Population Geography Products

  • Migration Borders Freedom

    1st Edition

    By Harald Bauder

    International borders have become deadly barriers of a proportion rivaled only by war or natural disaster. Yet despite the damage created by borders, most people can’t – or don’t want to – imagine a world without them. What alternatives do we have to prevent the deadly results of contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • South Africa's Emergent Middle Class

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Sustainability in Contemporary Rural Japan

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Assmann

    Rural communities in Japan have suffered from significant depopulation and economic downturn in post-war years. Low birth rates, aging populations, agricultural decline and youth migration to large cities have been compounded by the triple disaster of 11 March 2011, which destroyed farming and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asia and the Environment

  • Routledge Handbook of Asian Demography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zhongwei Zhao, Adrian C. Hayes

    Home to close to 60 per cent of the world’s population, Asia is the largest and by far the most populous continent. It is also extremely diverse, physically and culturally. Asian countries and regions have their own distinctive histories, cultural traditions, religious beliefs and political systems…

    Hardback – 2017-12-28
    Routledge

  • Intimacy and Reproduction in Contemporary Japan

    1st Edition

    By Genaro Castro-Vázquez

    This book presents an ethnographic investigation of intimate and reproductive behaviour in current Japanese society, grounded in the viewpoints of a group of Japanese mothers. It adopts a new approach in studying the decreasing fertility rates which are contributing to the ageing population in…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Transitions

    Russians, Ethiopians, and Bedouins in Israel’s Negev Desert, 1st Edition

    By Richard Isralowitz, Jonathan Friedlander

    This title was first published in 2000:  Comprising over one-third of the land area of Israel, the Negev is home to more than 400,000 residents representing one of the most unusual ethnic mixes in the world. Immigrants from many regions and countries: North Africa, Ethiopia, the Middle East,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainable Development and Geographical Space

    Issues of Population, Environment, Globalization and Education in Marginal Regions, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • African Americans and Gentrification in Washington, D.C.

    Race, Class and Social Justice in the Nation’s Capital, 1st Edition

    By Sabiyha Prince

    This book uses qualitative data to explore the experiences and ideas of African Americans confronting and constructing gentrification in Washington, D.C. It contextualizes Black Washingtonians’ perspectives on belonging and attachment during a marked period of urban restructuring and demographic…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Urban Anthropology

  • Rural Second Homes in Europe

    Examining Housing Supply and Planning Control, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Coloniality, Ontology, and the Question of the Posthuman

    1st Edition

    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 – 2017-11-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

  • The Geography of United States Poverty

    Patterns of Deprivation, 1980-1990, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Demographic Targeting

    The Essential Role of Population Groups in Retail Marketing, 1st Edition

    By James A. Pooler

    This title was first published in 2002: Retailers who ignore the demographics of their customers do so at their peril. Examining the role of age and gender in the behavior and patterns of shoppers, this book looks at all shoppers as members of distinct demographic groups, each of which marches to…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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