Textbooks: Geography

  • Comparative Urban Studies book cover

    Comparative Urban Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hilary Silver

    This collection of short original essays by an interdisciplinary group of cutting-edge urban scholars makes the case for the explicitly comparative analysis of cities. It not only addresses how to compare, but also why we should compare urban life across localities. Comparison is a strategy for…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

  • Contemporary Rural Development: Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries book cover

    Contemporary Rural Development

    Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries, 1st Edition

    By Oliver Springate-Baginski, John McDonagh

    This textbook summarises the main issues in contemporary rural development theory and practice to intermediate and advanced student level. It reviews key debates and issues, and explores the specific challenges for particular agricultural production systems. The main focus is on Asia and Africa,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Human Spatial Cognition and Behaviour: How we know where we are book cover

    An Introduction to Human Spatial Cognition and Behaviour

    How we know where we are, 1st Edition

    By Toru Ishikawa

    This book offers an introduction to human spatial cognition and behaviour and is designed for graduate and advanced undergraduate students who are interested in the study of maps in the head and the psychology of space. We live in space, and interact and make decisions based on our feelings about…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The Anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean book cover

    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

  • Water Ethics: A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis book cover

    Water Ethics

    A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis, 2nd Edition

    By David Groenfeldt

    Fully revised and updated, this second edition of Water Ethics continues to consolidate water ethics as a key dimension of water-related decisions. The book introduces the idea that ethics are an intrinsic dimension of any water policy, program, or practice, and that understanding what ethics are…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Environmental Criminology: Evolution, Theory, and Practice book cover

    Environmental Criminology

    Evolution, Theory, and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Martin A. Andresen

    The field of environmental criminology is a staple theoretical framework in contemporary criminological theory. Presenting the first comprehensive and sole-authored textbook on this influential and compelling school of criminological thought, this book covers a wide range of topics, including:…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural Through Design book cover

    Agricultural Landscapes

    Seeing Rural Through Design, 1st Edition

    By Dewey Thorbeck

    Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural through Design follows on from the author’s previous books, Rural Design and Architecture and Agriculture, to encourage using design thinking to provide greater meaning and understanding of places where humans live and work with the rural landscape. Rural areas…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Postcolonialism book cover

    Postcolonialism

    1st Edition

    By Tariq Jazeel

    Postcolonialism is a book that examines the influence of postcolonial theory in critical geographical thought and scholarship. Aimed at advanced level students and researchers, the book is a lively, stimulating and relevant introduction to ‘postcolonial geography’ that elaborates on the critical…

    Paperback – 2019-02-11 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Fundamentals of Hydrology book cover

    Fundamentals of Hydrology

    3rd Edition

    By Tim Davie, Nevil Quinn

    Fundamentals of Hydrology provides an absorbing and comprehensive introduction to the understanding of how fresh water moves on and around the planet and how humans affect and manage the freshwater resources available to them. The book consists of three parts, each of fundamental importance in…

    Paperback – 2019-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Fundamentals of Physical Geography

  • Geopolitics and Development book cover

    Geopolitics and Development

    1st Edition

    By Marcus Power

    Geopolitics and Development examines the historical emergence of development as a form of governmentality, from the end of empire to the Cold War and the War on Terror. It illustrates the various ways in which the meanings and relations of development as a discourse, an apparatus and an aspiration,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06 
    Routledge

  • South-South Development book cover

    South-South Development

    1st Edition

    By Peter Kragelund

    South-South Development examines the historical background for the current situation: why it suddenly took off again approximately a decade ago; the various vectors of engagement and how they are interrelated; the actors involved; how the revitalisation of South-South development has affected…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Residential Real Estate: Urban & Regional Economic Analysis book cover

    Residential Real Estate

    Urban & Regional Economic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Anupam Nanda

    Residential Real Estate introduces readers to the economic fundamentals and emerging issues in housing markets. The book investigates housing market issues within local, regional, national and international contexts in order to provide students with an understanding of the economic principles that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

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