Paperbacks Direct: Geographical Thought

  • The Nocturnal City book cover

    The Nocturnal City

    1st Edition

    By Robert Shaw

    Night is a foundational element of human and animal life on earth, but its interaction with the social world has undergone significant transformations during the era of globalization. As the economic activity of the ‘daytime’ city has advanced into the night, other uses of the night as a time for…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Gender and Gentrification book cover

    Gender and Gentrification

    1st Edition

    By Winifred Curran

    This book explores how gentrification often reinforces traditional gender roles and spatial constructions during the process of reshaping the labour, housing, commercial and policy landscapes of the city. It focuses in particular on the impact of gentrification on women and racialized men,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide: From Mythos to Techne book cover

    Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide

    From Mythos to Techne, 1st Edition

    By Michael Kimaid

    This book is about how modernity affects our perceptions of time and space. Its main argument is that geographical space is used to control temporal progress by channeling it to benefit particular political, economic and social interests, or by halting it altogether. By incorporating the ancient…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Disorientation book cover

    Geographies of Disorientation

    1st Edition

    By Marcella Schmidt di Friedberg

    Spatial disorientation is of key relevance to our globalized world, eliciting complex questions about our relationship with technology and the last remaining vestiges of our animal nature. Viewed more broadly, disorientation is a profoundly geographical theme that concerns our relationship…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Pedagogic Research in Geography Higher Education book cover

    Pedagogic Research in Geography Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Haigh, Debby Cotton, Tim Hall

    There are many books about teaching in Geography, but this is the first volume to deal specifically with pedagogic research and its methods and practices. Pedagogic research concerns the processes of learning and the development of learners. It is a learner-centred activity that aims to evaluate…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Participatory Research in More-than-Human Worlds book cover

    Participatory Research in More-than-Human Worlds

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Bastian, Owain Jones, Niamh Moore, Emma Roe

    Socio-environmental crises are currently transforming the conditions for life on this planet, from climate change, to resource depletion, biodiversity loss and long-term pollutants. The vast scale of these changes, affecting land, sea and air have prompted calls for the ‘ecologicalisation’ of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Geographies of Mobility: Recent Advances in Theory and Method book cover

    Geographies of Mobility

    Recent Advances in Theory and Method, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mei-Po Kwan, Tim Schwanen

    This book seeks to bring together different philosophical, theoretical, and methodological approaches to the study of human mobility within the discipline of geography. With five thematic sections – conceptualizing and analyzing mobility, inequalities of mobility, politics of mobility, decentering…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • The Aesthetics of Atmospheres book cover

    The Aesthetics of Atmospheres

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Ambiances, Atmospheres and Sensory Experiences of Spaces

  • Communications/Media/Geographies book cover

    Communications/Media/Geographies

    1st Edition

    By Paul C. Adams, Julie Cupples, Kevin Glynn, André Jansson, Shaun Moores

    Although there are human geographers who have previously written on matters of media and communication, and those in media and communication studies who have previously written on geographical issues, this is the first book-length dialogue in which experienced theorists and researchers from these…

    Paperback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Diffractive Technospaces: A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation book cover

    Diffractive Technospaces

    A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Federica Timeto

    The entanglements of information and materiality in our media environment, that new information and communication technologies make increasingly mobile and locative, changes the mediations between space and society. The fluidity and continual reworking of the boundaries of contemporary technospaces…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Spaces of Global Knowledge: Exhibition, Encounter and Exchange in an Age of Empire book cover

    Spaces of Global Knowledge

    Exhibition, Encounter and Exchange in an Age of Empire, 1st Edition

    By Diarmid A. Finnegan, Jonathan Jeffrey Wright

    ’Global’ knowledge was constructed, communicated and contested during the long nineteenth century in numerous ways and places. This book focuses on the life-geographies, material practices and varied contributions to knowledge, be they medical or botanical, cartographic or cultural, of actors whose…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Studies in Historical Geography

  • Geographies, Mobilities, and Rhythms over the Life-Course: Adventures in the Interval book cover

    Geographies, Mobilities, and Rhythms over the Life-Course

    Adventures in the Interval, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Stratford

    By thinking in terms of the geographies of mobilities, we are better able to understand the central importance of movements, rhythms and shifting emplacements over the life-course. This innovative book represents research from a new and flourishing multidisciplinary field that…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Geography

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