Cultural Geography Products

  • Photography and Place

    Seeing and Not Seeing Germany After 1945

    By Donna West Brett

    As a recording device, photography plays a unique role in how we remember places and events that happened there. This includes recording events as they happen, or recording places where something occurred before the photograph was taken, commonly referred to as aftermath photography. This book…

    Hardback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Migration, Settlement, and the Concepts of House and Home

    By Iris Levin

    How do migrants feel "at home" in their houses? Literature on the migrant house and its role in the migrant experience of home-building is inadequate. This book offers a theoretical framework based on the notion of home-building and the concepts of home and house embedded within it. It presents…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Geography

  • The Meaning of Horses

    Biosocial Encounters

    Edited by Dona Davis, Anita Maurstad

    The Meaning of Horses examines the engagements and entanglements that link the lived experiences of human and non-human animals. The contributors discuss horse-human relationships in multiple contexts, times and places, highlighting variations in the meaning of horses as well as universals of ‘…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26 
    Routledge

  • Religion and Urbanism

    Reconceptualising sustainable cities for South Asia

    Edited by Yamini Narayanan

    Conceptions of 'sustainable cities' in the pluralistic and multireligious urban settlements of developing nations need to develop out of local cultural, religious and historical contexts to be inclusive and accurately respond to the needs of the poor, ethnic and religious minorities, and women.…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • Corruption in the Aftermath of War

    Edited by Jonas Lindberg, Camilla Orjuela

    Corruption is a serious concern, one which can undermine state legitimacy, exacerbate inequality, and affect trust between social groups. Such effects are particularly problematic in societies that have gone through violent conflict, and are struggling to rebuild institutions, restore social trust,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Cultural Differences and Economic Globalization

    Effects on trade, foreign direct investment and migration

    By Roger White

    Economic globalization is the process of increased integration among nations, characterized and fostered by three elements of international trade- goods and services, international capital flows, and international migration. In recent decades, international economic integration has increased both…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Geography, The Media and Popular Culture

    Edited by Jacquelin Burgess, John R Gold

    In this book, originally published in 1985, British and North American geographers present original and challenging viewpoints on the media. The essays deal with a diverse content, ranging from the presentation of news to the nature of television programming and from rock music lyrics to film…

    Hardback – 2015-11-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • The Geography of Recreation and Leisure

    By Isobel Cosgrove, Richard Jackson

    Originally published in 1972, this book discusses changing attitudes to work and leisure and patterns of leisure activity, asking if recreation, as an economic activity, a distinctive spatial expression. It examines characteristics of spa towns and coastal resorts in the nineteenth century as well…

    Hardback – 2015-11-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Spatial Justice

    Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere

    By Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos

    There can be no justice that is not spatial. Against a recent tendency to despatialise law, matter, bodies and even space itself, this book insists on spatialising them, arguing that there can be neither law nor justice that are not articulated through and in space. Spatial Justice presents a new…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Environmental Adaptation and Eco-cultural Habitats

    A coevolutionary approach to society and nature

    By Johannes Schubert

    In this challenging and highly original book, the author tackles the dynamic relationships between physical nature and societies over time. It is argued that within each eco-cultural habitat, the relationship between physical nature and society is mediated by specific entanglements between…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • World Culture Re-Contextualised

    Meaning Constellations and Path-Dependencies in Comparative and International Education Research

    Edited by Jürgen Schriewer

    Impressive strands of research have shown the emergent reality of increasing world-level interconnection in almost every field of social action. As a consequence, theories and models have been developed which are aimed at conceptualising this new reality along the lines of an ‘institutionalised’…

    Hardback – 2015-10-29 
    Routledge

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