Knowing contemporary Wales through new localities
Series: Regions and Cities
This book is situated within the context of devolution and constitutional change. The territories of Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and England – armed with a Parliament (Scotland) and Elected Assemblies (Wales, Northern Ireland, and London) – provide the basis for doing things differently, and...
To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge
The third edition of Europe 1783-1914 provides a comprehensive overview of Europe from the outbreak of the French Revolution to the origins of the First World War. William Simpson and Martin Jones combine accounts of the most important countries, notably France, Germany and Russia, with the wider...
To Be Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Regions and Cities
A key concern in the debate and empirical research on the geography of regions is the evolution of the conceptualizations and practical uses of the idea of ‘region’. This idea prioritises both the intellectual and the practical development of regional studies. This book drives the discussion...
To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge
Space, Place and Politics, 2nd Edition
An Introduction to Political Geography continues to provide a broad-based introduction to contemporary political geography for students following undergraduate degree courses in geography and related subjects. The text explores the full breadth of contemporary political geography,...
Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge
Over the last twenty years, sociolinguistic research on multilingualism has been transformed. Two processes have been at work: first, an epistemological shift to a critical ethnographic approach, which has contributed to a larger turn toward post-structuralist perspectives on social life. Second,...
Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge
The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism provides a comprehensive survey of the field of multilingualism for a global readership, and an overview of the research which situates multilingualism in its social, cultural and political context. The handbook includes an introduction and five sections...
Published May 31st 2012 by Routledge
Back from the Edge
Series: One World Archaeology
Historical Archaeology demonstrates the potential of adopting a flexible, encompassing definition of historical archaeology which involves the study of all societies with documentary evidence. It encourages research that goes beyond the boundaries between prehistory and history. Ranging in subject...
Published March 20th 2012 by Routledge
Europe 1783–1914 provides a comprehensive overview of Europe from the background of the French Revolution to the origins of the First World War. William Simpson and Martin Jones combine accounts of the most important countries with the wider political, economic, social and cultural themes...
Published June 1st 2009 by Routledge
Plant Biology is a new textbook written for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students. It is an account of modern plant science, reflecting recent advances in genetics and genomics and the excitement they have created. The book begins with a review of what is known about the origins of...
Published May 8th 2009 by Garland Science
Rethinking Literacies Across the Curriculum
Series: Improving Learning
What's the problem with literacy at college? How might everyday literacy be harnessed for educational ends? Based on the first major study of literacy practices in colleges in the UK, this book explores the reading and writing associated with learning subjects across the college curriculum. It...
Published February 16th 2009 by Routledge