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  1. Local Economic Development and the Environment

    By David Gibbs

    This book focuses upon the potential to integrate economic and environmental policies at the local and regional scale. Local initiatives are investigated within their wider economic and environmental policy contexts in order to illustrate both the constraints and opportunities for local policy...

    Published January 30th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Environment and Law

    By David Wilkinson

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    This textbook provides a concise introduction for students with little or no legal background, to the role of law in environmental protection. It describes and explains law and legal systems, the concept of the environment, sources of environmental law and some of the techniques used in...

    Published January 16th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Urban Mobility for All: La Mobilité Urbaine pour Tous

    Edited by X. Godard, I. Fatonzoun

    This title covers topics such as: the urban travel mobility of social groups; transport, urbanism and accessibility; mass transport investment; regulation, integration and financing public transport; road safety; and strategic approach, institution and governance....

    Published December 31st 2001 by CRC Press

  4. Environmental Problems in East-Central Europe

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Frank Carter, David Turnock

    Series: Routledge Studies of Societies in Transition

    In this new edition, the progress made in the last decade to solve the environmental problems described in the first edition is assessed. The attempts to bring environmental legislation into line with West European norms is also described. Environmental Problems of East-Central Europe looks at air...

    Published December 12th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Urban Transformations

    Power, People and Urban Design

    By Ian Bentley

    Cities affect every person's life, yet across the traditional divides of class, age, gender and political affiliation, armies of people are united in their dislike of the transformations that cities have undergone in recent times. The physical form of the urban environment is not a designer add-on...

    Published December 5th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Celtic Geographies

    Old Cultures, New Times

    Edited by David C. Harvey, Rhys Jones, Neil McInroy, Christine Milligan

    Celtic Geographies questions traditional conceptualizations of Celticity that rely on an homogenous interpretation of what it means to be a Celt in contemporary society. The various contributors break away from these traditional interpretations to critically explore a Celticity that is diverse in...

    Published December 5th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Challenges and Change in Middle America

    Perspectives on Development in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean

    By Katie Willis, Cathy Mcilwaine

    Series: Developing Areas Research Group

    A comprehensive introduction to the important economic, social and political processes and development issues in this extremely popular region. The Central American nations and those of the Caribbean (including Guyana, Surinam and French Guiana on the mainland) share many historical processes...

    Published December 3rd 2001 by Routledge

  8. Mapping Modernities

    By Alan Dingsdale

    This text draws on research carried out since 1989/1991 to describe, interpret and explain the place and spatial order of modernities in Central and Eastern Europe since 1920, to give a theoretically underpinned, regional geography of the area...

    Published November 28th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Land and Limits

    Interpreting Sustainability in the Planning Process

    By Richard Cowell, Susan Owens

    In a new and critical analysis, this book explores the impact of an influential idea - sustainable development - on the institutions and practices governing use of land. It examines the paradox that in spite of increasing attention to sustainability, land use conflict is as ubiquitous and intense...

    Published November 28th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Culture/Place/Health

    By Wilbert M. Gesler, Robin A. Kearns

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Culture/Place/Health is the first exploration of cultural-geographical health research for a decade, drawing on contemporary research undertaken by geographers and other social scientists to explore the links between culture, place and health. It uses a wealth of examples from societies around the...

    Published November 21st 2001 by Routledge