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  • Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa book cover

    Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ute Röschenthaler, Dorothea Schulz

    This book seeks to widen perspectives on entrepreneurship by drawing attention to the diverse and partly new forms of entrepreneurial practice in Africa since the 1990s. Contrary to widespread assertions, figures of success have been regularly observed in Africa since pre-colonial times. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Decentring Urban Governance: Narratives, Resistance and Contestation book cover

    Decentring Urban Governance

    Narratives, Resistance and Contestation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bevir, Kim McKee, Peter Matthews

    Decentring Urban Governance seeks to rethink governance not as a particular state formation, but as the diverse policies emerging associated with the impact of modernist social science on policy making, considering the diverse meanings that inspire governing practices across time, space, and policy…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Digital Culture book cover

    Geographies of Digital Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tilo Felgenhauer, Karsten Gäbler

    “Digital culture” reflects the ways in which the ubiquity and increasing use of digital devices and infrastructures is changing the arenas of human experience, creating new cultural realities. Whereas much of the existing literature on digital culture addresses the topic through a sociological,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Culture, Migration, and Health Communication in a Global Context book cover

    Culture, Migration, and Health Communication in a Global Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yuping Mao, Rukhsana Ahmed

    Both international and internal migration brings new challenges to public health systems. This book aims to critically review theoretical frameworks and literature, as well as discuss new practices and lessons related to culture, migration, and health communication in different countries. It…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Geographical Gerontology: Perspectives, Concepts, Approaches book cover

    Geographical Gerontology

    Perspectives, Concepts, Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark W. Skinner, Gavin J. Andrews, Malcolm P. Cutchin

    Understanding where ageing occurs, how it is experienced by different people in different places, and in what ways it is transforming our communities, economies and societies at all levels has become crucial for the development of informed research, policy and programmes.This book focuses on the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Italian Mobilities book cover

    Italian Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Stephanie Hom

    The Italian nation-state has been defined by practices of mobility. Tourists have flowed in from the era of the Grand Tour to the present, and Italians flowed out in massive numbers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries: Italians made up the largest voluntary emigration in recorded world…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Co-Creating Tourism Research: Towards Collaborative Ways of Knowing book cover

    Co-Creating Tourism Research

    Towards Collaborative Ways of Knowing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carina Ren, Gunnar Thór Jóhannesson, René van der Duim

    Co-creation has become a buzzword in many social science disciplines, in business and in tourism studies. Given the prominence of co-creation, surprisingly little discussion has evolved around its implications for research practices and knowledge production as well as what challenges there are for…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Branding the Nation, the Place, the Product book cover

    Branding the Nation, the Place, the Product

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ulrich Ermann, Klaus-Jürgen Hermanik

    Branding is a profoundly geographical type of commodification process. Many things become commodities that are compared and valuated on markets around the globe. Places such as cities or regions, countries and nations attempt to acquire visibility through branding. Geographical imaginations are…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Between the Public and Private in Mobile Communication book cover

    Between the Public and Private in Mobile Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Serrano Tellería

    Mobile devices’ impact on daily life has raised relevant questions regarding public and private space and communication. Both the technological environment (operating systems, platforms, apps) and media ecosystems (interface design, participatory culture, social media) influence how users deal with…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Geomedia Studies: Spaces and Mobilities in Mediatized Worlds book cover

    Geomedia Studies

    Spaces and Mobilities in Mediatized Worlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karin Fast, André Jansson, Johan Lindell, Linda Ryan Bengtsson, Mekonnen Tesfahuney

    This book introduces and develops the concept of geomedia studies as the name of a particular subfield of communication geography. Despite the accelerating societal relevance of ‘geomedia’ technologies for the production of various spaces, mobilities, and power-relations, and the unquestionable…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics: A case study in complexity science book cover

    Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics

    A case study in complexity science, 1st Edition

    By Joel Dearden, Alan Wilson

    The task of modelling the evolution of cities – the dynamics – is one of the major challenges of the social sciences. This book presents mathematical and computer models of urban and regional dynamics and shows how advances in computer visualisation provide new insights. Models of non-linear…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Pedagogies and Human Conduct book cover

    Cultural Pedagogies and Human Conduct

    1st Edition

    By Megan Watkins, Greg Noble, Catherine Driscoll

    Pedagogy is often glossed as the ‘art and science of teaching’ but this focus typically ties it to the instructional practices of formalised schooling. Like the emerging work on ‘public pedagogies’, the notion of cultural pedagogies signals the importance of the pedagogic in realms other than…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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