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Forthcoming Human Geography Books

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  1. Methods of Exploring Emotions

    Edited by Helena Flam, Jochen Kleres

    Gathering scholars from different disciplines, this book is the first on how to study emotions using sociological, historical, linguistic, anthropological, psychological, cultural and mixed approaches. Bringing together the emerging lines of inquiry, it lays foundations for an overdue...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Global Food Security Governance

    Civil society engagement in the reformed Committee on World Food Security

    By Jessica Duncan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

    In 2007/8 world food prices spiked and global economic crisis set in, leaving hundreds of millions of people unable to access adequate food. The international reaction was swift. In a bid for leadership, the 123 member countries of the United Nations’ Committee on World Food Security (CFS) adopted...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Working in International Development and Humanitarian Assistance

    A Career Guide

    By Maia Gedde

    This is an indispensable career guide for everyone wanting to work in or already working in the international development and humanitarian emergencies sector. It provides a general introduction and insight into the sector, for those exploring it as a potential career, and offers...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. International Perspectives on Age-Friendly Cities

    Edited by Francis G. Caro, Kelly Fitzgerald

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    The vast majority of resources in public initiatives to support older people are invested in financial security, health care, and long-term care, where the focus is on individual benefits. Community features that collectively benefit residents have received much less systematic attention. This...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Place, Identity, and National Imagination in Post-war Taiwan

    By Bi-yu Chang

    Series: Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

    In the struggles for political and cultural hegemony that Taiwan has witnessed since the 1980s, the focal point in contesting narratives and the key battlefield in the political debates are primarily spatial and place-based. The major fault line appears to be a split between an imposed identity...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa

    Edited by Ute Röschenthaler, Dorothea E. Schulz

    Series: Routledge African Studies

    This book explores the opportunities and constraints that recent social, economic and political developments in Africa have generated for individuals intent on creating their own enterprise and on gaining social standing and influence. It widens perspectives on entrepreneurship by drawing attention...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transnational Migration and Home in Older Age

    Edited by Katie Walsh, Lena Näre

    Series: Routledge Research in Transnationalism

    This book focuses on the impact of transnational migration on home in older age, providing new understanding of older people’s lives by examining how their experiences of home are being transformed by transnational migration. Contributors explore innovative questions including: What impact...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Land Reforms and Natural Resource Conflicts in Africa

    New Development Paradigms in the Era of Global Liberalization

    Edited by Tukumbi Lumumba-Kasongo

    Series: Routledge African Studies

    This book examines the concept of land reform as defined by selected African states during the colonial and post-colonial eras, analyzing the factors and conditions that led to reforms and the social, economic, and political outcomes of these reforms. Exploring the nature of conflicts...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Animals and the Environment

    Advocacy, activism, and the quest for common ground

    Edited by Lisa Kemmerer

    Contemporary earth and animal activists often seem to think and operate independently. The key reason for this lack of collaboration may be that environmentalists focus on species and ecosystems, while animal advocates look to the individual, and neither seems to have much respect for the other....

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Managing Water as an Economic Resource

    By James Winpenny

    Series: Development Policy Studies Series

    Water, already a scarce resource, is treated as though it were plentiful and free. The task of supplying enough water of the required quality to growing populations is straining authorities and governments to the limit as the economic and environmental costs of new supply sources escalate and...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge