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  1. Leisure and Tourism Landscapes

    Social and Cultural Geographies

    By Cara Aitchison, Nicola E. MacLeod, Nicola E Macleod, Stephen J. Shaw

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Increasingly significant as mediators of spatial identity and meaning, leisure, tourism, culture and heritage are only now beginning to be located within the rapidly evolving discourses of poststructuralist geographies. Exploring the influence of leisure and tourism on the production,...

    Published October 17th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Gender and Rural Geography

    By Jo Little

    Gender and Rural Geography explores the relationship between gender and rurality. Feminist theory, gender relations and sexuality have all become central concerns of geographical research and significant progress has been made in terms of our understanding of both the broad relationship between...

    Published October 8th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Australian Beach Cultures

    The History of Sun, Sand and Surf

    By Douglas Booth

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Australians are surrounded by beaches. But this enclosure is more than a geographical fact for the inhabitants of an island continent; the beach is an integral part of the cultural envelope. This work analyzes the history of the beach as an integral aspect of Australian culture....

    Published September 30th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Researching Human Geography

    By Anna Davies, Keith Hoggart, Loretta Lees

    Researching Human Geography is an essential new text for any geography student about to embark on a research project. An understanding of how different theories of knowledge have influenced research methodologies is crucial in planning and designing effective research; this book makes this link...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Consultancy and Innovation

    The Business Service Revolution in Europe

    By Peter Wood

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    Consultancy and Innovation links two important aspects of European economic development in the past thirty years: the pace of technical and management innovation, and the growing significance of technical and business consultancy. This book includes detailed studies of consultancy activities or '...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Planning for a Sustainable Future

    Edited by Sue Batty, Simin Davoudi, Antonia Layard

    Sustainable Development is now firmly on the planning agenda and is an issue neither practitioner nor academic can afford to ignore. Planning for a Sustainable Future provides a multi-disciplinary overview of sustainability issues in the land use context, focusing on principles and their...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  7. The European Dimension of British Planning

    By Mark Tewdwr-Jones, Richard H. Williams

    The UK government of Tony Blair is committed to fostering a European dimension of planning practice. Significant developments in relation to planning within Europe are occurring. The creation of the European Spatial Development Perspective, the reform of the Structural Funds, and the implementation...

    Published September 19th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Introducing Social Geographies

    By Rachel Pain, Jamie Gough, Graham Mowl, Michael Barke, Robert MacFarlene, Duncan Fuller

    `Introducing Social Geographies' is a major new text offering a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to this important area of human geography. It presents a broad overview of social geography, clearly outlining the key theoretical and political positions, and making extensive use of examples...

    Published August 30th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Green Development

    Environment and Sustainability in the Third World, 2nd Edition

    By W. M. Adams

    This revised and updated new edition retains the clear and powerful argument which characterized the original. It gives a valuable analysis of the theory and practice of sustainable development and suggests that at the start of the new millennium, we should think radically about the challenge of...

    Published August 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  10. Improving Regulation

    "Cases in Environment, Health, and Safety"

    Edited by Paul S. Professor Fischbeck, R. Scott Professor Farrow

    Is there potential for a U.S. regulatory system that is more efficient and effective? Or is the future likely to involve 'paralysis by analysis'? Improving Regulation considers the challenges faced by the regulatory system as society and technology change, and our knowledge about the effects of our...

    Published August 20th 2001 by Routledge