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  1. Mediterranean Ecogeography

    By Harriett Allen

    Series: Ecogeography Series

    A core textbook series that aims to provide students with accessible, up-to-date accounts of Ecogeography - the marriage of ecology with geography - in the primary terrestrial and marine environments. This is the first book in the series on Mediterranean Ecogeography. Biological diversity in the...

    Published December 27th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Understanding the Oceans

    A Century of Ocean Exploration

    Edited by Dr Margaret Deacon, Margaret Deacon, Tony Rice, Colin Summerhayes

    Understanding the Oceans brings together an internationally distinguished group of authors to explore the enormous advances in marine science made since the voyage of HMS Challenger a century ago. The book draws inspiration from the seminal contributions stemming from that voyage, and individual...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Global City Regions

    Their Emerging Forms

    Edited by Gary Hack, Roger Simmonds

    A unique comparative study based on funded research, of eleven city regions across three continents looking at changes over the last 30 years. Detailed changes in land use are presented here with series of maps prepared especially for the study. The socio-economic and physical forms of city...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Routledge

  4. The Sociology of Energy, Buildings and the Environment

    Constructing Knowledge, Designing Practice

    By Simon Guy, Elizabeth Shove

    Bringing the social sciences to the heart of environmental debate, this book demonstrates the relevance of sociological analysis for environmentally critical issues like energy consumption. Focusing on energy efficiency and the built environment, the authors take a critical look at the production...

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Knowledge, Space, Economy

    Edited by John Bryson, Peter Daniels, Nick Henry, Jane Pollard

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Gender and International Migration in Europe

    Employment, Welfare and Politics

    By Eleonore Kofman, Annie Phizacklea, Parvati Raghuram, Rosemary Sales

    Gender and International Migration in Europe is a unique work which introduces a gender dimension into theories of contemporary migrations. As the European Union seeks to extend equal opportunities, increasingly restrictionist immigration policies and the persistence of racism, deny autonomy and...

    Published December 6th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Healthy Urban Planning

    By Hugh Barton, Catherine Tsourou

    Healthy Urban Planning aims to refocus urban planners on the implications of their work for human health and well-being. If many of the problems faced in cities are to be resolved, improving health will be the fundamental goal of urban planners. Poor housing, poverty, stress, pollution, and lack of...

    Published November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Coastal Systems

    By Simon Haslett

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environmental Science

    Coastal Systems offers a concise introduction to the processes, landforms, ecosystems, and management of coasts. Each chapter is illustrated and includes topical case studies from around the world such as:* Tsunami's in Papua New Guinea* cliff collapse in Southern England* the Great Barrier Reef*...

    Published November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  9. People and Place

    The Extraordinary Geographies of Everyday Life

    By Lewis Holloway, Phil Hubbard

    An innovative introduction to Human Geography, exploring different ways of studying the relationships between people and place, and putting people at the centre of human geography. The book covers behavioural, humanistic and cultural traditions, showing how these can lead to a nuanced understanding...

    Published November 14th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Everyday Lives in the Global City

    The Delinking of Locale and Milieu

    By Jörg Dürrschmidt

    Rejecting simplifying notions of globalisation as a macro-economic force, this book provides a grounded picture of the various ways in which people's biographies are tied up with the global cultural economy. The main argument of the book is that the globalisation of lives is experienced by people...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge