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  • Crime and Environment book cover

    Crime and Environment

    1st Edition

    By R. N. Davidson

    Originally published in 1981. This book unifies the diverse literature on the role of environmental factors in the uneven distribution of crime in society and provides an assessment of the validity of environmental explanations and their utility. It analyses and assesses the major work done by…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Criminology

  • Crime and the Development of Modern Society: Patterns of Criminality in Nineteenth Century Germany and France book cover

    Crime and the Development of Modern Society

    Patterns of Criminality in Nineteenth Century Germany and France, 1st Edition

    By Howard Zehr

    Originally published in 1976. This study deals with crime as social history in Germany and France during the nineteenth century. It establishes the broad statistical patterns of crime over the century so that the crime phenomenon can be analysed in the light of the other main trends of economic and…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Criminology

  • Modernist Reinventions of the Rural Landscape book cover

    Modernist Reinventions of the Rural Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Axel Fisher, Simon Bell, Vittoria Capresi, Maria Helena Maia, Cristina Pallini

    Modernist Reinventions of the Rural Landscape explores rural topographies produced by large-scale agricultural development and colonisation schemes planned and carried out in the 20th Century. Based on applied research conducted as part of an EU-funded project, this book collates material from an…

    Hardback – 2020-07-07 
    Routledge

  • Transport Policy Problems at National and International Level: A Contribution by the Transport Workers' Unions book cover

    Transport Policy Problems at National and International Level

    A Contribution by the Transport Workers' Unions, 1st Edition

    By International Transport Worker's Federation

    Published in 1959, this book presents a study of transport problems including those of the coordination of inland transport, and special problems of coordination in areas of urban transport, civil aviation, sea ports and arising problems in the course of the economic integration of Europe.…

    Paperback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transit Crime and Sexual Violence in Cities: International Evidence and Prevention book cover

    Transit Crime and Sexual Violence in Cities

    International Evidence and Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vania Ceccato, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

    How cities are planned and designed has a major impact on individuals’ mobility and safety. If individuals feel unsafe in public transportation or on the way to it, they may avoid certain routes or particular times of the day. This is problematic since research has also found that, in some cities,…

    Paperback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Drone Futures: UAS in Landscape & Urban Design book cover

    Drone Futures

    UAS in Landscape & Urban Design, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cureton

    Drone Futures explores new paradigms in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in landscape and urban design. UAS or drones can be deployed with direct application to the built environment; this book explores the myriad of contemporary and future possibilities of the design medium its aesthetic, mapping…

    Paperback – 2020-06-26 
    Routledge

  • Fields, Capitals, Habitus: Australian Culture, Inequalities, and Social Divisions book cover

    Fields, Capitals, Habitus

    Australian Culture, Inequalities, and Social Divisions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Bennett, David Carter, Modesto Gayo, Michelle Kelly, Greg Noble

    Fields, Capitals, Habitus provides an insightful analysis of the relations between culture and society in contemporary Australia. Presenting the findings of a detailed national survey of Australian cultural tastes and practices, it demonstrates the pivotal significance of the role culture plays at…

    Paperback – 2020-06-15 
    Routledge
    CRESC

  • Urban Watersheds: Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition book cover

    Urban Watersheds

    Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel T. Rogers

    With the continuing increase in population, more people are sharing the finite resources of the urban watershed, resulting in new and increasingly complex interactions between humans and the environment. Environmental contamination is a chronic problem—and an expensive one. In urban areas, water…

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • Rural Development in Practice: Evolving Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Rural Development in Practice

    Evolving Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Willem van Eekelen

    Rural Development in Practice focuses on the evolving nature of rural development in the Global South. It outlines how we got to where we are today, checks what we can learn from history, and explores the development drivers, facilitators and obstacles most likely to shape the years ahead. The…

    Paperback – 2020-06-02 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia: Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment book cover

    Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia

    Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Sanderson, Laura Bruce

    This book presents practical approaches for tackling the threats from climate change and disasters to urban growth in Pacific island countries and Asian nations. With chapters written by leading scholars and practitioners, Urbanisation at Risk presents research and case studies from island…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Sociology and Development book cover

    Sociology and Development

    1st Edition

    By Emanuel de Kadt, Gavin Williams

    Originally published in 1974 Sociology and Development are a selection papers from the British Sociological Association’s conference on development. The book combines both theoretical discussion and empirical material drawn from both urban and rural areas in Africa, Latin America, China, the USSR…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Black Writers Abroad: A Study of Black American Writers in Europe and Africa book cover

    Black Writers Abroad

    A Study of Black American Writers in Europe and Africa, 1st Edition

    By Robert Coles

    Originally published in 1999 Black Writers Abroad puts forward the theory that African American literature was born, partially within the context of a people and its writers who lived, for the most part, in slavery and bondage prior to the Civil War. It is an in-depth study of black American…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: African American Literature

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