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  1. Basics of Environmental Science

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Allaby

    The new edition of this popular student text offers an engaging introduction to environmental study. It covers the entire breadth of the environmental sciences, providing concise, non-technical explanations of physical processes and systems and the effects of human activities. In this second...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Floods

    Edited by Dennis J. Parker

    Floods occur in most parts of the world and range from being welcomed annual occurrences, to natural disasters which have countless physical and societal impacts. Floods presents the most comprehensive collection to date of new research, providing a rich body of theory and experience and drawing...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Policies and NGO Influence

    Land Degradation and Sustainable Resource Management in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Edited by Susan Carr, David Humphreys, Alan Thomas

    This book examines the conditions under which non-governmental organisations (NGOs) may exert influence on policies to conserve and sustainably use natural resources in sub-Saharan Africa. The book is unique in bringing together NGO campaigners in three African countries with academics specialising...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Environment and Tourism

    By Andrew Holden

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    For many people, holidays are an increasingly central feature of contemporary western society. The tourism industry has expanded rapidly since 1950, but this book poses the significant question of consequent environmental impacts: are environments being benefited or damaged, by the tourist who...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Atlas of Changing South Africa

    2nd Edition

    By A.J. Christopher

    The new edition of the atlas (first published as The Atlas of Apartheid) presents a comprehensive introduction and detailed analysis of the spatial impact of apartheid in South Africa. It covers the period of the National Party Government of 1948 to 1994, and emphasises the changes and the...

    Published August 30th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Home Territories

    Media, Mobility and Identity

    By David Morley

    Series: Comedia

    Home Territories examines how traditional ideas of home, homeland and nation have been destabilised both by new patterns of migration and by new communication technologies which routinely transgress the symbolic boundaries around both the private household and the nation state. David Morley...

    Published August 30th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Utopian England

    Community Experiments 1900-1945

    By Dennis Hardy

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    England in the early part of the twentieth century was rich in utopian ventures - diverse and intriguing in their scope and aims. Two world wars, an economic depression, and the emergence of fascist states in Europe were all a spur to idealists to seek new limits - to escape from the here and now,...

    Published August 15th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Integration and Transition in Europe

    The Economic Geography of Interaction

    Edited by Grzegorz Gorzelak, Gunther Maier, George Petrakos

    Series: Routledge Studies in the European Economy

    With the harmonization of the EU economies, and issues of EU enlargement and integration with Europe's transition economies topping the political agenda, the economic geography of Europe is being recast. This important volume analyses the spatial implications of the integration-transition process,...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Closet Space

    Geographies of Metaphor from the Body to the Globe

    By Michael P. Brown

    Is the closet just a metaphor? Closet Space provides a highly original account of the spatial metaphor of "the closet", and is the first geography text to focus on this important issue. Using a variety of research techniques and materials, the book explores the closet through texts including:* the...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Regional Development in China

    States, Globalization and Inequality

    By Yehua Dennis Wei

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    This study systematically examines uneven regional development in China, focusing on three central agents: the foreign investor, the state and the region. Wei's findings have important implications for theories of, and policy towards, Chinese regional development. This book is a vital resource for...

    Published August 2nd 2000 by Routledge