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  1. Mind and Body Spaces

    Geographies of Illness, Impairment and Disability

    Edited by Ruth Butler, Hester Parr

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Mind and Body Spaces highlights new international research from Britain, USA, Canada and Australia, on bodily impairment, mental health and disabled peoples social worlds. The contributors discuss a variety of current issues including:* historical conceptions of the body and behaviour* contemporary...

    Published August 26th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Geography and Ethics

    Journeys in a Moral Terrain

    Edited by James D. Proctor, David M. Smith

    This book represents a landmark exploration of the common terrain of geography and ethics. Drawing together specially commissioned contributions from distinguished geographers across the UK, North America and Australasia, the place of geography in ethics and of ethics in geography is examined...

    Published August 5th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Applied Geography

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Michael Pacione

    Applied Geography offers an invaluable introduction to useful research in physical, environmental and human geography and provides a new focus and reference point for investigating and understanding problem-orientated research. Forty-nine leading experts in the field introduce and explore research...

    Published August 5th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Engaging Geopolitics

    By Kathleen Braden, F.M. Shelley

    Engaging Geopolitics provides a comprehensive introduction to the influence of geography, demography and economics on politics and international relations in the world in which we live today. The authors' expressed aim is to make geopolitics more accessible to undergraduate students, with the hope...

    Published July 29th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Embodied Geographies

    Edited by Elizabeth Kenworthy Teather

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Embodied Geographies provides a comprehensive account of different types of life crises which develop our identities and affect how we live our lives. Chapters focus on:* pregnancy, childbirth, teenagers and parenthood* migration* the threat and reality of violence* illness and disability*...

    Published July 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  6. Geographies of New Femininities

    By Nina Laurie, Claire Dywer, Sarah L. Holloway, Fiona Smith

    Geographies of New Femininities examines the emergence of contemporary constructions of femininity in a global context. It asks whether these femininities are new and suggests that current celebrations of diversity in the lived experience and performance of women's identities are largely...

    Published July 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  7. The Post-Soviet States

    Mapping the Politics of Transition

    By Graham Smith

    The collapse of the Soviet Union has engendered one of the most momentous and critical regional transformations of our tiomes through the formation and development of the post-Soviet states. This book explores the politics of post-Soviet transition and the problems which will continue to face these...

    Published July 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Urban Change and the European Left

    Tales from the New Barcelona

    By Donald McNeill

    Urban Change and the European Left looks at the way politicians and critics use the city to ground their political messages.The book explores local narratives of urban change through ethnography, biography, travelogue, and social history. Drawing on novels, architectural commentaries, urban plans,...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  9. American Cities and Technology

    Wilderness to Wired city

    By Gerrylynn K. Roberts, Philip Steadman

    Series: Cities and Technology

    Designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the American Cities and Technology textbook. Chronologically, this volume ranges from the earliest technological dimensions of Amerindian settlements to the 'wired city' concept of the 1960s and internet communications of the 1990s.Its...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Environment and Social Theory

    By John Barry

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Written in an accessible and jargon-free way, Environment and Social Theory examines: * the historical relationship between social theory and the environment *pre-Enlightenment and Enlightenment social theory and the environment * twentieth century social theory and the environment * economic...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge