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Environmental Security and Gender

by Nicole Detraz

Over the past 20 years scholars, policymakers, and the media have increasingly recognized the links between both traditional and non-traditional security issues and the changing condition of the global environment....


Migration, Risk, and Uncertainty

by Allan M. Williams & Vladimír| Baláž

Migration is one of the driving forces of economic and social change in the modern world. It is both informed by risk and a generator of risk, whether for individuals, households, communities or societies....


Knowledge and the City: Concepts, Applications and Trends of Knowledge-Based Development: Concepts, Applications and Trends of Knowledge-Based

by Francisco Javier Carrillo, Tan Yigitcanlar & Blanca García

This book underlines the growing importance of knowledge for the competitiveness of cities and their regions. Examining the role of knowledge - in its economic, socio-cultural, spatial and institutional forms...


Water Pricing and Public-Private Partnership

by Asit K. Biswas & Cecilia Tortajada

There is no question that water pricing and public-private partnership can improve water management practices in the future. However, this concept is neither the cure-all many proponents argue, nor the disaster...


Outcomes of post-2000 Fast Track Land Reform in Zimbabwe

by Lionel Cliffe, Jocelyn Alexander & Ben Cousins

The struggle over land has been the central issue in Zimbabwe ever since white settlers began to carve out large farms over a century ago. Their monopolisation of the better-watered half of the land was the...


Child Protection in Development

by Michael Bourdillon & William Myers

Every day millions of children in developing countries face adversities of many kinds, yet there is a shortage of sound evidence concerning their plight and an urgent need to identify the most appropriate and...


Creativity in Peripheral Places: Redefining the Creative Industries

by Chris Gibson

Creativity is said to be the fuel of the contemporary economy. Dynamic industries such as film, music, television and design have changed the fortunes of entire cities, from Nashville to Los Angeles, Barcelona...


International Migration and Knowledge

by Allan Williams & Vladimir Baláž

Two unconnected but important recent academic and policy debates have focussed on the idea of the knowledge-based economy and the economic consequences of increasing international migration. This book challenges...


The Urban Condition

by Brendan Gleeson

This book will speak to the new human epoch, the Urban Age.  A majority of humanity now lives for the first time in cities.  The city, the highest invention of the modern age, is now the human heartland. ...


Development, Inequality, and Emancipation in Brazil: Inequality and Emancipation

by Jan Nederveen Pieterse & Adalberto Cardoso

This volume is a critical inquiry into the social project and socioeconomic realities of emerging Brazil, a country that faces profound changes. A team of acknowledged specialists on Brazil's complex configuration...


World Tourism Cities: Developing Tourism Off the Beaten Track

by Robert Maitland & Peter Newman

This book presents new research on the capacity of big cities to generate new tourism areas as visitors discover and help create new urban experiences off the beaten track. It examines similarities and differences...


LEWIS MUMFORD & PATRICK GEDDES: The Correspondence

by Frank G. Novak Jr.

First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Green Utopianism: Politics, Practices and Perspectives: Perspectives, Politics and Micro-Practices

by Karin Bradley & Johan Hedrén

Utopian thought and experimental approaches to societal organization have been rare in the last decades of planning and politics. Instead, there is a widespread belief in ecological modernization, that sustainable...


Physics of the Earth’s Interior

by Barbara Romanowicz

Earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions: the extent of certain recent natural disasters and their dramatic consequences have reminded us of the power of terrestrial phenomena and of the need for scientific...


Wise Words and Country Ways Weather Lore

by Ruth Binney

An enthralling book that not only satisfies our fascination for lost wisdom of our ancestors but also indulges the British obsession with the weather. Probably the best known country saying of them all is 'red...


PROTEOMICS Cellular proteins and peptides

by Fernando Fussi

Summary The book, divided in 16 Sections, classifies and describes the properties of the numberless proteins and peptides constituting the main portion of the living cells. A special attention is devoted to...


Bear River: Last Chance to Change Course

by Craig Denton

Craig Denton notes, “Water will be the primary political, social, and economic issue in the Intermountain West in the twenty-first century.” Urban Utah thirsts for the Great Salt Lake principal source, the...


An American Provence

by Thomas P. Huber

"I have talked about luscious wines and succulent fruit and exquisite dinners. But there may be no more evocative experience of the two valleys than the smell of new-mown hay in the fields at dusk. If a person...


Hard as the Rock Itself

by David Robertson

The first intensive analysis of sense of place in American mining towns, Hard as the Rock Itself: Place and Identity in the American Mining Town provides rare insight into the struggles and rewards of life in...


The Geysers of Yellowstone, Fourth Edition

by T. Scott Bryan

This revised popular field guide describes in detail each of the more than 500 geysers in Yellowstone National Park. With updated information and a new foreword by park archivist Lee Whittlesey, Geysers of Yellowstone...