• Culture as Renewable Oil: How Territory, Bureaucratic Power and Culture Coalesce in the Venezuelan Petrostate book cover

    Culture as Renewable Oil

    How Territory, Bureaucratic Power and Culture Coalesce in the Venezuelan Petrostate, 1st Edition

    By Penélope Plaza Azuaje

    This book unpacks the links between oil energy, state power, urban space and culture, by looking at the Petro-Socialist Venezuelan oil state. It challenges the disciplinary compartmentalisation of the analysis of the material and cultural effects of oil to demonstrate that within the Petrostate,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • The Entrepreneurial Discovery Process and Regional Development: New Knowledge Emergence, Conversion and Exploitation book cover

    The Entrepreneurial Discovery Process and Regional Development

    New Knowledge Emergence, Conversion and Exploitation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Åge Mariussen, Seija Virkkala, Håkon Finne, Tone Merethe Aasen

    There is a broad and long-standing debate on possible solutions to the regional vulnerabilities of globalisation. In 2014, the European Commission began implementing Smart Specialisation Strategy, a place-based strategy of growth, regional transformation and new industrial policy with collective…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Visual Spatial Enquiry: Diagrams and Metaphors for Architects and Spatial Thinkers book cover

    Visual Spatial Enquiry

    Diagrams and Metaphors for Architects and Spatial Thinkers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robyn Creagh, Sarah McGann

    Visual Spatial Enquiry explores visual and textual ways of working within spatial research. Architects and spatial thinkers from the arts, social sciences and humanities present rich case studies from remote and regional settings in Australia to the suburbs of Los Angeles, and from gallery and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Urban Safety and Peacebuilding: New Perspectives on Sustaining Peace in the City book cover

    Urban Safety and Peacebuilding

    New Perspectives on Sustaining Peace in the City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Achim Wennmann, Oliver Jütersonke

    This volume draws together original research related to conceptual and practical advances at the interface of urban safety and peacebuilding. The book reflects the advances in urban safety and peacebuilding to help address the rapidly increasing risk of conflict and insecurity in cities.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

  • Forest Ecosystem Management and Timber Production: Divergence and Resource Use Resilience book cover

    Forest Ecosystem Management and Timber Production

    Divergence and Resource Use Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Russell Warman

    Timber sourcing is shifting from extraction from natural forests to forms of cultivation that are increasingly agricultural in nature. This book takes a multidisciplinary approach to examine the socio-political, biophysical and discursive dimensions of this divergence of wood production from…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • New Approaches to Cinematic Space book cover

    New Approaches to Cinematic Space

    1st Edition

    Edited by Filipa Rosário, Iván Villarmea Álvarez

    New Approaches to Cinematic Space aims to discuss the process of creation of cinematic spaces through moving images and the subsequent interpretation of their purpose and meaning. Throughout seventeen chapters, this edited collection will attempt to identify and interpret the formal strategies used…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Alternative Food Politics: From the Margins to the Mainstream book cover

    Alternative Food Politics

    From the Margins to the Mainstream, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Phillipov, Katherine Kirkwood

    Media interest in food has intensified in recent years, leading to a contemporary food landscape where ‘alternative’ food practices are increasingly visible. Concerns that were once exclusively the domain of activist movements motivated by environmental, animal rights, health and anti-corporate…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • Global Perspectives in Urban Law: The Legal Power of Cities book cover

    Global Perspectives in Urban Law

    The Legal Power of Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The growing field of urban law demands a collaborative scholarly focus on comparative and global perspectives. This volume offers diverse insights into urban law, with emerging theories and analyses of topics ranging from criminal reform and urban housing, to social and economic inequality and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Narratives of Place in Literature and Film book cover

    Narratives of Place in Literature and Film

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steven Allen, Kirsten Møllegaard

    Narratives of place link people and geographic location with a cultural imaginary through literature and visual narration. Contemporary literature and film often frame narratives with specific geographic locations, which saturate the narrative with cultural meanings in relation to natural and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • The Morphology of Tourism: Planning for Impact in Tourist Destinations book cover

    The Morphology of Tourism

    Planning for Impact in Tourist Destinations, 1st Edition

    By Philip Feifan Xie, Kai Gu

    Morphological research studies the physical form of landscapes, including how landscape structures function and operate, the adaptability of forms, and how functions and forms change over time. Applying the methods and models of morphology to tourism, this innovative book explores some of the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Resilient Destinations and Tourism: Governance Strategies in the Transition towards Sustainability in Tourism book cover

    Resilient Destinations and Tourism

    Governance Strategies in the Transition towards Sustainability in Tourism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jarkko Saarinen, Alison M. Gill

    Sustainability is one of the most important issues currently facing the tourism sector. Recently, the role of resilience thinking has been highlighted in sustainable development discussions as an alternative perspective. This book approaches these concepts as interwoven processes and looks at…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Disassembled Cities: Social and Spatial Strategies to Reassemble Communities book cover

    Disassembled Cities

    Social and Spatial Strategies to Reassemble Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth L. Sweet

    This book explores the urban, political, and economic effects of contemporary capitalism as well being concerned with a collective analytic that addresses these processes through the lens of disassembling and reassembling dynamics. The processes of contemporary globalization have resulted in the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

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