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  • Expressive Genres and Historical Change: Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Taiwan book cover

    Expressive Genres and Historical Change

    Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Taiwan, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Strathern

    Edited by Pamela J. Stewart

    This collection of essays, edited by leading scholars in the field, focuses on how expressive genres such as music, dance and poetry are of enduring significance to social organization. Research from New Guinea, Indonesia and Taiwan is used to assess how historical changes modify these forms of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Explorations in Place Attachment book cover

    Explorations in Place Attachment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Smith

    The book explores the unique contribution that geographers make to the concept of place attachment, and related ideas of place identity and sense of place. It presents six types of places to which people become attached and provides a global range of empirical case studies to illustrate the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Balkan Heritages: Negotiating History and Culture book cover

    Balkan Heritages

    Negotiating History and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Couroucli, Tchavdar Marinov

    This volume deals with the relation between heritage, history and politics in the Balkans. Contributions examine diverse ways in which material and immaterial heritage has been articulated, negotiated and manipulated since the nineteenth century. The major question addressed here is how modern…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cultures of the Countryside: Art, Museum, Heritage, and Environment, 1970-2015 book cover

    Cultures of the Countryside

    Art, Museum, Heritage, and Environment, 1970-2015, 1st Edition

    By Veronica Sekules

    Cultures of the Countryside examines the relationship between the museum and the micro-cultures of the countryside. Offering an exploration of museums and heritage projects in the UK that have attempted to introduce new ways of engagement between localities, objects, and people, this book considers…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Affective Landscapes in Literature, Art and Everyday Life: Memory, Place and the Senses book cover

    Affective Landscapes in Literature, Art and Everyday Life

    Memory, Place and the Senses, 1st Edition

    By Christine Berberich, Neil Campbell

    Bringing together a diverse group of scholars representing the fields of cultural and literary studies, cultural politics and history, creative writing and photography, this collection examines the different ways in which human beings respond to, debate and interact with landscape. How do we feel,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • High Resolution Site Surveys book cover

    High Resolution Site Surveys

    1st Edition

    By Roger Parkinson

    High Resolution Site Surveys brings together the full range of site surveying techniques for the first time, to provide a unified approach to marine and land-based resolution surveying.Detailed descriptions are given of digital seismic survey methods, hydrographic 'analogue' search and survey tools…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Made in the Philippines book cover

    Made in the Philippines

    1st Edition

    By James A. Tyner

    The Philippines is the world's largest exporter of temporary contract labor with a huge 800,000 workers a year being deployed on either six month or two year contracts. This labor migration is highly regulated by the government, private, and non-governmental/non-private organizations. Tyner argues…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Surveillance-Industrial Complex: A Political Economy of Surveillance book cover

    The Surveillance-Industrial Complex

    A Political Economy of Surveillance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirstie Ball, Laureen Snider

    Today’s ‘surveillance society’ emerged from a complex of military and corporate priorities that were nourished through the active and ‘cold’ wars that marked the twentieth century. Two massive configurations of power – state and corporate – have become the dominant players. Mass targeted…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Urbicide in Palestine: Spaces of Oppression and Resilience book cover

    Urbicide in Palestine

    Spaces of Oppression and Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Nurhan Abujidi

    Exploring the way urbicide is used to un/re-make Palestine, as well as how it is employed as a tool of spatial dispossession and control, this book examines contemporary political violence and destruction in the context of colonial projects in Palestine. The broader framework of the book is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Post-identity?: Culture and European Integration book cover

    Post-identity?

    Culture and European Integration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard McMahon

    Collective identity, the emotionally powerful sense of belonging to a group, is a crucial source of popular legitimacy for nations. However efforts since the 1990s to politically support European integration by using identity mechanisms borrowed from nationalism have had very limited success.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Slope Safety Preparedness for Impact of Climate Change book cover

    Slope Safety Preparedness for Impact of Climate Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Ho, Suzanne Lacasse, Luciano Picarelli

    Many countries are increasingly threatened by major landslide disasters and fatalities due to extreme weather events which have major implications for public safety and the sustainability of infrastructure and the built environment. A further increase in such a trend could come from climate…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Shear Behavior of Composite Soils book cover

    Shear Behavior of Composite Soils

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yanrong Li

    This book has the purpose of developing an understanding of the factors determining and influencing the shear behavior of soils, with emphasis on composite soils, as they are the most encountered materials in geological and geotechnical engineering in mountainous areas. This objective is reached by…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

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