Political Geography Products

  • Urban Refugees

    Challenges in Protection, Services and Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Koichi Koizumi, Gerhard Hoffstaedter

    Urban refugees now account for over half the total number of refugees worldwide. Yet to date, far more research has been done on refugees living in camps and settlements set up expressly for them. This book provides crucial insights into the worldwide phenomenon of refugee flows into urban settings…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • New Geographies of the Globalized World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    Globalization has, essentially, come to an end. It is, already, a victorious revolution. It has profoundly restructured the relationships between people and the world, often recreating them in a new geographical image. This book discovers and describes these relationships of new geographies,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Natural Resource Conflict

    1st Edition

    By Kylie McKenna

    This book examines the possibilities and limitations of corporate social responsibility in minimising the violent conflict often associated with natural resource exploitation.  Through detailed and penetrating empirical analysis, the author skilfully asks why previous corporate social…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • From Local Action to Global Networks: Housing the Urban Poor

    1st Edition

    By Peter Herrle, Astrid Ley

    Over the past two decades it has become widely recognized that housing issues have to be placed in a broader framework acknowledging that civil society in the form of Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and their allies are increasingly networking and emerging as strong players that cannot easily…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

  • How Outer Space Made America

    Geography, Organization and the Cosmic Sublime, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Sage

    In this innovatory book Daniel Sage analyses how and why American space exploration reproduced and transformed American cultural and political imaginations by appealing to, and to an extent organizing, the transcendence of spatial and temporal frontiers. In so doing, he traces the development of a…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • European Integration and Rural Development

    Actors, Institutions and Power, 1st Edition

    By Michael Kull

    To understand fully the process of European integration, it is necessary to consider developments at the sub-national and local level. EU integration scholars have been examining the local level using the concept of multi-level governance (MLG) since the 1990s. While MLG was the first concept to…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Waste and Distributive Justice in Asia

    In-Ward Waste Disposal in Tokyo, 1st Edition

    By Takashi Nakazawa

    Conflicts over waste disposal facility siting is a pressing issue not only in developed countries but also in fast-growing countries that face drastic waste increase and rapid urbanisation. How to address distributive justice has been one of the biggest concerns. This book examines what determines…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

  • At the Edges of Citizenship

    Security and the Constitution of Non-citizen Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Kate Hepworth

    Proposing a new, dynamic conception of citizenship, this book argues against understandings of citizenship as a collection of rights that can be either possessed or endowed, and demonstrates it is an emergent condition that has temporal and spatial dimensions. Furthermore, citizenship is shown to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Bodies Across Borders

    The Global Circulation of Body Parts, Medical Tourists and Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Bronwyn Parry, Beth Greenhough, Isabel Dyck

    Historically organised at a local or national scale, the fields of medicine and healthcare are being radically transformed by new communication, transport and biotechnologies creating, in the process, a genuinely globalised sphere of biomedical production and consumption. This emerging market is…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Borders, Fences and Walls

    State of Insecurity?, 1st Edition

    By Elisabeth Vallet

    Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the question remains ’Do good fences still make good neighbours’? Since the Great Wall of China, the Antonine Wall, built in Scotland to support Hadrian's Wall, the Roman ’Limes’ or the Danevirk fence, the ’wall’ has been a constant in the protection…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Bosnia and the Destruction of Cultural Heritage

    1st Edition

    By Helen Walasek, contributions by Richard Carlton, Amra Hadžimuhamedović, Valery Perry, Tina Wik

    The massive intentional destruction of cultural heritage during the 1992-1995 Bosnian War targeting a historically diverse identity provoked global condemnation and became a seminal marker in the discourse on cultural heritage. It prompted an urgent reassessment of how cultural property could be…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Children, Young People and Critical Geopolitics

    1st Edition

    By Matthew C. Benwell, Peter Hopkins

    Young people, and in particular children, have typically been marginalised in geopolitical research, positioned as too young to understand or relate to the adult-dominated world of international relations. Integrating current debates in critical geopolitics and political geography with research in…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Critical Geopolitics

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