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  • The Good Farmer: Culture and Identity in Food and Agriculture book cover

    The Good Farmer

    Culture and Identity in Food and Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Rob J.F. Burton, Jérémie Forney, Paul Stock, Lee-Ann Sutherland

    Developed by the leading authors in the field, this book provides a cohesive and definitive theorisation of the concept of the ‘good farmer’, addressing the blind spots that have sprung up in agri-food literature as well as providing a springboard for future research. The concept of the good…

    Paperback – 2020-09-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • 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 – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Designing Future Cities for Wellbeing book cover

    Designing Future Cities for Wellbeing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher T. Boyko, Rachel Cooper, Nick Dunn

    Designing Future Cities for Wellbeing draws on original research bringing together dimensions of cities we know have a bearing on our health and wellbeing--including transportation, housing, energy, and foodways--and illustrates the role of design in delivering cities in the future that can enhance…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Of Gods, Gifts and Ghosts: Spiritual Places in Urban Spaces book cover

    Of Gods, Gifts and Ghosts

    Spiritual Places in Urban Spaces, 1st Edition

    By Terence Heng

    How do individuals inscribe their spiritual identities and diasporic ethnicities in the city? Through a series of sociological and photographic essays, Terence Heng maps the various rituals, collectives, individuals and events that characterize Chinese religion practices in Singapore. From spirit…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Viral Pandemics: From Smallpox to COVID-19 book cover

    Viral Pandemics

    From Smallpox to COVID-19, 1st Edition

    By Rae-Ellen W. Kavey, Allison B. Kavey

    Written by a public health practitioner and a medical historian, Viral Epidemics explores the terrifying world of viruses as the cause of all acute pandemics since 1900, including the COVID-19 pandemic. The book illuminates the critical dual roles of viral biology and increasing global…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Housing Africa's Urban Poor book cover

    Housing Africa's Urban Poor

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Amis, Peter Lloyd

    Originally published in 1990, this book reveals the extent to which petty landlordism is developing not just in the African urban settlements that have sprung up but in government-sponsored low-cost housing estates. The first part of the book traces African governments' changing responses to urban…

    Paperback – 2020-08-24 
    Routledge
    African Seminars: Scholarship from the International African Institute

  • Feeding African Cities: Studies in Regional Social History book cover

    Feeding African Cities

    Studies in Regional Social History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Guyer

    Originally published in 1987, this book traces the broad outlines of urban food policy, drawing attention to the limited knowledge of regional social history. Urban food supply systems in Africa have developed very fast, in the midst of societies in which food production was not in general oriented…

    Paperback – 2020-08-24 
    Routledge
    African Seminars: Scholarship from the International African Institute

  • Migrants No More: Settlement and Survival in Mambwe Villages, Zambia book cover

    Migrants No More

    Settlement and Survival in Mambwe Villages, Zambia, 1st Edition

    By Johan Pottier

    Originally published in 1988, this book documents genealogical developments which, together with changes in agricultural production, religious ethic, politics, gender relations, patterns of solidarity and trade were local adjustments to the economic crisis of the 1970s and 80s in Zambia. The book…

    Paperback – 2020-08-24 
    Routledge
    African Seminars: Scholarship from the International African Institute

  • Patrons and Power: Creating a Political Community in Metropolitan Lagos book cover

    Patrons and Power

    Creating a Political Community in Metropolitan Lagos, 1st Edition

    By Sandra T. Barnes

    Originally published in 1986, this urban political ethnography focusses on Mushin, a large suburb of metropolitan Lagos, Nigeria. It explores the mechanisms which bridge the various social categories to bring about political interaction. The book traces the development of Mushin from a collection…

    Paperback – 2020-08-24 
    Routledge
    African Seminars: Scholarship from the International African Institute

  • Polarimetric SAR Imaging: Theory and Applications book cover

    Polarimetric SAR Imaging

    Theory and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Yoshio Yamaguchi

    Radar polarimetry has been highly sought after for its use in the precise monitoring of Earth's surface. This book explains the basic concepts of polarimetry and its diverse applications including: deforestation, tree classification, landslide detection, tsunamis, volcano eruptions and ash…

    Hardback – 2020-08-10 
    CRC Press
    SAR Remote Sensing

  • Labour Migration: The Internal Geographical Mobility of Labour in the Developed World book cover

    Labour Migration

    The Internal Geographical Mobility of Labour in the Developed World, 1st Edition

    Edited by James H. Johnson, John Salt

    First published in 1990. This edited work brings together a collection of studies, by an international team of contributors, on inter-urban migration, which is largely dominated by labour migration. The structure of the book reflects the interaction of the supply and demand of labour and the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Labour Economics

  • Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing: UAS for Environmental Applications book cover

    Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing

    UAS for Environmental Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Green

    Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are a rapidly evolving technology with an expanding array of diverse applications. In response to the continuing evolution of this technology, this book discusses unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and similar systems, platforms and sensors, as well as exploring some of…

    Hardback – 2020-07-28 
    CRC Press

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