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  1. Scientific Principles for Physical Geographers

    By Ian Bradbury, John Boyle, Andy Morse

    Science for Geography and Environment introduces students (and academics who need to brush up their knowledge!) to scientific principles in a lively and accessible way, allowing them to proceed through the text at their own pace. The book is structured thematically with a logical development of key...

    Published August 19th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Environment and Politics, 2nd edition

    By Timothy Doyle, Doug McEachern

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 25th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Managing Environments for Leisure and Recreation

    By Richard Broadhurst

    Series: Routledge Environmental Management

    Can we balance the needs of the host, the environment and the visitor?Most people live for their leisure, recreation and travel opportunities. Managing Environments for Leisure and Recreation seeks to bring together the different strands of thought that inform the management of settings, for...

    Published July 18th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Virtual Globalization

    Virtual Spaces/Tourist Spaces

    Edited by David Holmes

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book examines the interrelationship between telecommunications and tourism in shaping the nature of space, place and the urban at the end of the twentieth century. They discuss how these agents are instrumental in the production of homogenous world-spaces, and how these, in turn, presuppose...

    Published July 11th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Cultural Planning

    An Urban Renaissance?

    By Graeme Evans

    Using an historic and contemporary analysis, Cultural Planning examines how and why the cultures have been planned and the extent to which cultural amenities have been considered in town planning. From its ancient roots in the cities of classical Athenian, Roman and Byzantium empires, to the...

    Published July 11th 2001 by Routledge

  6. The Geography of Young People

    Morally Contested Spaces

    By Stuart C Aitken

    Series: Critical Geographies

    This book traces some of the changing scientific and societal notions of what it is to be a young person, and argues that there is a need to rethink how we view childhood spaces, child development and the politics of growing up. The book challenges popular myths that evoke general notions of...

    Published July 4th 2001 by Routledge

  7. East Central Europe and the Former Soviet Union

    Environment and Society

    Since 1898, the former communist countries of Eastern Europe have gained international prominence. The continuing socio-economic transition and the instability evident in areas like the Caucasus and Former Yugoslavia have drawn the western world into uneasy interactions with the region. At the same...

    Published June 28th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Council Housing and Culture

    The History of a Social Experiment

    By Alison Ravetz

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    Born of idealism, and once an icon of the Labour movement and pillar of the Welfare State, council housing is now nearing its end. But do its many failings outweigh its positive contributions to public health and wellbeing?Alison Ravetz here provides the first comprehensive and apolitical history...

    Published June 27th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Lithuania

    Stepping Westward

    By Thomas Lane

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    Lithuania restored her independence, after half a century of Soviet occupation, in the immediate aftermath of the failed Moscow coup in August 1991. As the multi-national Soviet state disintegrated, Lithuania evolved, without war or violence, from a communist state and a command economy to a...

    Published June 13th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Living with Environmental Change

    Social Vulnerability, Adaptation and Resilience in Vietnam

    Edited by W. Neil Adger, P. Mick Kelly, Nguyen Huu Ninh

    Vietnam and the neighbouring countries of Southeast Asia face diverse challenges created by the rapid evolution of their social, economic and environmental systems and resources. Taking a multidisciplinary perspective, this book provides a comprehensive assessment of the Vietnamese situation,...

    Published June 13th 2001 by Routledge