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The Exodus is Not Over: Migrations from the Ruptured Homelands of Northeast India

by Nandita Haksar

Economic deprivation, insurgencies and deadly ethnic clashes have driven thousands of impoverished men and women from the Northeastern region of India to seek a better life in the towns and cities of mainland...


The Geography of Transport Systems

by Jean-Paul Rodrigue, Claude Comtois & Brian Slack

This expanded and revised fourth edition of The Geography of Transport Systems provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the field with a broad overview of its concepts, methods and areas of application....


Looking Beyond Borderlines: North America's Frontier Imagination

by Lee Rodney

American territorial borders have undergone significant and unparalleled changes in the last decade. They serve as a powerful and emotionally charged locus for American national identity that correlates with...


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...


Mixed Race Identities in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands

by Farida Fozdar & Kirsten McGavin

This volume offers a "southern," Pacific Ocean perspective on the topic of racial hybridity, exploring it through a series of case studies from around the Australo-Pacific region, a region unique as a result...


Political Street Art: Communication, culture and resistance in Latin America

by Holly Eva Ryan

Recent global events, including the 'Arab Spring' uprisings, Occupy movements and anti-austerity protests across Europe have renewed scholarly and public interest in collective action, protest strategies and...


Aid, Technology and Development: The Lessons from Nepal

by Dipak Gyawali, Michael Thompson & Marco Verweij

Over the last 50 years, Nepal has been considered an experiential model in determining the effectiveness and success of global human development strategies, both in theory and in practice. As such, it provides...


Environmental Publics

by Sally Eden

How do ordinary people think about the environment as they go about their daily lives? Does thinking about the environment make them do things differently? This book is the first to explore the idea of 'environmental...


Translating the City

by Hossam Aldy, Yves Pedrazzini & Stéphanie Vincent-Geslin

The city is a highly fragmented, heterogeneous subject; those who study, analyze and question it make a use of a variety of disciplines and methods and have different areas of expertise. How is a dialogue built...


Stitching the World: Embroidered Maps and Women's Geographical Education

by Judith A. Tyner

From the late eighteenth century until about 1840, schoolgirls in the British Isles and the United States created embroidered map samplers and even silk globes. Hundreds of British maps were made and although...


An Introduction to Landscape

by Peter J. Howard

Inspiring deep emotion, landscape carries many meanings. This book follows the development of several threads of the concept of landscape as they have evolved across disciplines and across countries, leading...


Beyond Walls: Re-inventing the Canada-United States Borderlands

by Victor Konrad & Heather Nicol

September 11, 2001 marked the beginning of a new era of security imperatives for many countries. The border between Canada and the United States suddenly emerged from relative obscurity to become a focus of...


Adapting to EU Multi-Level Governance: Regional and Environmental Policies in Cohesion and CEE Countries

by Panagiotis Getimis & Christos Paraskevopoulos

The main theme of this book is the adaptation process of the new EU member states from Central-Eastern Europe (Hungary and Poland) to the multi-level system of governance in public policy, particularly in the...


Collective Memory and European Identity: The Effects of Integration and Enlargement

by Willfried Spohn & Klaus Eder

Is it possible to create a collective European identity? In this volume, leading scholars assess the link between collective identity construction in Europe and the multiple memory discourses that intervene...


Landscapes, Identities and Development

by Paul Claval & Zoran Roca

Bringing together theoretical and empirical research from 22 countries in Europe, North America, Australia, South America and Japan, this book offers a state-of-the-art survey of conceptual and methodological...


American Space/American Place: Geographies of the Contemporary United States

by John Agnew & Jonathan M. Smith

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Tradition, Culture and Development in Africa: Historical Lessons for Modern Development Planning

by Ambe J Njoh

The fact that Africa continues to lag behind all regions of the world on every indicator of development is hardly contentious. However, there is fierce debate on why this should be the case, despite national...


The Institutionalisation of Disaster Risk Reduction: South Africa and Neoliberal Governmentality

by Gideon van Riet

The past three decades have seen a global shift in disaster management from an event driven response to a 'could-be' risk management approach. Disaster risk reduction (DRR) has become entrenched as a dominant...


Carceral Mobilities: Interrogating Movement in Incarceration

by Jennifer Turner & Kimberley Peters

Mobilities research is now centre stage in the social sciences with wide-ranging work that considers the politics underscoring the movements of people and objects, critically examining a world that is ever on...


Psychological Governance and Public Policy: Governing the mind, brain and behaviour

by Jessica Pykett, Rhys Jones & Mark Whitehead

There have been significant developments in the state of psychological, neuroscientific and behavioural scientific knowledge relating to the human mind, brain, action and decision-making over the past two decades....