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Geography for the IB Diploma Study and Revision Guide HL Core Extension: HL Core Extension

by Simon Oakes

Stretch your students to achieve their best grade with these year round course companions; provides comprehensive content on all topics, and practice questions to support and strengthen learning.

- Develop understanding...


Life Adrift

by Andrew Baldwin & Giovanni Bettini

Life Adrift critically engages with two of the most defining issues of our contemporary global political economy: migration and climate change. In their own right, both are discrete areas of politics, theory,...


Gender and Mobility

by Elina Penttinen & Anitta Kynsilehto

Our world is characterized by mobility. The number of refugees on the global scale has increased considerably. Meanwhile border control measures and legal avenues for mobility have been severely curbed, and...


Islamic Modernities in Southeast Asia

by Leonie Schmidt

What does it mean to be a modern Muslim today? In contemporary discourse Islam and modernity are often presented as each other’s opposites in media and popular culture.

Southeast Asia has a large Muslim population,...


The Social Ecology of Border Landscapes

by Anna Grichting & Michele Zebich-Knos

“The Social Ecology of Border Landscapes” is a collection of essays from a wide range of disciplines that address Social Ecologies in border landscapes. As an approach, Social Ecology is useful because it...


My Revision Notes: AQA AS/A-level Geography

by Helen Harris

Target success in AQA AS/A-level Geography with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam-style tasks and practical tips to create a revision guide that...


Revisiting divisions of Labour

by Graham Crow & Jaimie Ellis

Revisiting divisions of labour is a reflection on the making of a modern sociological classic text and its enduring influence on the discipline and beyond. Ray Pahl's 1984 book is distinctive in the sustained...


Precarious Belongings

by Chih-ming Wang & Daniel Ps Goh

In the midst of refugee crises, terrorist attacks and territorial disputes across the globe, nationalism remains a powerful force in generating affects of inclusion and exclusion. In Asia, inter-Asian migration,...


Arguments for Welfare

by Paul Spicker

This book makes the case for the welfare state. Nearly every government in the developed world offers some form of social protection, and measures to improve the social and economic well-being of its citizens....


Place and Phenomenology

by Janet Donohoe

This cross-disciplinary book uses phenomenological method and description to explore questions of place, underscoring the significance of phenomenology for place and place for phenomenology.

The book brings together...


Egyptian Revolutions

by Amal Treacher Kabesh

The socio-political context of Egypt is full of the affectual burdens of history. The revolutions of both 1952 and 2011 proclaimed that the oppressive, colonial past had been overthrown decisively. So why has...


Climate Change and Urban Settlements: A Spatial Perspective of Carbon Footprint and Beyond

by Mahendra Sethi

Climate change and urbanization are two of the greatest challenges facing humanity in the 21st century, and their effects are converging in dangerous ways. Cities contribute significantly to global warming,...


No Friends but the Mountains: Dispatches from the World's Violent Highlands

by Judith Matloff

A veteran war correspondent journeys to remote mountain communities across the globe-from Albania and Chechnya to Nepal and Colombia-to investigate why so many conflicts occur at great heights

Mountainous regions...


New Challenges in Local and Regional Administration

by Max Barlow & Doris Wastl-Walter

Focusing on democratization, flexibilization, ethnic diversity and restructuring of transitional and emerging states, this volume analyzes the changes and challenges for administrative structures at the beginning...


Craftwork as Problem Solving: Ethnographic Studies of Design and Making

by Trevor H.J. Marchand

This volume brings together a cross-disciplinary group of anthropologists, researchers of craft, and designer-makers to enumerate and explore the diversity and complexity of problem-solving tactics and strategies...


By Northern Lights: On the Making of Geography in Sweden

by Anne Buttimer & Tom Mels

Swedish society has recurrently shown a keen geographical sense, meticulously documenting all matters relating to environments, resources and human activities through space and time from the sixteenth century...


Childhood, Family, Alcohol

by Mark Jayne & Gill Valentine

Drawing together international research from the fields of geography, alcohol studies, sociology, psychology and childhood studies, Jayne and Valentine explore children's understandings and experiences of alcohol...


Christian Tourism to the Holy Land: Pilgrimage during Security Crisis

by Noga Collins-Kreiner, Nurit Kliot & Yoel Mansfeld

The historic phenomenon of pilgrimage is experiencing a resurgence around the world. A journey resulting from religious causes, it not only provides a spiritual experience, but also one of new environments,...


Geography and Economy in South Africa and its Neighbours

by Christian M. Rogerson & Anthony Lemon

The dismantling of the apartheid regime in South Africa caused massive transformation in both geographical and economic terms, not only in this country but also in the region as a whole. As the post-apartheid...


Life Writing and Space

by Eveline Kilian & Hope Wolf

How does our ability, desire or failure to locate ourselves within space, and with respect to certain places, effect the construction and narration of our identities? Approaching recordings and interpretations...