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Forthcoming Human Geography Books

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  1. Nationalism, Ethnicity and Boundaries

    Conceptualising and understanding identity through boundary approaches

    Edited by Jennifer Jackson, Lina Molokotos-Liederman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Nationalism and ethnicity have become, across time and space, a force in the construction of boundaries. This book analyses geographical and physical borders and symbolic, political and socio-economic boundaries, and how they impact upon nationalism and ethnic identity. Geographic and other...

    To Be Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Urban Sustainability in Theory and Practice

    Circles of sustainability

    By Paul James

    Series: Advances in Urban Sustainability

    Cities are home to the most consequential current attempts at human adaptation and they provide one possible focus for the flourishing of life on this planet. However, for this to be realized in more than an ad hoc way, a substantial rethinking of current approaches and practices needs to occur....

    To Be Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Authority, Experience and the Life of Power

    Edited by Claire Blencowe, Julian Brigstocke, Leila Dawney

    Taking up the challenge of understanding power in its complexity, this volume returns to and revitalises the concept of ‘authority’. It provides a powerful analysis of the ways that relationships of trust, attachment, governance and inequality become possible when subjectivities and bodies are...

    To Be Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Cities of the Global South Reader

    Edited by Faranak Miraftab, Neema Kudva

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    The Cities of the Global South Reader adopts a fresh and critical approach to the fi eld of urbanization in the developing world. The Reader incorporates both early and emerging debates about the diverse trajectories of urbanization processes in the context of the restructured global alignments in...

    To Be Published October 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Roads and Anthropology

    Ethnography, Infrastructures, (Im)mobility

    Edited by Dimitris Dalakoglou, Penny Harvey

    Roads and the powerful sense of mobility that they promise carry us back and forth between the sweeping narratives of globalisation, and the specific, tangible materialities of particular times and places. Indeed, despite the fact that roads might, by comparison with the sparkling agility of...

    To Be Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Islamic Republic of Iran

    Reflections on an Emerging Economy

    By Jahangir Amuzegar

    Series: Europa Perspectives: Emerging Economies

    This title provides an in depth study of Iran’s post 1979 Revolution economy under the Islamic Republic, with new material and related journal articles combined under one roof in a novel and reader friendly style. The volume starts with an original text, summarizing the development of the Iranian...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    From votes to strikes to street violence, politics is intrinsically geographical. Many of the books in this set, originally published between 1964 and 1990, illustrate that the social contexts provided by localities are crucial in defining distinctive political identities and subsequent...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Geography of Border Landscapes (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Dennis Rumley, Julian V. Minghi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This volume is about border landscapes, with emphasis on the varying impact that political decision-making and ideological differences can have on the environment at border locations, for example. This volume by political-geography experts from across the globe provides important insights...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. International Law and Boundary Disputes in Africa

    By Gbenga Oduntan

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    Lord Curzon’s view that frontiers are the razor’s edge on which hang suspended the modern issues of war or peace, of life or death to nations holds true in the 21st century. Sovereignty and jurisdiction, as well as effective territorial control, are problematic concepts the world over and Africa...

    To Be Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. (Sub)Urban Sexscapes

    Geographies and Regulation of the Sex Industry

    Edited by Paul J. Maginn, Christine Steinmetz

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    (Sub)Urban Sexscapes brings together a collection of theoretically-informed and empirically rich case studies from internationally renowned and emerging scholars highlighting the contemporary and historical geographies and regulation of the commercial sex industry. Contributions in this edited...

    To Be Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge