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Forthcoming Human Geography Books

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  1. Urban Informatics

    Collaboration at the nexus of policy, technology and design, people and data

    Edited by Kristene Unsworth, Andrea Forte, Richardson Dilworth

    Information shapes urban spaces in ways that most people rarely stop to consider. From data-driven planning to grassroots activism to influencing the routes we walk, bike, and drive, new information technologies are helping city dwellers to leverage information in new ways. These technologies shape...

    To Be Published December 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sustainability in Contemporary Rural Japan

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Stephanie Assmann

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia and the Environment

    Rural communities in Japan have suffered from significant depopulation and economic downturn in post-war years. Low birth rates, aging populations, agricultural decline and youth migration to large cities have been compounded by the triple disaster of March 11, 2011, which destroyed farming and...

    To Be Published December 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Drinking Dilemmas

    Space, Culture and Identity

    Edited by Thomas Thurnell-Read

    Series: Sociological Futures

    Drinking and drunkenness have become a focal point for political and media debates to contest notions of responsibility, discipline and risk yet, at the same time, academic studies have highlighted the positive aspects of drinking in relation to sociability, belonging and identity. These issues are...

    To Be Published December 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Social Memory Technology

    Theory and Practice for Communities, Social Movements and Institutions

    By Karen Worcman, Joanne Garde-Hansen

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Memory is a fundamental aspect of being and becoming, intimately entwined with space, time, place, landscape, emotion, imagination and identity. Memory studies is a burgeoning field of enquiry drawing from a range of social science, arts and humanities disciplines including human geography,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Port-Cities and their Hinterlands

    Migration, Trade and Cultural Exchange from the Early Seventeenth-Century to 1939

    Edited by Robert Lee

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    Port cities played a critical role in urban development, whether in Europe, North America, or the developing world. Even in the pre-industrial period, trade was an important factor which affected the pattern of urban expansion and ports, after capital cities, often registered the greatest growth...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Global Economic Crisis and Local Economic Development

    International Cases and Policy Responses

    Edited by Jason Begley, Dan Coffey, Tom Donnelly, Carole Thornley

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    This innovative book offers a collaborative investigation of how to maintain economic development for local communities in the context of a global economic threat of the kind which erupted in 2008. The book asks whether ‘localised’ models of economic development can still be regarded as...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Green Infrastructure and Public Health

    By Christopher Coutts

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. The Economic Development of Europe's Regions

    A Quantitative History Since 1900

    Edited by Nikolaus Wolf, Joan Ramon Rosés

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    The book is the first quantitative description of Europe’s economic development at a regional level over the entire 20th century. Based on a new and comprehensive set of data, this book brings together a group of leading economic historians in order to describe and analyze the development of...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Subversive Property

    Law and the Production of Spaces of Belonging

    By Sarah Keenan

    Series: Social Justice

    This book explores the relationship between space, subjectivity, and property in order to invert conventional socio-legal understandings of property. Moreover, Sarah Keenan demonstrates that new political possibilities for property may be unveiled by thinking about property in terms of space and...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Heritage Cuisines

    Edited by Dallen J. Timothy

    Series: Routledge Studies of Gastronomy, Food and Drink

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge