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  1. Theorizing Transition

    The Political Economy of Post-Communist Transformations

    Edited by John Pickles, Adrian Smith

    Theorizing Transition provides a comprehensive examination of the development of the economic, political, social and cultural transformations in post-Communist Europe and offers an important critique of transition theory and policy. The authors create the basis of a theoretical understanding of...

    Published April 8th 1998 by Routledge

  2. The Economic Geography of the Tourist Industry

    A Supply-Side Analysis

    Edited by Keith G. Debbage, Dimitri Ioannides

    The Economic Geography of the Tourist Industry bridges the gap between tourism research and economic geography by bringing together leading academics in geography, planning and tourism. The authors explain tourism's definitions and examine whether tourism can be categorized as an industry. They...

    Published April 1st 1998 by Routledge

  3. Fitzroy Dearborn Book of World Rankings

    Edited by George Thomas Kurian

    This is the fourth edition of Kurian's highly regarded and widely used research tool, cited previously by the American Library Association as the Outstanding Reference of the Year. The Fitzroy Dearborn Book of World Rankings, 4th edition is designed as an international scorecard that compares and...

    Published March 31st 1998 by Routledge

  4. New Frontiers of Space, Bodies and Gender

    Edited by Rosa Ainley *Nfa*, Rosa Ainley

    This collection unravels the stereotypical images of gender and space and presents a series of new explorations into both 'lived' and 'imagined' spaces. In New Frontiers of Space, Bodies and Gender leading contemporary writers from across an eclectic mix of disciplines, examine an exciting array...

    Published March 25th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Exploring Contemporary Migration

    By Paul Boyle, Keith H. (University Of Wales, Swansea) Halfacree, Vaughan (University Of Wales, Swansea) Robinson

    Exploring Contemporary Migration provides the first comprehensive introduction to the various aspects of population migration in both the developed and the developing worlds. Some of the most important quantitative and qualitative methods used for the description and analysis of migration are...

    Published March 19th 1998 by Routledge

  6. What is a Disaster?

    A Dozen Perspectives on the Question

    Edited by E.L. Quarantelli

    Are conflict situations such as the ethnic clashes in Yugoslavia or Rwanda, terrorist attacks and riots, the same kind of social crises as those generated by natural and technological happenings such as earthquakes and chemical explosions? In What is a Disaster?, social science disaster researchers...

    Published March 18th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Housing: The Essential Foundations

    Edited by Dr Paul Balchin, Paul Balchin, Maureen Rhoden

    Housing: The Essential Foundations provides a comprehensive introduction to housing studies. This topical text is essential reading for students embarking on degree and diploma courses in housing, surveying, town planning and other related subjects. Professionals within these fields will also find...

    Published March 11th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Timescapes of Modernity

    The Environment and Invisible Hazards

    By Barbara Adam

    Timescapes of Modernity explores the relationship between time and environmental and socio-cultural concerns. Using examples such as the BSE crisis, the Sea Empress oil pollution and the Chernobyl radiation Barbara Adam argues that environmental hazards are inescapably tied to the successes of the...

    Published March 4th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Green Parties and Politics in the European Union

    By Elizabeth Bomberg

    Series: Routledge Research in European Public Policy

    Bomberg argues the 'greening' of European politics and the advancement of European integration are inextricably linked and that the EU presents a strategic dilemma to Green parties. In short, how can Greens reconcile their radical, alternative politics with the EU's mainstream, traditional...

    Published March 4th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Development Crises and Alternative Visions

    Third World Women's Perspectives

    By Gita Sen, Caren Grown

    More than half of the world's farmers are women. They are the majority of the poor, the uneducated and are the first to suffer from drought and famine. Yet their subordination is reinforced by well-meaning development policies that perpetuate social inequalities. During the 1975-85 United Nations...

    Published February 28th 1998 by Routledge