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Forthcoming Human Geography Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Place of Geography

    By Tim Unwin

    The Place of Geography is designed to provide a readable and yet challenging account of the emergence of gepgraphy as an academic discipline. It has three particular aims: it seeks to trace the development of geography back to its formal roots in classical antiquity; provides an interpretation of...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Conducting Research in Human Geography

    theory, methodology and practice

    By Rob Kitchin, Nick Tate

    Reading this book is your first step to becoming a competent human geography researcher. Whether you are a novice needing practical help for your first piece of research or a professional in search of an accessible guide to best practice, Conducting Research in Human Geography is a unique and...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. People and Place

    The Extraordinary Geographies of Everyday Life

    By Lewis Holloway, Phil Hubbard

    An innovative introduction to Human Geography, exploring different ways of studying the relationships between people and place, and putting people at the centre of human geography. The book covers behavioural, humanistic and cultural traditions, showing how these can lead to a nuanced understanding...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Converting Land from Rural to Urban Uses (Routledge Revivals)

    By A. Allan Schmid

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title aims to use social science research to contribute towards solving policy problems raised by the rural to urban land conversion process and by high land prices in particular. Ultimately, this book aims to develop the information useful to public decisions on zoning, taxation, public...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Geographies of Peace and Armed Conflict

    Edited 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, and transnational migration. Others explore the social processes involved in...

    To Be Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Neoliberal Governance and International Medical Travel in Malaysia

    By Meghann Ormond

    Series: Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

    International medical travel (IMT), people crossing national borders in the pursuit of healthcare, has become a growing phenomenon. With many of the countries currently being promoted as IMT destinations located in the ‘developing’ world, IMT poses a significant challenge to popular assumptions...

    To Be Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Conservation and Development in Cambodia

    Exploring frontiers of change in nature, state and society

    Edited by Sarah Milne, Sango Mahanty

    Series: Earthscan Conservation and Development

    Written by leading authorities from Australasia, Europe and North America, this book examines the dynamic conflicts and synergies between nature conservation and human development in contemporary Cambodia. After suffering conflict and stagnation in the late twentieth century, Cambodia has...

    To Be Published February 6th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Science of Crime Measurement

    Issues for Spatially-Referenced Crime Data

    By Martin A. Andresen

    Crime statistics are ubiquitous in modern society – but how accurate are they? This book investigates the science of crime measurement focussing on four main questions: how do we count crime? How do we calculate crime rates? Are there other measurements of crime? What are the issues surrounding...

    To Be Published February 6th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 2014 International Conference on Geoscience and Environmental Engineering

    Edited by Jiaxing Zhang

    This proceedings volume contains selected papers presented at the 2014 International Conference on Geoscience and Environmental Engineering, held in Hong Kong, China. Contributions cover the latest developments and advances in the field of Geoscience and Environmental Engineering....

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Market Towns

    Roles, challenges and prospects

    By Neil Powe, Trevor Hart, Tim Shaw

    Original and insightful, this volume, giving in-depth consideration to the key issues affecting the future of market towns, provides readers with a framework for evaluating policy initiatives and progress in market towns. Through a detailed analysis of the characteristics of over 200 towns and...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge