Geography: Products

  • Food Production in Urban Areas: A Study of Urban Agriculture in Accra, Ghana book cover

    Food Production in Urban Areas

    A Study of Urban Agriculture in Accra, Ghana, 1st Edition

    By Kwaku Obosu-Mensah

    Published in 1999, this book explores the emergence of contemporary urban agriculture as well as official attitudes toward this practice. Using three theoretical models, the author tells us who is more likely to be involved in urban agriculture. In line with this, he explains why, contrary to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Integrated Buffer Planning: Towards Sustainable Development book cover

    Integrated Buffer Planning

    Towards Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    By Jerzy Kozlowski, Ann Peterson

    First published in 2005, this book examines the contribution of planning and integrated landscape management to the process of reversing the continuing deterioration of our natural environment. Planning for integrated buffer zones is important to conserve national parks, nature reserves, threatened…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Household Choice and Urban Structure: A Re-Assessment of the Behavioural Foundations of Urban Models of Housing, Labor and Transportation Markets book cover

    Household Choice and Urban Structure

    A Re-Assessment of the Behavioural Foundations of Urban Models of Housing, Labor and Transportation Markets, 1st Edition

    By Paul A. Waddell

    Published in 1997. The aim of this book is to explore urban modelling traditions, identify key limitations and contributions and to develop a more general model within a discrete choice framework. The scope of the effort is on household choices regarding residential location, workplace and housing…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Impact Assessment in the United Kingdom and Germany: Comparision of EIA Practice for Wastewater Treatment Plants book cover

    Environmental Impact Assessment in the United Kingdom and Germany

    Comparision of EIA Practice for Wastewater Treatment Plants, 1st Edition

    By Katharina Marr

    First published in 1997, this volume examines wastewater treatment plants in the UK and their counterparts in Germany in the wake of the International Study of the Effectiveness of Environmental Assessment (1996). Having originated in the United States National Environment Policy Act of 1969, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    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…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • New Chinese Migrants in Europe: The Case of the Chinese Community in Hungary book cover

    New Chinese Migrants in Europe

    The Case of the Chinese Community in Hungary, 1st Edition

    By Pál Nyíri

    First published in 1999, this book is a political enthnography of recent migration from the People’s Republic of China into Europe. It argues that the very high mobility and intensive communications of Chinese migrants enable them to maintain a transnational community within which they easily shift…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Japan and the West: The Perception Gap book cover

    Japan and the West: The Perception Gap

    1st Edition

    By Keizo Nagatani

    Edited by David W. Edgington

    This book first published in 1998 containes the work of Six members of the Centre for Japanese Research (CJR), an area unit of the Institute for Asian Research at the University of British Columbia. They were motivated by the fact that after over a century of cultural, economic and political…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Regional Development and Planning for the 21st Century: New Priorities, New Philosophies book cover

    Regional Development and Planning for the 21st Century

    New Priorities, New Philosophies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Allen G. Noble, Frank J. Costa, Ashok K. Dutt, Robert B. Kent

    Published in 1998, Regional Development and Planning for the 21st Century examines a number of related themes including: the traditional approach of local and regional planning initiatives developed within the context of national goals; the current decline of bi-polar political and ideological…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Marginality in Space - Past, Present and Future: Theoretical and Methodological Aspects of Cultural, Social and Economic Parameters of Marginal and Critical Regions book cover

    Marginality in Space - Past, Present and Future

    Theoretical and Methodological Aspects of Cultural, Social and Economic Parameters of Marginal and Critical Regions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heikki Jussila, Roser Majoral, Chris C. Mutambirwa

    Published in 1999, this book discusses the role that marginality has had in the past, has today and will have in the future. The Commission on Dynamics of Marginal and Critical Regions held its annual conference in Harare, Zimbabwe in July 1997. This volume represents a carefully selected, revised…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Planning for a Better Urban Living Environment in Asia book cover

    Planning for a Better Urban Living Environment in Asia

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Gar-On Yeh, Mee Kam Ng

    First published in 2000, this volume explores how Asia has developed very rapidly in the last quarter of the century and will be a main focus of the world in the 21st century. With rapid growth and development, the urban areas in the region are undergoing dramatic changes. An appreciation of the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

35Series in Geography

Product Search