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  • The Geography of United States Poverty

    Patterns of Deprivation, 1980-1990

    By Wendy Shaw

    Until this book was originally published in 1996 there had been little detailed research concerning the geographic location of the poor in America. The book examines the spatial distribution of the poor within the US and discusses the general characteristics of the poverty population. It explores…

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

  • The Lineaments of Population Policy in India

    Women and Family Planning

    Edited by Mohan Rao

    India is the first country in the world to have an official programme for family planning that commenced in 1952. It has also seen a strong women’s movement to assert reproductive and contraceptive rights. This book brings to the fore several contestations and negotiations between public policy and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge India

  • Geographical Gerontology

    Perspectives, Concepts, Approaches

    Edited by Mark Skinner, Gavin Andrews, Malcolm Cutchin

    Understanding where ageing occurs, how it is experienced by different people in different places, and in what ways it is transforming our communities, economies and societies at all levels has become crucial for the development of informed research, policy and programs. This book focuses on the…

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

  • South Africa's Emergent Middle Class

    Edited by Grace Khunou

    This book is drawn from diverse studies that grapple with Black Middle Class experiences in contemporary and historical South Africa. The chapters present research from diverse disciplines, and tackle issues related to being black and middle class, using both quantitative and qualitative approaches…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Coloniality, Ontology, and the Question of the Posthuman

    Edited by Mark Jackson

    This book brings together emerging insights from across the humanities and social sciences to highlight how postcolonial studies are being transformed by increasingly influential and radical approaches to nature, matter, subjectivity, human agency, and politics. These include decolonial studies,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in New Postcolonialisms

  • Rural Second Homes in Europe

    Examining Housing Supply and Planning Control

    By Nick Gallent, Mark Tewdwr-Jones

    This title was first published in 2000:  Improved communication links between urban and rural areas and an increase in property prices in urban regions have made commuting an attractive option for European town and city dwellers eager to 'escape' urban living. This has lead to a proliferation…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Illegal Immigrants and Developments in Employment in the Labour Markets of the EU

    By Jan Hjarnø

    This title was first published in 2003. The problem of illegal labour immigration is one of the most controversial and hotly debated issues to confront the EU. This book examines the Scandinavian model of social partnership by which labour market relations are governed, creating an effective…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Sores

    On the Interaction between Segregation, Urban Decay and Deprived Neighbourhoods

    By Hans Skifter Andersen

    This title was first published in 2003. Most European cities have experienced problems in certain neighbourhoods that are termed deprived or excluded. Traditionally these were found in the oldest urban areas with lowest quality housing, but since the 1980s, such areas have emerged in housing…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Poland's Post-War Dynamic of Migration

    By Krystyna Iglicka

    This title was first published in 2001. The first comprehensive, combined socio-economic and political analysis of the trends and mechanisms of international migration from and into Poland since 1945, from the point of view of the forthcoming enlargement of the European Union.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Studies in Segregation and Desegregation

    By Wim Ostendorf

    Edited by Izhak Schnell

    This title was first published in 2002: Over the past fifty years, numerous geographical concepts and methodologies have been developed to study urban segregation. This volume brings together an international team of scholars, practitioners and policy makers to examine the latest of these. The…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainable Development and Geographical Space

    Issues of Population, Environment, Globalization and Education in Marginal Regions

    By Heikki Jussila, Roser Majoral

    This title was first published in 2002: While world-wide political, sociological and economic processes encourage the marginalization of peripheral areas, the general degradation of the ecosystem increasingly affects marginal populations as they are more likely to use natural resources. The fact…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Exploring Networked Urban Mobilities

    Theories, Concepts, Ideas

    Edited by Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Sven Kesselring

    Exploring Networked Urban Mobilities explores different conceptual and theoretical angles between social practices and urban environments, culture, infrastructures, technologies, and the politics of mobility. The book introduces the concept of networked urban mobilities and lays out a research…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge
    Networked Urban Mobilities Series

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