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  1. Human Ecology

    Edited by Markus Nauser, Dieter Steiner

    We face an environmental catastrophe of global proportions. The ecological rationality of modern society, and of science in particular, is in question. Science still responds to crises at the level of technocratic expertise, and still treats society as an adaptive system. By bringing together a...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Landscapes of Globalization

    Human Geographies of Economic Change in the Philippines

    By Philip F. Kelly

    Series: Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

    In this critical and sophisticated analysis, Philip F. Kelly challenges the conventional definition of globalization as an irresistible and inevitable force to which societies must succumb. By tracing the consequences of global economic integration in the Philippines, he argues that global...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Facadism

    By Jonathan Richards

    Facadism - the preservation of historic facades, the creation of facsimiles in front of new buildings and the decorative exercises of postmodernism - is accused of destroying architectural innovation, of divorcing the interior and exterior of buildings and of reducing townscapes to theatre sets....

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Rights

    Critical Perspectives

    By Chris Miller

    Environmental Rights offers new perspectives on contemporary debates over rights and environmental issues. It draws on key theories of contemporary philosophers and jurists and case reports from decisions in English, European and US courts. It also examines recent developments within environmental...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Politics of Migration

    A Survey

    Edited by Barbara Marshall

    Series: Europa Politics of ... series

    The Politics of Migration presents key information and analysis of this major topic, currently to be found at the forefront of world affairs. This unbiased survey is of interest to students, academics, business people and general researchers. The first section consists of essays written by a...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Travels in Persia

    1627-1629

    By Thomas Herbert

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Travels in Tartary Thibet and China, Volume Two

    1844-1846

    By Gabet, Huc

    'To read it is like seeing the scenes described' Evening Standard'One of the world's best travel books' Spectator 'The work remains a classic worthy of reproduction' The Times Published to critical acclaim and well known for many years afterwards this account of the journey across Mongolia to Lhasa...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Travels in India, Ceylon and Borneo

    By Captain Basil Hall

    First published in 1931.'Hall is the ideal travel-writer. He never wearies his readers, but makes them love him.' Times Literary SupplementBasil Hall's Fragments of Voyages and Travels originally appeared in nine volumes. Miscellaneous in their topics, and arranged without any order the volumes...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Himalayan Perceptions

    Environmental Change and the Well-Being of Mountain Peoples

    By Jack Ives

    In the 1970s and 1980s many institutions, agencies and scholars believed that the Himalayan region was facing severe environmental disaster, due primarily to rapid growth in population that has caused extensive deforestation, which in turn has led to massive landsliding and soil erosion. This...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Economic Geography

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen, Helen Lawton-Smith

    The impact of economic geography both within and beyond the wider field of geography has been constrained in the past by its own limitations. Drawing together the work of several eminent geographers this superb collection assesses the current state of knowledge in the sub discipline and its...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge