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  1. Rethinking Development Geographies

    By Marcus Power

    Development as a concept is notoriously imprecise, vague and presumptuous. Struggles over the meaning of this fiercely contested term have had profound implications on the destinies of people and places across the globe. Rethinking Development Geographies offers a stimulating and critical...

    Published August 6th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Work, Locality and the Rhythms of Capital

    By Jamie Gough

    Series: Routledge Studies in Employment and Work Relations in Context

    This theoretical and empirical study examines the relationship between the organisation of work, industrial relations, production spaces and the dynamics of capitalist investment. Jamie Gough explores the connections between labour process change, products, local economy and society, spaces and...

    Published July 16th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Delivering New Homes

    Planning, Processes and Providers

    By Nick Gallent, Sarah Carmona, Sarah Carmona

    This book examines the processes and relationships that underpin the delivery of new homes across the United Kingdom, focussing primarily on the land use planning system in England, the way that housing providers engage with that system, and how the processes of engagement are changing or might...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Writing Spaces

    Discourses of Architecture, Urbanism and the Built Environment, 1960–2000

    By C. Greig Crysler

    Series: Architext

    Writing Spaces examines some of the most important discourses in spatial theory of the last four decades, and considers their impact within the built environment disciplines. The book will be a key resource for courses on critical theory in architecture, urban studies and geography, at both the...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Unequal City

    London in the Global Arena

    By Chris Hamnett

    Unequal City examines some of the dramatic economic and social changes that have taken place in London over the last forty years. It describes how London's changing industrial structure, particularly the shift from an industrial to a services-based city, and the associated changes in occupational...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Landscapes

    Ways of Imagining the World

    By Hilary P.M. Winchester

    Series: Insights Into Human Geography

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  7. The Ethics of Tourism Development

    By Rosaleen Duffy, Mick Smith

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Drawing upon a variety of important philosophical traditions, this book develops an original perspective on the relations between ethical, economic and aesthetic values in a tourism context. It considers the ethical/political issues arising in many areas of tourism development, including: the...

    Published June 18th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Planning by Consent

    The Origins and Nature of British Development Control

    By Philip Booth

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    The British system of universal development control celebrated its 50th anniversary in 1997. Remarkably, the system has survived more or less intact but the experience of the 1980s has left large questions unanswered about the relevance and effectiveness of the system. This book traces the history...

    Published June 4th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Flora of tropical East Africa - Woodsiaceae (2003)

    Edited by H.J. Beentje

    Prepared at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, in close collaboration with the East African Herbarium and in liaison with the University of Dar es Salaam, the University of Nairobi and the Makerere University, this series is designed to the highest academic standards and is a useful reference for...

    Published May 31st 2003 by CRC Press

  10. Suburban Xanadu

    The Casino Resort on the Las Vegas Strip and Beyond

    By David G. Schwartz

    Urban gambling, linked to poverty, crime and corruption, was once considered a blight on US cities. Gambling then followed the exodus of Americans into the suburbs after World War II and now, at the beginning of the 21st century, most Americans live within a four-hour drive of a casino. What...

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge