• Spaces of Justice: Peripheries, Passages, Appropriations book cover

    Spaces of Justice

    Peripheries, Passages, Appropriations

    Edited by Chris Butler, Edward Mussawir

    This collection is inspired by the transdisciplinary possibilities posed by the connections between space and justice. Drawing on a variety of theoretical influences that include Henri Lefebvre, Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, Doreen Massey, Gillian Rose, Walter Benjamin, Elias Canetti, Antonio…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23 
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • The Age of Intelligent Cities: Smart Environments and Innovation-for-all Strategies book cover

    The Age of Intelligent Cities

    Smart Environments and Innovation-for-all Strategies

    By Nicos Komninos

    This book concludes a trilogy that began with Intelligent Cities: Innovation, Knowledge Systems and digital spaces (Routledge 2002) and Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks (Routledge 2008). Together these books examine intelligent cities as environments of innovation and…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Higher Education and the Creative Economy: Beyond the campus book cover

    Higher Education and the Creative Economy

    Beyond the campus

    Edited by Roberta Comunian, Abigail Gilmore

    Since the DCMS Creative Industries Mapping Document highlighted the key role played by creative activities in the UK economy and society, the creative industries agenda has expanded across Europe and internationally. They have the support of local authorities, regional development agencies,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Environment and Society in Ethiopia book cover

    Environment and Society in Ethiopia

    By Girma Kebbede

    Ethiopia is facing environmental and poverty challenges, and urgently needs effective management of its environmental resources. Much of the Ethiopian landscape has been significantly altered and reshaped by centuries of human activities, and three-quarters of the rural population is living on…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Ecology

  • The Aesthetics of Atmospheres book cover

    The Aesthetics of Atmospheres

    By Gernot Böhme

    Edited by Jean-Paul Thibaud

    Interest in sensory atmospheres and architectural and urban ambiances has been growing for over 30 years. A key figure in this field is acclaimed German philosopher Gernot Böhme whose influential conception of what atmospheres are and how they function has been only partially available to the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09 
    Routledge
    Ambiances, Atmospheres and Sensory Experiences of Spaces

  • Men, Masculinities and Disaster book cover

    Men, Masculinities and Disaster

    Edited by Elaine Enarson, Bob Pease

    In the examination of gender as a driving force in disasters, too little attention has been paid to how women’s or men’s disaster experiences relate to the wider context of gender inequality, or how gender-just practice can help prevent disasters or address climate change at a structural level.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Business and Post-disaster Management: Business, organisational and consumer resilience and the Christchurch earthquakes book cover

    Business and Post-disaster Management

    Business, organisational and consumer resilience and the Christchurch earthquakes

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Sanna Malinen, Rob Vosslamber, Russell Wordsworth

    This book provides a comprehensive examination of the effects of a natural disaster on businesses and organisations, and on a range of stakeholders, including employees and consumers. Research on how communities and businesses respond to disasters can inform policy and mitigate the cost and impacts…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Communicating Mobility and Technology: A Material Rhetoric for Persuasive Transportation book cover

    Communicating Mobility and Technology

    A Material Rhetoric for Persuasive Transportation

    By Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder

    Winner of the 2018 CCCC Technical and Scientific Communication Award in the category of Best Book in Technical or Scientific CommunicationResponding to the effects of human mobility and crises such as depleting oil supplies, Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder turns specifically to automobility, a term used…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Urban Development in India: Global Indians in the Remaking of Kolkata book cover

    Urban Development in India

    Global Indians in the Remaking of Kolkata

    By Pablo Shiladitya Bose

    Indian diaspora has had a complex and multifaceted role in catalyzing, justifying and promoting a transformed urban landscape in India. Focussing on Kolkata/ Calcutta, this book analyses the changing landscapes over the past two decades of one of the world’s most fascinating and iconic cities.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Urban South Asia

  • Resilience, Environmental Justice and the City book cover

    Resilience, Environmental Justice and the City

    Edited by Beth Schaefer Caniglia, Manuel Vallee, Beatrice Frank

    Urban centres are bastions of inequalities, where poverty, marginalization, segregation and health insecurity are magnified. Minorities and the poor – often residing in neighbourhoods characterized by degraded infrastructures, food and job insecurity, limited access to transport and health care,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • High-Speed Rail and Sustainability: Decision-making and the political economy of investment book cover

    High-Speed Rail and Sustainability

    Decision-making and the political economy of investment

    Edited by Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez, Elizabeth Deakin

    High speed rail (HSR) is being touted as a strategic investment for connecting people across regions, while also fostering prosperity and smart urban growth. However, as its popularity increases, its implementation has become contentious with various parties contesting the validity of socioeconomic…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13 
    Routledge

  • Emotional States: Sites and spaces of affective governance book cover

    Emotional States

    Sites and spaces of affective governance

    Edited by Eleanor Jupp, Jessica Pykett, Fiona M. Smith

    What is the political allure, value and currency of emotions within contemporary cultures of governance? What does it mean to govern more humanely? Since the emergence of an emotional turn in human geography over the last decade, the notion that our emotions matter in understanding an array of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge

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