Cultural Geography Products

  • Women and Sex Tourism Landscapes

    By Erin Sanders-McDonagh

    Sexual spaces, normally inhabited by (mostly) female sex workers, are understood as masculine spaces, and positioned for and around male consumers. However, red light zones and public sex performances are being explored and visually consumed by female tourists – in many venues not a small minority,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Island Geographies

    Essays and Conversations

    Edited by Elaine Stratford

    <…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • The Amusement Park: History, Culture and the Heritage of Pleasure

    By Jason Wood

    From the turn of the twentieth century, when amusement parks first sprang up in cities and seaside resorts across Britain, their mixture of fantastical architecture, technology and multi-sensory thrills resulted in an appeal that transcended age, gender and class boundaries for many decades to come…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Film, Architecture and Spatial Imagination

    By Renée Tobe

    Films use architecture as visual shorthand to tell viewers everything they need to know about the characters in a short amount of time. Illustrated by a diverse range of films from different eras and cultures, this book investigates the reciprocity between film and architecture. Using a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • Environments, Risks and Health

    Social Perspectives

    By John Eyles, Baxter Jamie

    Much of the scientific work on environmental health research has come from the clinical and biophysical sciences. Yet contributions are being made from the social sciences with respect to economic change, distributional equities, political will, public perceptions and the social geographical…

    Hardback – 2016-08-29 
    Routledge
    Ashgate's Geographies of Health Series

  • Geographies of Disorientation

    By Marcella Schmidt di Friedberg

    Spatial disorientation is of great relevance in the current era of globalization, provoking deep questions about our relationship with technology and the last remaining vestiges of our animal nature. Dis-orientation is a profoundly geographical theme that concerns our relationship with space,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Interpreting Diversity: Europe and the Malay World

    Edited by Christina Skott

    This volume departs from conventional historiography concerned with colonialism in the Malay world, by turning to the use of knowledge generated by European presence in the region. The aim here is to map the ways in which European observers and scholars interpreted the ethnic, linguistic and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-25 
    Routledge

  • Indian Ocean Futures

    New Partnerships, New Alliances, and Academic Diplomacy

    Edited by Timothy Doyle, Graham Seal

    Indian Ocean studies, which once lagged behind studies of the Atlantic and the Pacific, is an important emerging academic field which has come into its own. In the next fifty years, the Indian Ocean Region will become very significant as a result of enormous demographic changes. What was the Ocean…

    Hardback – 2016-08-25 
    Routledge

  • Africa and the Indian Ocean Region

    Edited by Timothy Doyle, Dennis Rumley

    This book examines the presence of Africa as a significant force in the western Indian Ocean. Africa will increasingly play a pivotal role in the future of the geopolitics of the Indian Ocean region. The book considers the scope for greater African involvement in Indian Ocean region-building…

    Hardback – 2016-08-25 
    Routledge

  • Advertising and Public Memory

    Social, Cultural and Historical Perspectives on Ghost Signs

    Edited by Stefan Schutt, Sam Roberts, Leanne White

    This is the first scholarly collection to examine the social and cultural aspects of the worldwide interest in the faded remains of advertising signage (popularly known as ‘ghost signs’). Contributors examine the complex relationships between the signs and those who commissioned them, painted them,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Spatializing Culture

    The Ethnography of Space and Place

    By Setha Low

    This book demonstrates the value of ethnographic theory and methods in understanding space and place, and considers how ethnographically-based spatial analyses can yield insight into prejudices, inequalities and social exclusion as well as offering people the means for understanding the places…

    Paperback – 2016-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Water and Rural Communities

    Local Politics, Meaning and Place

    By Lia Bryant, with Jodie George

    The overall theme of this book concerns the multiplicity and complexities of discursive constructions of water in western economies in relation to irrigation communities. The authors argue that the politics of place is given meaning in relation to local knowledges and within multiple and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

14Series in Cultural Geography

Product Search