Geography: Products

  • 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

  • Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions: An African Context book cover

    Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions

    An African Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Timo de Vries, John Tiah Bugri, Fatima Mandhu

    This book showcases new empirical findings on the conceptualization, design, and evaluation of land management interventions. It addresses two crucial aspects: how and under which conditions such interventions are responsible, and how such interventions can be supported by smart technologies. This…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge
    CRESC

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

    Drone Futures

    UAS in Landscape and 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

  • Creating Built Environments: Bridging Knowledge and Practice Divides book cover

    Creating Built Environments

    Bridging Knowledge and Practice Divides, 1st Edition

    By Roderick J Lawrence

    Built environments are complex, emergent and systemic and require contextual analysis. They should be understood before reconsidering how professionals and researchers of the built environment are educated and trained to reduce the gap between knowledge, practice and real-world circumstances. There…

    Paperback – 2020-06-17 
    Routledge

  • Community Capacity and Resilience in Latin America book cover

    Community Capacity and Resilience in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Lachapelle, Isabel Gutierrez-Montes, Cornelia Butler Flora

    Community Capacity and Resilience in Latin America addresses the role of communities in building their capacity to increase resiliency and carry out rural development strategies in Latin America. Resiliency in a community sense is associated with an ability to address stress and respond to shock…

    Paperback – 2020-06-11 
    Routledge
    Community Development Research and Practice Series

  • 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 – 2020-06-08 
    Routledge

  • 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

    Understanding that the natural world beneath our feet is the point at which civilization meets the natural world is critical to the success of restoration and prevention efforts to reduce contaminant impacts and improve the global environment because of one simple fact – contaminants do not respect…

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • 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

  • 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 – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge

  • The Invisible City: Travel, Attention and Performance book cover

    The Invisible City

    Travel, Attention and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Gillette

    The Invisible City explores urban spaces from the perspective of a traveler, writer, and creator of theatre to illuminate how cities offer travelers and residents theatrical visions whilst also remaining mostly invisible, beyond the limits of attention. The text explores the city as both stage and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-27 
    Routledge

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