Cultural Geography Products

  • Reality TV

    By Jon Kraszewski

    From early first-wave programs such as Candid Camera, An American Family, and The Real World to the shows on our television screens and portable devices today, reality television consistently takes us to cities—such as New York, Los Angeles, and Boston—to imagine the place of urbanity in American…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Television Guidebooks

  • Commemorative Spaces of the First World War

    Historical Geographies at the Centenary

    Edited by James Wallis, David Harvey

    This is the first book to bring together an interdisciplinary, theoretically engaged and global perspective on the First World War through the lens of historical geography. Seeking to move away from military history and memory studies, contributors explore conceptual contributions of geography to…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Historical Geography

  • Writing Intimacy into Feminist Geography

    Edited by Pamela Moss, Courtney J. Donovan

    Intimacy, expressed through the feelings, sensations and observations of a researcher, is bound up in the work of the feminist geographer. Tapping into this intimacy and including it in academic writing can help geographers grasp the effects of power in particular places, and can initiate…

    Hardback – 2017-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Planning for a City of Culture

    Creative Urbanism in Toronto and New York

    By Shoshanah B.D. Goldberg-Miller

    Planning for a City of Culture gives us a new way to understand how cities use arts and culture in planning, fostering livable communities and creating economic development strategies to build their brand, attract residents and tourists, and distinguish themselves from other urban centers…

    Hardback – 2017-03-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Ethnicity, Gender and the Border Economy

    Living in the Turkey-Georgia Borderlands

    By Latife Akyüz

    For whom and why are borders drawn? What are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? And what are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? Constituted by experience and memory, borders shape a "border image" in the minds and social memory of people beyond the lines of the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07 
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Local Identities and Politics

    Negotiating the Old and the New

    By Kees Terlouw

    The relation between identity and space is strong and generates many conflicts. Most people attach great importance to their local community and its identity. The possibility of change can cause turmoil and become fertile ground for staking new identities. Understanding how these changes can take…

    Hardback – 2017-03-04 
    Routledge

  • Spectral Spaces and Hauntings

    Edited by Christina Lee

    This anthology explores the spatial dimension and politics of haunting. It considers how the ‘appearance’ of absence, emptiness and the imperceptible can indicate an overwhelming presence of something that once was, and still is, (t)here. At its core, the book asks: how and why do certain places…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Arts in Place

    The Arts, the Urban and Social Practice

    By Cara Courage

    This interdisciplinary book explores the role of art in placemaking in urban environments, analysing how artists and communities use arts to improve their quality of life. It explores the concept of social practice placemaking, where artists and community members as seen as equal experts in the…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Deprivation, State Interventions and Urban Communities in Britain, 1968–79

    By Peter Shapely

    Focusing on a series of policy initiatives from the late 1960s through to the end of the 1970s, this book looks at how successive governments tried to address growing concerns about urban deprivation across Britain. It provides unique insights into policy and governance and into the socio-economic…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • The Geography of Nostalgia

    Global and Local Perspectives on Modernity and Loss

    By Alastair Bonnett

    We are familiar with the importance of 'progress' and 'change'. But what about loss? Across the world, from Beijing to Birmingham, people are talking about loss: about the loss that occurs when populations try to make new lives in new lands as well as the loss of traditions, languages and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Cultural Sustainability and Regional Development

    Theories and practices of territorialisation

    Edited by Joost Dessein, Elena Battaglini, Lummina Horlings

    Meeting the aims of sustainability is becoming increasingly difficult; at the same time, the call for culture is becoming more powerful. This book explores the relationships between culture, sustainability and regional change through the concept of ‘territorialisation’. This new concept describes…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

  • Latino City

    Urban Planning, Politics, and the Grassroots

    By Erualdo Romero Gonzalez

    American cities are increasingly turning to revitalization strategies that embrace the ideas of new urbanism and the so-called creative class in an attempt to boost economic growth and prosperity to downtown areas. These efforts stir controversy over residential and commercial gentrification of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

16Series in Cultural Geography

Product Search