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  • Tourism and Nationalism in Nepal

    A Developing Country Perspective

    By Kalyan Bhandari

    There has been increased interest in the role and impact of tourism in the making of a ‘nation’ and the way it interacts with various social institutions and processes. This book explores the role of tourism in the expression of nationalism in Nepal. It considers how various touristic sites, icons,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Istanbul

    Informal Settlements and Generative Urbanism

    By Noah Billig

    Istanbul: Informal Settlements and Generative Urbanism analyses two informal housing settlements in Istanbul, Turkey, Karanfilköy and Fatih Sultan Mehmet, to examine how generatively built structures and neighbourhoods can be successfully utilised in modern regional and urban planning.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Built Environment City Studies

  • Service Provision and Rural Sustainability

    Infrastructure and Innovation

    Edited by Greg Halseth, Laura Ryser, Sean Markey

    This valuable book brings together cutting-edge insights and case studies to provide a comparative analysis of innovative models of service provision for remote, rural and small town areas. It explores the key debates surrounding the need for, and provision of, integrated service provision in ways…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • Irregular Citizenship

    Anti/Deportation and Struggles for Political Subjectivity

    By Peter Nyers

    Deportation has again taken a prominent place within the immigration policies of nation-states. But its significance lies well beyond being an increasingly favored policy option for the managers of migration. Equally important, although less understood, are the social responses to deportation.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-13 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Cities and Dialogue

    The Public Life of Knowledge

    By Jamie O'Brien

    This book explores the role of dialogue in urban community formations, specifically focusing on the need for civic dialogue within urban spaces. It examines the relationships between people and place, analyzing how local narratives are constructed by community members and, in a contrasting manner,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • British Migration

    Globalisation, Transnational Identities and Multiculturalism

    Edited by Katie Walsh, Pauline Leonard

    For a long time British emigration has suffered from a seeming invisibility in academia, public perception and policy making. This edited collection brings together leading scholars to explore cutting edge research on British migrants in an international range of settings. This book explores the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Alternative Food Politics

    From the Margins to the Mainstream

    Edited by Michelle Phillipov, Katherine Kirkwood

    This book explores the multifaceted relationship between food and food-practices, media and representations, and the politics of production and consumption. It examines the media spaces where the power and problems of Big Food are contested, and simultaneously explore the ways that Big Food has…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • Reproductive Geographies

    Bodies, Places and Politics

    Edited by Marcia R. England, Maria Fannin, Helen Hazen

    The book provides a geographical lens on questions of reproduction, fertility and birth in a world where procreation increasingly turns into a global endeavour. It explores the role that mobility, place and embodiment play in women and men’s experiences of fertility and birth, and evidences…

    Hardback – 2018-11-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Return Migration and Nation Building in Africa

    Reframing the Somali Diaspora

    By Adele Galipo

    Return migration has received growing levels of attention in both academic and policy circles in recent years, as the African diaspora's role in contributing to the development of their country of origin has become apparent. However, little is known about the lived experiences of those who come…

    Hardback – 2018-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Routledge Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Laura Grindstaff, John R. Hall, Ming-cheng Lo

    The thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the Handbook of Cultural Sociology provides an unparalleled overview of sociological and related scholarship on the complex relations of culture to social structures and everyday life. With 70 essays written by scholars from around the world, the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Ethical Vegetarianism and Veganism

    Edited by Andrew Linzey, Clair Linzey

    The protest against meat eating may transpire as one of the most significant movements of our age. In terms of our relations with animals, it is difficult to think of a more urgent moral problem than the fate of billions of animals killed every year for human consumption. This book argues that…

    Hardback – 2018-10-29 
    Routledge

  • Mobilities, Mobility Justice and Social Justice

    Edited by Nancy Cook, David Butz

    This collection investigates the relationship between mobilities and social justice to develop the concept of mobility justice. Two introductory chapters outline how social justice concepts can strengthen analyses of mobility as socially structured movement in particular fields of power, what new…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22 
    Routledge

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