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  • Marriage Trafficking

    Women in Forced Wedlock

    By Kaye Quek

    This book examines the traffic in women for marriage, a phenomenon that has been largely overlooked in international efforts to address to the problem of human trafficking. In contrast to current international and state-based approaches to trafficking – which tend to focus on sex trafficking and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Digital Food Activism

    Edited by Tanja Schneider, Karin Eli, Catherine Dolan, Stanley Ulijaszek

    This book explores the role of digital media technologies in creating new forms of consumer activism and engagement with food, eating and food systems. Food is an increasingly prominent subject of engagement online, from the aesthetics of cooking to the ethics of shopping. This book adopts a…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    Critical Food Studies

  • Contested Markets, Contested Cities

    Gentrification and Urban Justice in Retail Spaces

    Edited by Sara González

    During the past decade many markets have been rediscovered as tourist attractions, food meccas and even regeneration flagships. These transformations are pushing markets to a gentrification frontier clashing with markets’ traditional role as public meeting places that support, economically and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Territorial Designs and International Politics

    Inside-out and Outside-in

    Edited by Boaz Atzili, Burak Kadercan

    Territory is back with vengeance. Although territorial politics never really went away, it was often perceived that way in public discussion and among scholars. The territorial conflicts of the last several years, however, have raised new academic and policy questions, revived old debates that were…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Regions and Cities

  • The New Humanitarians in International Practice

    Emerging actors and contested principles

    Edited by Zeynep Sezgin, Dennis Dijkzeul

    As humanitarian needs continue to grow rapidly, humanitarian action has become more contested, with new actors entering the field to address unmet needs, but also challenging long-held principles and precepts. This volume provides detailed empirical comparisons between emerging and traditional…

    Paperback – 2017-12-06 

  • Local Economic Development in the UK

    The Cameron Years, 2010-2016

    Edited by Lee Pugalis, Gill Bentley

    The 2010 General Election ushered in a first coalition government in the United Kingdom for four decades and symbolised a marked shift in the nature and form of economic development. This book aims to investigate the theory and practice of the politics and policies of contemporary economic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Geography and Political Power

    The Geography of Nations and States

    By Peter M. Slowe

    Focusing on the relationship between geography and power, this book, originally published in 1990, isolates five sources of political power – might, right, nationhood, legality and legitimacy – and demonstrtes the centrality of geography to the argument of each case. The author stresses the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Pluralism and Political Geography

    People, Territory and State

    Edited by Nurit Kliot, Stanley Waterman

    In this comprehensive study, problems of racial and religious division are examines in places as diverse as Northern Ireland and the West Bank. Territorial and spatial expression, intergovernmental relationships in federal states, alliance blocs within the United Nations and American foreign policy…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • The Politics of Location

    An Introduction

    By Andrew Kirby

    This book, originally published in 1982, begins with an examination of space, and its role in the process of public provision and collective consumption. Variations in provision are linked to the Weberian notion of social status and political struggles over consumption and externality issues.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Nation, State and Territory

    A Political Geography

    By Roy E H Mellor

    This detailed analysis, originally published in 1989 studies the relationship between nation, state and territory. It explores the evolution of nations and the development of the state idea. Consideration is given to the frontier, s the interface between states, the influence of defence…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Branding the Nation, the Place, the Product

    Edited by Ulrich Ermann, Klaus-Jürgen Hermanik

    Branding is a profoundly geographical type of commodification process. Many things become commodities that are compared and valuated on markets around the globe. Places such as cities or regions, countries and nations attempt to acquire visibility through branding. Geographical imaginations are…

    Hardback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Crisis Spaces

    Structures, Struggles and Solidarity in Southern Europe

    By Costis Hadjimichalis

    The financial malaise that has affected the Eurozone countries of Southern Europe – Spain, Portugal, Italy and, in its most extreme case, Greece – has been analysed using mainly macroeconomic and financial explanations. This book shifts the emphasis from macroeconomics to the relationship between…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

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