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  • The Evolution of Economies

    Money-bargaining, economic change and industrial revolution

    By Patrick Spread

    The Evolution of Economies provides a clear account of how economies evolve under a process of support bargaining and money bargaining. They both allow people to determine their interests and requirements by reference to their present circumstances. This gives the bargaining system a natural…

    Hardback – 2016-01-20 
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Regional Development in Australia

    Being regional

    By Robyn Eversole

    In Australia, regions are not just a geographic category, they are also cultural. Being regional means being located outside the nation’s capital cities and in the periphery of centres of power and influence. It is thus significantly different than its European or American counterparts. However,…

    Hardback – 2016-01-13 
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Cities, Slums and Gender in the Global South

    Towards a feminised urban future

    By Sylvia Chant, Cathy McIlwaine

    Developing regions are set to account for the vast majority of future urban growth, and women and girls will become the majority inhabitants of these locations in the Global South. This is one of the first books to detail the challenges facing poorer segments of the female population who commonly…

    Paperback – 2016-01-13 

  • Tourist Clusters, Destinations and Competitiveness

    Theoretical issues and empirical evidences

    Edited by Francesco Capone

    Tourism has become one of the largest and fastest growing sectors in the world economy. Increasingly, research on tourism destinations has been at the centre of debates concerning destination competitiveness, governance, policies and destination management and marketing. This book investigates…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Making Cultural Cities in Asia

    Mobility, assemblage, and the politics of aspirational urbanism

    Edited by June Wang, Tim Oakes, Yang Yang

    This book examines the vast and largely uncharted world of cultural/creative city-making in Asia. It explores the establishment of policy models and practices against the backdrop of a globalizing world, and considers the dynamic relationship between powerful actors and resources that impact Asian…

    Hardback – 2015-12-11 
    Regions and Cities

  • Leadership and the City

    Power, strategy and networks in the making of knowledge cities

    By Markku Sotarauta

    The 21st century has been dominated by an almost compulsive race to find new pathways for city development. As cities seek to regenerate via the knowledge-based economy, now more than ever dynamic leadership is required order to navigate new and complex challenges while building community…

    Hardback – 2015-11-30 
    Regions and Cities

  • Regional Economics

    2nd Edition

    By Roberta Capello

     The second edition of Regional Economics provides a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of regional economics. This fully revised edition includes key theoretical developments of the last ten years. Topics included span from the earliest location theories to the most recent regional growth…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23 
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

  • 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 Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • The Geography of Western Europe

    A Socio-Economic Study

    By Paul L Knox

    This book provides a comprehensive survey of the social geography of Western Europe. It begins by outlining the character of the region nad proceeds with an exploration of demographic and cultural features, including migration and ethnic groups. The political organisation of nations and regions are…

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

  • Rural Development

    A Geographical Perspective

    By Keith Hoggart, Henry Buller

    This book, originally published in 1987, provides an integrative, analytical aproach to rural areas in advanced economies. Causation and the consequences of societal change have been emphasised, in a framework which draws out processes which oeprate at different geographical scales (and with…

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

  • Gaelic Scotland

    The Transformation of a Culture Region

    By Charles W J Withers

    This book, originally published in 1988, examines the Highlands and Islands of Scotland over several centuries and charts their cultural transformation from a separate region into one where the processes of anglicisation have largely succeeded. It analyses the many aspects of change including the…

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

  • Rural Settlement in an Urban World

    By Michael Bunce

    Originally published in 1982, this book emphasizes the continued significance and distinctiveness of rural settlement, while at the same time recognizing the great changes of recent decades. The early chapters review the field of rural study and trace the evolution of man-land relationships in the…

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

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