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  • Spatial Complexity in Urban Design Research

    Graph Visualization Tools for Communities and their Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Jamie O’Brien

    This book offers state-of-the-art ‘tools for thinking’ for urban designers, planners and decision-makers. Thematically it focuses on the contexts of problems in urban design and places community spaces at the heart of urban design research. The book provides practicable tools for network modelling…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Gender, Migration and Social Transformation

    Intersectionality in Bolivian Itinerant Migrations, 1st Edition

    By Tanja Bastia

    Intersectionality can be used to analyse whether migration leads to changes in gender relations. This book finds out how migrants from a peri-urban neighbourhood on the outskirts of Cochabamba, Bolivia, make sense of the migration journeys they have undertaken. Migration is intrinsically related to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Gender, Space and Society

  • The Cultures of Alternative Mobilities

    Routes Less Travelled, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phillip Vannini

    The Cultures of Alternative Mobilities presents a series of ethnographic studies, focusing on the local cultures of mobilities and immobilities, emphasizing the everyday sense of contingency and heterogeneity that accompanies them. Compensating for the excess of theory and criticism based on the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • A Cosmopolitan Journey?

    Difference, Distinction and Identity Work in Gap Year Travel, 1st Edition

    By Helene Snee

    Does travel broaden the mind? This book explores this question through an innovative sociological study of gap year travel. Taking a year out overseas between school and university is an increasingly legitimate practice for young people in the UK. But what do young people get out of gap years? A…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Arctic Geopolitics, Media and Power

    1st Edition

    By Annika Nilsson E., Miyase Christensen

    Arctic Geopolitics, Media and Power provides a fresh way of looking at the potential and limitations of regional international governance in the Arctic region. Far-reaching impacts of climate change, its wealth of resources and potential for new commercial activities have placed the Arctic region…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Global Heritage Assemblages

    Development and Modern Architecture in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Christoph Rausch

    UNESCO aims to tackle Africa’s under-representation on its World Heritage List by inscribing instances of nineteenth- and twentieth-century modern architecture and urban planning there. But, what is one to make of the utopias of progress and development for which these buildings and sites stand?…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s

    Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka

    First published in 1998, this volume represents the outcome of a seminar as part of the continuing efforts of the Convocation of the University of Dar es Salam to maintain a dialogue with the Government of Tanzania on its socio-economic problems. Its aim was to underscore heightened public concern…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Global Nomads and Extreme Mobilities

    1st Edition

    By Paivi Kannisto

    Presenting a ground-breaking study of the emerging phenomenon of location-independence, this book examines the way in which the practices of 'global nomads', who live on the road, without fixed abode, place of employment or localised circle of friends, question many of the unwritten norms and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Investigating Local Knowledge

    New Directions, New Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Paul Sillitoe

    Originally published in 2004. Local knowledge reflects many generations of experience and problem solving by people around the world, increasingly affected by globalizing forces. Such knowledge is far more sophisticated than development professionals previously assumed and, as such, represents an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shock-shift in an Enlarged Europe

    Geography of Socio-economic Change in East-central Europe After 1989, 1st Edition

    Edited by F.W. Carter, W. Maik

    First published in 1999, this volume emerged in the wake of the collapse of the Soviet Union and focuses on a geographical analysis of problems associated with socio-economic changes taking place in East-Central Europe. The idea behind these contributions is to provide a confrontation of two…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rural Poverty, Empowerment and Sustainable Livelihoods

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Mullen

    First published in 1999, this volume explores the nature of poverty and interprets it across a range of policy reforms and project interventions in different geographical settings. It is the culmination of a cooperative effort between development academics and professionals from diverse national…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • To The Central African Lakes and Back

    The Narrative of The Royal Geographical Society's East Central Expedition 1878-80, Volume 1, 2nd Edition

    By Joseph Thompson

    First published in 1968: This, the record of the author's first journey into the interior of Africa, established his credentials as an explorer of the first rank. Although he made no startling discoveries and his experiences lack the dramatic impact of those retailed in Through Masai Land, his more…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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