Historical Geography Products

  • The Routledge Companion to Animal-Human History

    Edited by Hilda Kean, Philip Howell

    The Routledge Companion to Animal-Human History provides an up-to-date guide for the historian working within the growing field of animal-human history. Giving a sense of the diversity and interdisciplinary nature of the field, cutting-edge contributions explore the practices of and challenges…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05 
    Routledge Companions

  • Twentieth Century Land Settlement Schemes

    Edited by Roy Jones, Alexandre M A Diniz

    The study of land settlement has been central to historical perspectives on regional and national development. For some, the focus has been tied to the mechanics of immigration and spatial expansion of emerging nation states. For others, the focus has been on the rationales, mechanics, and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-02 
    Routledge Research in Historical Geography

  • Beyond Balkanism

    The Scholarly Politics of Region Making

    By Diana Mishkova

    In recent years, Western discourse of the Balkans, or 'Balkanism', has risen in prominence. Characteristically, this strand of research sidelines the academic input in the production of Western representations and Balkan self-understanding. Looking at the Balkans from the vantage point of ‘…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30 
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

  • Space, Grief and Bereavement


    Edited by Christoph Jedan, Avril Maddrell, Eric Venbrux

    This book explores the spatial manifestations of dealing with bereavement and grief. It resituate and revisits "consolation" as an analytical concept that manifests in various locations. This book offers a spectrum in which the meaning consolation fluctuates in accordance with the spatial practice…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Community, Change and Border Towns

    By H. Pınar Şenoğuz

    This book provides an interdisciplinary approach to power, inclusion/exclusion and hierarchy in a Turkish border town, with a focus on the impact of nation-state border on the social stratification and change. Through the lens of ethnographic research and oral history, the book explores social…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16 
    Border Regions Series

  • History, Space and Place

    By Susanne Rau

    This book introduces concepts of Space and Place from various disciplines. Beginning with how the concepts have been addressed over history, the most important philosophical and physical theories concerning Space are illustrated as well as Time, with which Space is often associated. Both concepts…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 

  • Tradition as Mediation: Louis I. Kahn

    The Dominican Motherhouse & The Hurva Synagogue

    By Dana Margalith

    This book explores Louis I. Kahn's approach to tradition as revealed in two of his important, unbuilt, projects. Focusing on Kahn's designs for the Dominican Motherhouse of St. Catherine de Ricci, Media, Pennsylvania (1965-1969), and the Hurva Synagogue, Jerusalem, Israel (1967-1974), the book…

    Hardback – 2018-06-25 
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Animals Count

    How Population Size Matters in Animal-Human Relations

    Edited by Nancy Cushing, Jodi Frawley

    Whether their populations are perceived as too large, just right, too small or non-existent, animal numbers matter to the humans with whom they share environments. Animals in the right numbers are accepted and even welcomed, but when they are seen to deviate from the human-declared set point, they…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21 
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Young People, Rights and Place

    Erasure, Neoliberal Politics and Postchild Ethics

    By Stuart C. Aitken

    Concern is growing about children’s rights and the curtailment of those rights through the excesses of neoliberal governance. This book discusses children’s spatial and citizenship rights, and the ways young people and their families push against diminished rights. Armed initially with theoretical…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge Spaces of Childhood and Youth Series

  • Historical Animal Geographies

    Edited by Sharon Wilcox, Stephanie Rutherford

    Arguing that historical analysis is an important, yet heretofore largely underexplored, dimension of scholarship in animal geographies, this book seeks to define historical animal geography as the exploration of how spatially situated human-animal relations have changed through time. This volume…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24 
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Sea Log

    Malabar to New York

    By May Joseph

    Migrations by sea have transformed modern conceptions of mobility and belonging, disrupting notions of how to write about movement, memory, displaced histories. The ocean has always been the harbringer of strangers to new shores. Sea Log is a memory theater of repressive hauntings based on urban…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Changing Mobilities

  • Architectures of Hurry—Mobilities, Cities and Modernity

    Edited by Phillip Gordon Mackintosh, Richard Dennis, Deryck W. Holdsworth

    ‘Hurry’ is an intrinsic component of modernity. It exists not only in tandem with modern constructions of mobility, speed, rhythm, and time-space compression, but also with infrastructures, technologies, practices, and emotions associated with the experience of the ‘mobilizing modern’. ‘Hurry’ is…

    Hardback – 2018-04-04 
    Routledge Research in Historical Geography

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