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Critical Perspectives in Rural Deve

by Saturnino M. Borras Jr.

Agrarian transformations within and across countries have been significantly and dynamically altered during the past few decades compared to previous eras, provoking a variety of reactions from rural poor communities...


Improving Water Policy & Governance

by Cecilia Tortajada & Asit K. Biswas

Old forms of governance in both public and private sectors are becoming increasingly irrelevant because of rapidly changing conditions. Because of these changes, both governance processes and the scope of the...


The New Enclosures: Critical Perspectives on Corporate Land Deals

by Ben White, Saturnino M. Borras Jr. & Ruth Hall

This collection explores the complex dynamics of corporate land deals from a broad agrarian political economy perspective, with a special focus on the implications for property and labour regimes, labour processes...


Thermodynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans

by Judith A. Curry & Peter J. Webster

Atmospheric and climatological studies are becoming more and more important in day-to-day living. Winds and ocean current owe their existence to the thermodynamic imbalances that arise from the differential...


Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Geo-systems

by Ove Stephansson, John Hudson & Lanru Jing

Among the most important and exciting current steps forward in geo-engineering is the development of coupled numerical models. They represent the basic physics of geo-engineering processes which can include...


Paleomagnetism: Continents and Oceans

by Michael W. McElhinny, Phillip L. McFadden & Renata Dmowska

Paleomagnetism is the study of the fossil magnetism in rocks. It has been paramount in determining that the continents have drifted over the surface of the Earth throughout geological time. The fossil magnetism...


Bioprocess Engineering Principles

by Pauline M. Doran

The emergence and refinement of techniques in molecular biology has changed our perceptions of medicine, agriculture and environmental management. Scientific breakthroughs in gene expression, protein engineering...


Water and Disasters

by Chennat Gopalakrishnan & Norio Okada

This book is the first major attempt to address, comprehensively and in-depth, the many issues associated with water and disasters. It is particularly relevant and topical in view of the increasing frequency...


Enacting Regional Dynamics and Entrepreneurship: Bridging the Territorial and Functional Rationales

by Bengt Johannisson & Åsa Lindholm Dahlstrand

In present digital times the focus is on globalization and the dynamics and complexities that it creates. However, in spite of being dominated by technology the world remains populated by human beings practising...


The City in the Experience Economy: Role and Transformation

by Anne Lorentzen & Carsten Jahn Hansen

The book develops a new approach to urban development in which leisure, pleasure or experiences are seen as key drivers. History, authenticity, urban qualities, local culture and leisure offerings or a vibrant...


Asian Perspectives on Water Policy

by Cecilia Tortajada & Asit K. Biswas

Asian countries are not homogenous. They are in different stages of social and economic development, with cultural conditions and institutional and legal frameworks varying from one country to another. Therefore,...


Geography of Climate Change - Aspinall Society

by Richard John Aspinall

Climate change is one of the inescapable themes of current times. Climate change confronts society in issues as diverse as domestic and international political debate and negotiation, discussion in the media...


Geographies of Peace and Armed Conflict - Kobayashi Society

by Audrey Kobayashi

This collection addresses the impact of armed conflict and explores pathways to peace across the world. Topics range from geopolitics to the effects of armed conflict on the environment, resources, health, children,...


Water, Food and Poverty in River Basins: Defining the Limits

by Myles J. Fisher & Simon E. Cook

Conventional wisdom says that the world is heading for a major water crisis. By 2050, global population will increase from 7 billion to a staggering 9.5 billion and the demands this will place on food and water...


Cinema & Geopolitics

by Marcus Power

With a detailed range of approaches, this new collection investigates how cinematic narratives can and have been used to portray different political 'threats' and 'dangers'.

Including a range of chapters with...


Clusters in Urban & Regional D

by ANDREW CUMBERS & Danny McKinnon

Going beyond the celebrated 'hot-spots' of economic development, this book draws upon evidence from a broader range of cities and regions to help fill some important gaps in our knowledge of how clusters operate...


Cities of Pleasure: Sex and the Urban Socialscape

by Alan Collins

This book contains a collection of cutting-edge chapters that explore various connections between urban living, sexuality and sexual desire around the world. The key themes featured address a number of topical...


Gated Communities: International Perspectives

by Rowland Atkinson & Sarah Blandy

This informative volume gathers contemporary accounts of the growth, influences on, and impacts of so-called gated communities, developments with walls, gates, guards and other forms of surveillance.

While gated...


Global Childhoods - Aitken: Globalization, Development and Young People

by Stuart Aitken

This astute book initiates a broad discussion from a variety of different disciplines about how we place children nationally, globally and within development discourses. Unlike other books of its kind, it does...


Water Management in Megacities

by Cecilia Tortajada, Olli Varis & Asit K. Biswas

Efficient and equitable water, wastewater and stormwater management for the megacities is becoming an increasingly complex task. The special issue will focus on water management in its totality for megacities,...