Andrew Newby

    This volume explores economic, social, and political dimensions of three catastrophic famines which struck mid-nineteenth and early-twentieth century Europe; the Irish Famine (An Gorta Mór ) of 1845–1850, the Finnish Famine (Suuret Nälkävuodet) of the 1860s and the Ukrainian Famine (Holodomor) of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Inclusive Place Branding: Critical Perspectives on Theory and Practice book cover

    Inclusive Place Branding

    Critical Perspectives on Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mihalis Karavatzis, Massimo Giovanardi, Maria Lichrou

    Place branding is often a response to inter-place competition and discussed as if it operated in a vacuum, ignoring the needs of local communities. It has developed a set of methods – catchy slogans, colourful logos, ‘star-chitects’, bidding for City of Culture status etc. – that are applied as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Humanist Realism for Sociologists book cover

    Humanist Realism for Sociologists

    1st Edition

    By Terry Leahy

    Recent critiques treat humanism as a mistaken value framework. Indeed, the concept of human nature is in fact essential for sociology, but is often being denied at the same time as it appears without acknowledgement.While classic authors can show us how to connect an ethics with a concept of human…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and the Coast: Building Resilient Communities book cover

    Climate Change and the Coast

    Building Resilient Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Glavovic, Mick Kelly, Robert Kay, Ailbhe Travers

    Coastal communities are at the frontline of a changing climate. Escalating problems created by sea-level rise, a greater number of severe coastal storms, and other repercussions of climate change will exacerbate already pervasive impacts resulting from rapid coastal population growth and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Antagonistic Tolerance: Competitive Sharing of Religious Sites and Spaces book cover

    Antagonistic Tolerance

    Competitive Sharing of Religious Sites and Spaces, 1st Edition

    By Robert M. Hayden, Aykan Erdemir, Tuğba Tanyeri-Erdemir, Timothy D. Walker, Devika Rangachari, Manuel Aguilar-Moreno, Enrique López-Hurtado, Milica Bakić-Hayden

     Antagonistic Tolerance examines patterns of coexistence and conflict amongst members of different religious communities, using multidisciplinary research to analyze groups who have peacefully intermingled for generations, and who may have developed aspects of syncretism in their religious…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Governing Smart Specialisation book cover

    Governing Smart Specialisation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dimitrios Kyriakou, Manuel Palazuelos Martínez, Inmaculada Periáñez-Forte, Alessandro Rainoldi

    In recent years, smart specialisation has been a key building block of regional economic and development policy across the European Union. Providing targeted support for innovation and research, it has helped identify those areas of greatest strategic potential, developing mechanisms to involve the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Big Data, Surveillance and Crisis Management book cover

    Big Data, Surveillance and Crisis Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kees Boersma, Chiara Fonio

    Big data, surveillance, crisis management. Three largely different and richly researched fields, however, the interplay amongst these three domains is rarely addressed. In this enlightening title, the link between these three fields is explored in a consequential order through a variety of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • GIS Technology Applications in Environmental and Earth Sciences book cover

    GIS Technology Applications in Environmental and Earth Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Bai Tian

    This book starts with an overview of GIS technology, what GIS technology is, what it can do, what software products are available, etc. Then, throughout the book, the author explains with many case studies, programs, maps, graphics, and 3D models how GIS and other related technologies can be used…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Oceans book cover

    Advances in Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Oceans

    1st Edition

    By Victor Raizer

    This book demonstrates the capabilities of passive microwave technique for enhanced observations of ocean features, including the detection of (sub)surface events and/or disturbances while laying out the benefits and boundaries of these methods. It represents not only an introduction and complete…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Compressive Sensing of Earth Observations book cover

    Compressive Sensing of Earth Observations

    1st Edition

    Edited by C.H. Chen

    Future remote sensing systems will make extensive use of Compressive Sensing (CS) as it becomes more integrated into the system design with increased high resolution sensor developments and the rising earth observation data generated each year. Written by leading experts in the field Compressive…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • GEOValue: The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information book cover

    GEOValue

    The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamie Kruse, Joep Crompvoets, Francoise Pearlman

    Quantifying the social and economic value that geospatial information contributes to modern society is a complex task. To construct reliable and consistent valuation measures requires an understanding of the sequence of processes that starts with data acquisition, and leads to decision-makers’…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Infrastructures and Social Complexity: A Companion book cover

    Infrastructures and Social Complexity

    A Companion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Penelope Harvey, Casper Jensen, Atsuro Morita

    Contemporary forms of infrastructural development herald alternative futures through their incorporation of digital technologies, mobile capital, international politics and the promises and fears of enhanced connectivity. In tandem with increasing concerns about climate change and the anthropocene,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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