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  1. Digital Infrastructures

    Enabling Civil and Environmental Systems through Information Technology

    Edited by Thomas Horan, Rae Zimmerman

    Series: Networked Cities Series

    An invisible network of digital technology systems underlies the highly visible networks of roads, waterways, satellites, and power-lines. Increasingly, these systems are becoming the "infrastructure's infrastructure," providing a crucial array of data on network demand, performance, reliability,...

    Published September 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  2. Human Geography

    A History for the Twenty-First Century

    Series: Human Geography in the Making

    'Human Geography' examines the major trends, debates, research and conceptual evolution of human geography during the twentieth century. Considering each of the subject's primary subfields in turn, it addresses developments in both continental European and Anglo-American geography, providing a...

    Published August 27th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Forgotten Africa

    An Introduction to its Archaeology

    By Graham Connah

    Forgotten Africa introduces the general reader and beginning student to Africa's past, emphasizing those aspects only known or best known from archaeological and related evidence. It covers four million years of history across the continent, examining important aspects of Africa's momentous human...

    Published August 19th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Unifying Geography

    Common Heritage, Shared Future

    Edited by David T. Herbert, John A. Matthews

    It can be argued that the differences in content and approach between physical and human geography, and also within its sub-disciplines, are often overemphasised. The result is that geography is often seen as a diverse and dynamic subject, but also as a disorganised and fragmenting one, without a...

    Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Exploring Sustainable Development

    Geographical Perspectives

    Edited by Martin Purvis, Alan Grainger

    Sustainable development is capturing the attention of planners, politicians and business leaders. Within the academic sphere its study is increasingly breaching disciplinary boundaries to become a focus of attention for natural and social scientists alike. But in studying such a key concept, it is...

    Published August 1st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Urban Culture

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Chris Jenks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    This collection is an interdisciplinary study focusing on the various cultural aspects of city life. The works included are drawn from a broad range of canonical and secondary sources and emphasise the 'new', covering modernist and postmodernist perspectives of urban culture. The collection is...

    Published July 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  7. Fundamentals of Biogeography

    2nd Edition

    By Richard John Huggett

    Series: Routledge Fundamentals of Physical Geography

    Fundamentals of Biogeography presents an accessible, engaging and comprehensive introduction to biogeography, explaining the ecology, geography, history and conservation of animals and plants. Starting with an outline of how species arise, disperse, diversify and become extinct, the book examines:...

    Published July 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  8. Spaces of Global Cultures

    Architecture, Urbanism, Identity

    By Anthony King

    Series: Architext

    This book brings together a series of new and historical case studies to show how different phases of globalization are transforming the built environment. Taking a broad interdisciplinary approach, the author draws on sociological, geographical, cultural and postcolonial studies to provide a...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Contemporary Caribbean

    By Robert B. Potter, David Barker, Thomas Klak, Denis Conway

    This text focuses on the contemporary economic, social, geographical, environmental and political realities of the Caribbean region. Historical aspects of the Caribbean, such as slavery, the plantation system and plantocracy are explored in order to explain the contemporary nature of, and...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Routledge

  10. A Manufactured Plague

    The History of Foot-and-mouth Disease in Britain

    By Abigail Woods

    Foot and mouth disease (FMD) is currently regarded as one of the world's worst animal plagues. But how did this label become attached to a curable disease that poses little threat to human health? And why, in the epidemic of 2001, did the government's control strategy still rely upon Victorian...

    Published July 1st 2004 by Routledge