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  • The Melanesian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Hirsch, Will Rollason

    This comprehensive volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by anthropologists, geographers, political scientists and art historians. The chapters range…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • The Anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean

    2nd Edition

    By Harry Sanabria

    This comprehensive introduction to the anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean offers broad coverage of culture and society in the region, taking into account historical developments as well as the roles of power and inequality. The chapters address key topics such as colonialism,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 
    Routledge

  • New Master-Planned Cities, Islam, and Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Moser

    This book explores the diverse ways in which Islam as a religious philosophy currently shapes urban planning ideas. Focusing on cities in Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia, chapters revealing the vitality and variety of Muslim societies in their engagement with the design of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Indigenous Rights to the City

    Ethnicity and Urban Planning in Bolivia and Ecuador, 1st Edition

    By Philipp Horn

    This book breaks new ground in understanding urban indigeneity in policy and planning practice. It is the first comprehensive and comparative study that foregrounds the complex interplay of multiple organisations involved in translating indigenous rights to the city in Latin America, focusing on…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Sustainability, Innovation and Participatory Governance

    A Cross-National Study of the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme, 1st Edition

    By Hubert Heinelt

    Edited by Randall Smith

    Title first published in 2003. This book focuses on whether participatory governance can lead to sustainable and innovative outcomes. Using an empirical analysis of the development, implementation and review of an EU environmental management system - the Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS), it…

    Hardback – 2019-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Human Sustainable City

    Challenges and Perspectives from the Habitat Agenda, 1st Edition

    By Bruno Forte, Maria Cerreta, Pasquale De Toro

    Edited by Luigi Fusco Girard

    This title was first published in 2003. Seven years after Habitat II culminated with the Istanbul agreement on Sustainable Urban Development, this book brings together many of the world's leading experts from the fields of architecture, urban planning, economics, sociology, politics, environment…

    Hardback – 2019-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Placing Critical Geography

    International Histories of Critical Geographies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ulrich Best, Lawrence D. Berg

    Critical geography, broadly speaking, takes a Left progressive perspective to the study of space and place. It includes a range of behavioural, radical, cultural and humanistic approaches in contrast to other more quantitative and econometric approaches which are often perceived to be at the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Culture as Renewable Oil

    How Territory, Bureaucratic Power and Culture Coalesce in the Venezuelan Petrostate, 1st Edition

    By Penélope Plaza Azuaje

    This book unpacks the links between oil energy, state power, urban space and culture, by looking at the Petro-Socialist Venezuelan oil state. It challenges the disciplinary compartmentalisation of the analysis of the material and cultural effects of oil to demonstrate that within the Petrostate,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Regional Impacts of Resource Developments

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. C. Kissling, M. J. Taylor, N. J. Thrift, C. J. Adrian

    Originally published in 1984. Australia is a resource-rich country deriving a significant proportion of its export earnings from trade in these resources. At the same time, the country is young, sparsely populated beyond the coastal fringe, particularly in the resource-rich areas, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

  • Rural Enterprise

    Shifting Perspectives on Small-scale Production, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Whatmore, Terry Marsden, Philip Lowe

    Originally published in 1991.  The focus of the contributions in this book concentrate on the relationships between rurality and small-scale production.  The contributors explore the diversity and significance of rural small-scale production in different countries and the regional…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

  • City-systems in Advanced Economies

    Past Growth, Present Processes and Future Development Options, 1st Edition

    By Allan Pred

    Originally published in 1977. This book provides answers to two fundamental and interrelated questions about the modern city. First, what are the processes underlying the past and present growth of ‘post-industrial’ metropolitan complexes and the economically advanced city-systems to which they…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

  • Deindustrialization and Regional Economic Transformation

    The Experience of the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lloyd Rodwin, Hidehiko Sazanami

    Originally published in 1989. This major book deals with deindustrialization and regional economic transformation in five regions of the USA: the industrial Midwest, the South, California, New England, and the New York metropolitan region. Four perspective studies then connect these diverse…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

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