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Forthcoming Human Geography Books

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  1. Women Migrant Workers

    Ethical, Political and Legal Problems

    Edited by Zahra Meghani

    Series: Garland Bibliographies in Contemporary Education

    This volume makes the case for the fair treatment of female migrant workers from the global South who are employed in wealthy liberal democracies as care workers, domestic workers, home health workers, and farm workers. An international panel of contributors provide analyses of the ethical,...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change Adaptation and Food Supply Chain Management

    Edited by Ari Paloviita, Marja Järvelä

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    The success of the entire food supply chain depends on the prosperity of farms and local communities. The direct climate change risks faced by the agricultural sector are therefore also risks to businesses and food supply chains. Hence the importance of resilience at farm level, community level and...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. African Artisanal Mining from the Inside Out

    Access, norms and power in Congo’s gold sector

    By Sara Geenen

    Series: Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

    Artisanal mining is commonly associated with violent conflict, rampant corruption and desperate poverty. Yet millions of people across Sub Sahara Africa depend on it. Many of them are living in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), home to important mineral reserves, but also to a plethora of...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Slums in the Global South

    Urban Informality in Brazil, India, South Africa and Peru

    Edited by Veronique Dupont, David Jordhus-Lier, Catherine Sutherland, Einar Braathen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

    Seeing urban politics from the perspective of those who reside in slums offers an important dimension to the study of urbanism in the global South. Many people living in sub-standard conditions do not have their rights as urban citizens recognised and realise that they cannot rely on formal...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Creative Milieux

    How Urban Design Nurtures Creative Clusters

    Edited by Quentin Stevens

    The so-called ‘creative industries’ are increasingly being presented as an important tool of urban regeneration and economic development. Until now, research on the clustering of such activities has been limited to economics, geography and urban policy. This book is the first to gather together...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  6. A Jurisprudence of Movement

    Common Law, Walking, Unsettling Place

    By Olivia Barr

    Series: Space, Materiality and the Normative

    Set amongst a spatial turn in the humanities, and jurisprudence more specifically, this book calls for a greater attention to legal movement, in both its technical and material forms. Despite the various ways in which the spatial turn has been taken up in legal thought, questions of law, movement...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Cities in Crisis

    Socio-Spatial Impacts of the Economic Crisis in Southern European Cities

    Edited by Jörg Knieling, Frank Othengrafen

    Series: Regions and Cities

    In recent years, European societies and territories have witnessed the spatial impacts of a severe financial and socio-economic crisis. This book builds on the current debate concerning how cities and urban regions and their citizens deal with the consequences of the recent financial and...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Twentieth Century Population Thinking

    A Critical Reader of Primary Sources

    By The Population Knowledge Network

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This reader on the history of demography and historical perspectives on "population" in the twentieth century features a unique collection of primary sources from around the globe, written by scholars, politicians, journalists, and activists. Many of the sources are available in English for the...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Megaregions, Prosperity and Sustainability

    Spatial Planning for Future Prosperity and Sustainability

    By Catherine L. Ross, David Jung-Hwi Lee, Evert Meijers, Timothy Welch

    Series: Regions and Cities

    The world’s mega-cities are forming megaregions, which stretch hundreds of miles across countries. As more people and economic activities are expected to continue to concentrate in these regions, countries are developing policies to secure the competitive advantages of these regions necessary for...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Marginality and Disaster

    By JC Gaillard

    Series: Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

    Disasters primarily hit places which, at different scales, are marginalised in everyday life, such as prisons, slums and peripheral cities. In addition, those affected are often from marginalised segments of society, such as the poor, children, elderly, people with disabilities. Many disasters are...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge