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Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2017 Edition: Proven Techniques to Help You Score a 5

by Princeton Review

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Human Geography Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies...


Researching Geography: The Indian context

by Gopal Krishan & Nina Singh

This book is a one-stop comprehensive guide to geographical inquiry.

  • A step-by-step account of the hows and the whys of research methodology.
  • Introduces students to the complexities of geographical perspective...


News, Neoliberalism, and Miami's Fragmented Urban Space

by Robert E., Jr. Gutsche, Moses Shumow & Juliet Pinto

This book examines the forces responsible for emerging inequalities in the rampant development of Miami as a “world city.” Looking at news as central to neoliberal movements in physical geography and collective...


Spiritualizing the City: Agency and Resilience of the Urban and Urbanesque Habitat

by Victoria Hegner & Peter Jan Margry

Urban spaces have always functioned as cradles and laboratories for religious movements and spiritualities. The urban forms a central and nourishing agent for the creation of new religious expressions, and continually...


Cultures of Development: Vietnam, Brazil and the Unsung Vanguard of Prosperity

by Jonathan Warren

The North Atlantic development establishment has had a blemished track record over the past 65 years. In addition to a sizeable portfolio of failure, the few economic success stories in the developing world,...


Green Belts: Past; present; future?

by John Sturzaker & Ian Mell

Most of us have heard of green belts - but how much do we really know about them? This book tries to separate the fact from the fiction when it comes to green belts by looking both backwards and forwards. They...


Migration

by Michael Samers & Michael Collyer

While the subject of migration has received enormous attention in academic journals and books across the social sciences, introductory texts on the matter are few and far between. Even fewer books have explored...


Violence in Place, Cultural and Environmental Wounding: Cultural and Environmental Wounding

by Amanda Kearney

Human life is intimately woven into place. Through nations and homelands, monuments and sacred sites it becomes the anchorage point for ethnic, cultural and national identities. Yet it is also place that becomes...


Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster

by Mitsuo Yamakawa & Daisaku Yamamoto

The Fukushima disaster continues to appear in national newspapers when there is another leakage of radiation-contaminated water, evacuation designations are changed, or major compensation issues arise and so...


Atlas of Improbable Places: A Journey to the World's Most Unusual Corners

by Travis Elborough & Alan Horsfield

It is perhaps the eighth wonder of our world that despite modern mapping and satellite photography our planet continues to surprise us. Hidden lairs beneath layers of rock, forgotten cities rising out of deserted...


Community-Owned Transport

by Leigh Glover

City and state governments around the world are struggling to achieve environmentally sustainable transport. Economic, technological, city and transport planning and human behaviour solutions are often hampered...


Mega-Urbanization in the Global South: Fast cities and new urban utopias of the postcolonial state

by Ayona Datta & Abdul Shaban

The global south is entering an 'Urban Age' where, for the first time in history, more people will be living in cities than in the countryside. The logics of this prediction have a dominant framing - rapid urbanization,...


Island Geographies: Essays and conversations

by Elaine Stratford

Islands and their environs - aerial, terrestrial, aquatic - may be understood as intensifiers, their particular and distinctive geographies enabling concentrated study of many kinds of challenges and opportunities....


Not So Golden State: Sustainability vs. the California Dream

by Char Miller

In Not So Golden State, leading environmental historian Char Miller looks below the surface of California's ecological history to expose some of its less glittering conundrums. In this necessary work, Miller...


Japan after 3/11: Global Perspectives on the Earthquake, Tsunami, and Fukushima Meltdown

by Pradyumna P. Karan & Unryu Suganuma

On March 11, 2011, an underwater earthquake off the Pacific coast of Tohoku, Japan, triggered one of the most devastating tsunamis of a generation. The aftermath was overwhelming: communities were reduced to...


South Kelsey: The History of a North Lincolnshire Village

by Jean Collins

A book for genealogists, historians and for those with an interest in Lincolnshire and its people, Jean Collins offers a composite picture of how South Kelsey and many similar country villages developed over...


Education, Gender and Development: A Capabilities Perspective

by Mari-Anne Okkolin

This compelling book takes a novel approach to the complexities of girls' and women's education in the global South. To unravel the critical issues and processes behind educational advancement and to identify...


The Discourse of Neoliberalism: An Anatomy of a Powerful Idea

by Simon Springer

Explores the internal workings of neoliberalism by dissecting the diverse interpretations that have been advanced in academia. Using a critical geographical approach the book arrives at a discursive understanding...


Environment and Society in Ethiopia

by Girma Kebbede

Ethiopia is facing environmental and poverty challenges, and urgently needs effective management of its environmental resources. Much of the Ethiopian landscape has been significantly altered and reshaped by...


English Villages And Hamlets

by Humphrey Pakington

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality,...