This book offers a critical examination of the construction of surfing spaces, examining the ‘where’ of surfing to explore how surfers order and border the places of the beach, as well as the ‘place’ of the surfed wave itself. It explores how the surfed wave can be understood as an ‘event’ that...
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
Places and traces, 2nd Edition
Understanding Cultural Geography: Places and Traces offers a comprehensive introduction to perhaps the most exciting and challenging area of human geography. By focusing on the notion of ‘place’ as a key means through which culture and identity is grounded, the book showcases the broad range of...
Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge
A longtime bestseller, Politics and Change in the Middle East employs a multidisciplinary approach to comprehensively and evenhandedly study the region’s past, present, and future. Through politics, economics, culture, and history, this text offers a rugged analytical framework that...
Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge
Places and Traces
This new and comprehensive book offers a holistic introduction to cultural geography. It integrates the broad range of theories and practices of the discipline by arguing that the essential focus of cultural geography is place. The book builds an accessible and engaging configuration of this...
Published September 24th 2009 by Routledge
Information Technology and Global Civil Society
This book examines the ways in which new information and communication technologies (ICTs) are being used by civil society organizations (CSOs) to achieve their aims through activities and networks that cross national borders. These new ICTs (the internet, mobile phones, satellite radio and...
Published August 24th 2006 by Routledge