Population Geography Products

  • China on the Move

    Migration, the State, and the Household, 1st Edition

    By C. Cindy Fan

    China on the Move offers a new and more thorough explanation of migration, which integrates knowledge from geography, population studies, sociology and politics; to help us understand the processes of social, political, and economic change associated with powerful migration streams so essential to…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Urban Growth in Emerging Economies

    Lessons from the BRICS, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gordon McGranahan, George Martine

    Along with globalization, urban transitions have been central in the southward shift in economic power towards the newly emerging economies. As this book shows, however, these transitions have not been painless, and it is important for the rest of the urbanizing world to learn from the mistakes. It…

    Paperback – 2014-04-23
    Routledge

  • Humanitarian Crises and Migration

    Causes, Consequences and Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan F. Martin, Sanjula Weerasinghe, Abbie Taylor

    Whether it is the stranding of tens of thousands of migrant workers at the Libyan–Tunisian border, or the large-scale displacement triggered by floods in Pakistan and Colombia, hardly a week goes by in which humanitarian crises have not precipitated human movement. While some people move internally…

    Paperback – 2014-04-17
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Migration Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steven J. Gold, Stephanie J. Nawyn

    The current era is marked by an unparalleled level of human migration, the consequence of both recent and long-term political, economic, cultural, social, demographic and technological developments. Despite increased efforts to limit its size and consequences, migration has wide-ranging impacts…

    Paperback – 2014-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Tourism and Citizenship

    Rights, Freedoms and Responsibilities in the Global Order, 1st Edition

    By Raoul Bianchi, Marcus Stephenson

    More than sixty years since the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights first enshrined the right to freedom of movement in an international charter of human rights, the issue of mobility and the right to tourism itself have become increasingly significant areas of scholarly interest and…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Reworking the Relationship between Asylum and Employment

    1st Edition

    By Penelope Mathew

    Touching on the laws and practices of a wide array of countries around the globe, this book examines the extent to which refugees and asylum-seekers’ right to work is protected by international human rights law. The book examines a number of key international treaties, national constitutions and…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Geography of the Third World

    Progress and Prospect, 1st Edition

    By Michael Pacione

    First published in 1988, this reissue presents a comprehensive overview of contemporary developments and research into the geography of the Third World, at a time when economies and societies there were changing at a much more rapid rate than their counterparts in the developing world. It covers…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

  • Urbanisation, Housing and the Development Process

    1st Edition

    By David Drakakis-Smith

    Initially published in 1981, this book examines the problems of housing provision for the urban poor in developing countries, within the context of the development process as a whole. The investigation concentrates on the political economy of housing investment and illustrates how programmes and…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

  • Urbanisation and Planning in the Third World

    Spatial Perceptions and Public Participation, 1st Edition

    By Robert Potter

    First published in 1985, this book reconsiders the whole question of urbanisation and planning in the Third World. It argues that public involvement, which is now an accepted part of Western planning, should be used more in Third World cities. It shows that many inhabitants of Third World cities…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

  • Circulation in Population Movement (Routledge Revivals)

    Substance and concepts from the Melanesian case, 1st Edition

    Edited by Murray Chapman, R. Mansell Prothero

    First published in 1985, this collection of essays deals with processes of population movement and how they have operated over time. It is also about people: Melanesian’s who number some five million and inhabit the region stretching from the Indonesian province of Irian Jaya to the Independent…

    Paperback – 2013-04-01
    Routledge

  • Underdevelopment and Development in Brazil: Volume I

    Economic Structure and Change, 1822-1947, 1st Edition

    By Nathaniel H Leff

    First published in 1982, this work offers an analysis Brazil’s long-term economic history and development, spanning the period from independence to post-war industrial growth. The book focuses upon the classic problem of why Brazil failed to develop economically during the nineteenth century in a…

    Paperback – 2013-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

  • Urbanisation in the Developing World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Drakakis-Smith

    First published in 1986, this reissue is concerned with the increased social problems, regional imbalances, and economic dislocation resulting from the alarming growth rate of cities in the developing world. It considers theoretical questions and contains wide-ranging case studies to support the…

    Paperback – 2013-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Development

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