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  1. Beyond Malthus

    The Nineteen Dimensions of the Population Challenge

    By Lester R. Brown, Gary Gardner, Brian Halweil

    Series: The Worldwatch Environmental Alert Series

    On the bicentennial of Malthus' legendary essay on the tendency of population to grow more rapidly than the food supply, this book examines the impacts of population growth on 19 global resources and services, including food, fresh water, fisheries, jobs, education, income and health. Despite...

    Published September 30th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Urban Voices

    Accent Studies in the British Isles

    Accents and dialects are constantly undergoing small variations over time, but evidence shows that change may have become increasingly rapid in the past few decades. 'Urban Voices' presents one of the few recent surveys of this phonological variation and change in urban accents across Great Britain...

    Published September 30th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Entanglements of Power

    Geographies of Domination/Resistance

    By Ronan Paddison, Chris Philo, Paul Routledge, Joanne Sharp

    Series: Critical Geographies

    This book argues that practices of resistance cannot be separated from practices of domination, and that they are always entangled in some configuration. They are inextricably linked, such that one always bears at least a trace of the other that contaminates or subverts it.The team of...

    Published September 29th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Consuming Interests

    The Social Provision of Foods

    By Andrew Flynn, Michelle Harrison, Terry Marsden

    Combining theory, research and policy Consuming Interests provides a topical interdisciplinary exploration into the nature of food provision, policy and regulation. The book provides a detailed examination of corporate retailers, state agencies and consumer organisations involved in the...

    Published September 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  5. Gender Space Architecture

    An Interdisciplinary Introduction

    Edited by Iain Borden, Barbara Penner, Jane Rendell

    Series: Architext

    This significant reader brings together for the first time the most important essays concerning the intersecting subjects of gender, space and architecture. Carefully structured and with numerous introductory essays, it guides the reader through theoretical and multi-disciplinary texts to direct...

    Published September 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  6. Migration and Gender in the Developed World

    Edited by Paul Boyle, Keith Halfacree

    Series: Routledge Research in Population and Migration

    The subject of migration has traditionally been analysed through the lens of economic factors. The importance of adopting a gender sensitive perspective to academic work is now generally appreciated. Migration and Gender in the Developed World contains chapters from a diverse range of leading...

    Published September 1st 1999 by Routledge

  7. Leisure/Tourism Geographies

    Practices and Geographical Knowledge

    Edited by David Crouch

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Leisure and Tourism Geographies considers leisure/tourism as an encounter. An encounter that exists between people, between people and space and between people and their expectations, experiences and desires.The contributors explore diverse aspects of leisure and tourism, ranging from the...

    Published September 1st 1999 by Routledge

  8. The Ageing and Development Report

    Poverty, Independence and the World's Older People

    By Judith Randel, Tony German, Deborah Ewing

    'This timely report by HelpAge International sets out to establish some of the key social and political issues affecting older people's lives. It marks the first documentation of this information and I feel sure that it will be an important contribution to the growing debate' From the Foreword by...

    Published August 31st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Conducting Research in Human Geography

    theory, methodology and practice

    By Rob Kitchin, Nick Tate

    Reading this book is your first step to becoming a competent human geography researcher. Whether you are a novice needing practical help for your first piece of research or a professional in search of an accessible guide to best practice, Conducting Research in Human Geography is a unique and...

    Published August 31st 1999 by Routledge

  10. A Feminist Glossary of Human Geography

    A Feminist Glossary of Human Geography is the first guide to the main theories, concepts and terms commonly used in geographical debates about gender relations.Written by key contributors to feminist theory, it contains over 400 lively and accessible definitions of the terms found in feminist...

    Published August 26th 1999 by Routledge