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  1. The City

    Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Edited by Michael Pacione

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    This anthology synthesises a wealth of published research to provide students of the city with a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the key concepts and themes in contemporary urban studies.This collection comprises over 130 seminal readings accompanied by embedded references to guide...

    Published October 24th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Citizenships, Contingency and the Countryside

    Rights, Culture, Land and the Environment

    By Gavin Parker

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Citizenships, Contingency and the Countryside defines citizenship in relation to the rural environment. The book expands and explores a widened conceptualization of citizenship and sets out a range of examples where citizenship, at different scales, has been expressed in and over the rural...

    Published October 24th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Embodied Utopias

    Gender, Social Change and the Modern Metropolis

    Edited by Amy Bingaman, Lise Sanders, Rebecca Zorach

    Series: Architext

    Utopia has become a dirty word in recent scholarship on modernism, architecture, urban planning and gender studies. Many utopian designs now appear impractical, manifesting an arrogant disregard for the lived experiences of the ordinary inhabitants who make daily use of global public and private...

    Published October 24th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Spaces of Capital

    Towards a Critical Geography

    By David Harvey

    David Harvey is the most influential geographer of our era, possessing a reputation that extends across the social sciences and humanities. Spaces of Capital, a collection of seminal articles and new essays spanning three decades, demonstrates why his work has had-and continues to have-such a major...

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Leisure and Tourism Landscapes

    Social and Cultural Geographies

    By Cara Aitchison, Nicola E. MacLeod, Nicola E Macleod, Stephen J. Shaw

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Increasingly significant as mediators of spatial identity and meaning, leisure, tourism, culture and heritage are only now beginning to be located within the rapidly evolving discourses of poststructuralist geographies. Exploring the influence of leisure and tourism on the production,...

    Published October 17th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Gender and Rural Geography

    By Jo Little

    Gender and Rural Geography explores the relationship between gender and rurality. Feminist theory, gender relations and sexuality have all become central concerns of geographical research and significant progress has been made in terms of our understanding of both the broad relationship between...

    Published October 8th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Australian Beach Cultures

    The History of Sun, Sand and Surf

    By Douglas Booth

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Australians are surrounded by beaches. But this enclosure is more than a geographical fact for the inhabitants of an island continent; the beach is an integral part of the cultural envelope. This work analyzes the history of the beach as an integral aspect of Australian culture....

    Published September 30th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Researching Human Geography

    By Anna Davies, Keith Hoggart, Loretta Lees

    Researching Human Geography is an essential new text for any geography student about to embark on a research project. An understanding of how different theories of knowledge have influenced research methodologies is crucial in planning and designing effective research; this book makes this link...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Consultancy and Innovation

    The Business Service Revolution in Europe

    By Peter Wood

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    Consultancy and Innovation links two important aspects of European economic development in the past thirty years: the pace of technical and management innovation, and the growing significance of technical and business consultancy. This book includes detailed studies of consultancy activities or '...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Planning for a Sustainable Future

    Edited by Sue Batty, Simin Davoudi, Antonia Layard

    Sustainable Development is now firmly on the planning agenda and is an issue neither practitioner nor academic can afford to ignore. Planning for a Sustainable Future provides a multi-disciplinary overview of sustainability issues in the land use context, focusing on principles and their...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge