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  1. Splintering Urbanism

    Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities and the Urban Condition

    By Steve Graham, Simon Marvin

    Splintering Urbanism makes an international and interdisciplinary analysis of the complex interactions between infrastructure networks and urban spaces. It delivers a new and powerful way of understanding contemporary urban change, bringing together discussions about:*globalization and the city*...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Innovative Cities

    Edited by James Simmie

    Innovative Cities presents a unique international comparison of innovation in Amsterdam, London, Milan, Paris and Stuttgart. Based on research funded by the ESRC program on 'Cities: Competitiveness and Cohesion', it compares and contrasts the reasons why these sites are among the top ten innovative...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Human Geography of the UK

    An Introduction

    By David Graham, Irene Hardill, Eleonore Kofman

    This new key textbook for introductory courses in human geography provides first and second-year undergraduates with a comprehensive thematic approach to the changing human geography of the UK at the end of the twentieth and beginning of the twenty-first century. Covering local, regional, national,...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Social Geographies

    Space and Society

    By Gill Valentine

    Most social geography undergraduate textbooks are structured around different social categories, splintering the discussion of gender, class, race and increasingly now sexuality and disability, into separate chapters. This has the effect, firstly, of making social relations rather than space (the...

    Published May 29th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Waterfronts in Post-Industrial Cities

    Edited by Richard Marshall

    Most books on waterfronts deal with a relatively narrow collection of cities and projects; one might describe them as the 'top ten' list of waterfront revitalisation projects. For instance, Boston and Baltimore are now the stuff of waterfront redevelopment legend. Waterfronts in Post-Industrial...

    Published May 24th 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  6. The Environment

    Principles and Applications, 2nd Edition

    By Chris Park

    The Environment is a lively, comprehensive introduction for environmental study, explaining how the environment functions, how environmental systems relate, and the ways in which people and environment interact. Focusing particularly on the environmental impacts of human activities, the book...

    Published May 10th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Out of the Ashes?

    The Social Impact of Industrial Contraction and Regeneration on Britain's Mining Communities

    By Chas Critcher, Bella Dicks, David Parry, David Waddington

    Series: Regions and Cities

    The long-term decline of the British coal industry has had serious and lasting implications for miners, their families and communities. Out of the Ashes? Presents an authoritative review of the history and current state of this process. Drawing on their own research in Nottinghamshire and South...

    Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Selfish Altruist

    Relief Work in Famine and War

    By Tony Vaux

    Provides an analysis of some of the most traumatic situations involving famine and war of the last two decades, helping us to understand what it takes to be an aid worker and how important humanitarian action is today. Famine and war evoke strong emotional reactions, and for most people there is a...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Visible Hands

    Taking Responsibility for Social Development

    By ; ; Unrisd

    Series: UNRISD Report Series

    This text shows how the visible hands of public participation and democratic governance are crucial in creating a decent society. The World Summit for Social Development in 1995 laid out an ambitious agenda to create an economic, political, social, cultural and legal environment for social...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Applied Ethnobotany

    People, Wild Plant Use and Conservation

    Edited by Anthony B. Cunningham

    Series: People and Plants International Conservation

    Its wise and sensitive approach to working with local people will be relevant in situations throughout the world.' ECOS 'The numerous diagrams, tables of data, information flow charts, fieldwork sketches etc. give a great vibrancy to the work... It deserves a wide readership.' TEG News Wild or...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge