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  1. Routledge Library Editions: Social & Cultural Geography

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Social and Cultural Geography

    Re-issuing books originally published between 1969 and 1990 this set of 15 volumes gives a 20 year perspective on the development of the discipline of social geography. The books emphasize the increasingly important contribution of geographical theory to the understanding of social change, values,...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Makers of Modern Geography (RLE Social & Cultural Geography)

    By Robert E. Dickinson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Social and Cultural Geography

    This book examines the works of the outstanding makers of modern geography and demonstrates the consistency of idea and purpose in their work. Geography as an explicitly defined field of knowledge is more than two thousand years old, but as a university subject, geography is only 150 years old, and...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Geography of Crime (RLE Social & Cultural Geography)

    Edited by David J. Evans, David T. Herbert

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Social and Cultural Geography

    This book presents original research into contemporary geographical aspects of the study of crime. The contributors, drawn from different disciplines within the social sciences and from various countries, give a review of the subject which provides a valuable insight into the geography of crime....

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Power of Place (RLE Social & Cultural Geography)

    Bringing Together Geographical and Sociological Imaginations

    Edited by John A. Agnew, James S Duncan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social and Cultural Geography

    Reflecting the revival of interest in a social theory that takes place and space seriously, this book focuses on geographical place in the practice of social science and history. There is significant interest among scholars from a range of disciplines in bringing together the geographical and...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Geography Since the Second World War (RLE Social & Cultural Geography)

    Edited by Ron Johnston, Paul Claval

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social and Cultural Geography

    The discipline of geography has undergone much change and growth in recent years. With growth has come diversity. Before 1945 there were differences between countries in the emphases on subject matter and research approach, although these were all related closely to three main ‘models’ – French,...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Power of Geography (RLE Social & Cultural Geography)

    How Territory Shapes Social Life

    Edited by Jennifer Wolch, Michael Dear

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social and Cultural Geography

    This book illuminates the profound influence of geography on everyday life. Concentrating on the realm of social reproduction – gender, family, education, culture and tradition, race, ethnicity the contributors provide both an articulation of a theory of territory and reproduction and concrete...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Contemporary Issues in Cultural Heritage Tourism

    Edited by Jamie Kaminski, Angela M Benson, David Arnold

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    The perceived quality of a destination’s cultural offering has long been a significant factor in determining tourist choices of destination. More recently, the need to present touristic offerings that include cultural experiences and heritage has become widely recognised, that this aspect of...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Street Art, Public City

    Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination

    By Alison Young

    What is street art? Who is the street artist? Why is street art a crime? Since the late 1990s, a distinctive cultural practice has emerged in many cities: street art, involving the placement of uncommissioned artworks in public places. Sometimes regarded as a variant of graffiti, sometimes called...

    Published November 18th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Heritage Tourism

    By Hyung Yu Park

    Heritage tourism has become an increasingly significant component of the global tourism industry, particularly in countries striving to diversify away from sea, sand and sun. This growth has had profound influences on the presentation and representation of both tangible and intangible heritage...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Historical Tales and National Identity

    An introduction to narrative social psychology

    By János László

    Social psychologists argue that people’s past weighs on their present. Consistent with this view, Historical Tales and National Identity outlines a theory and a methodology which provide tools for better understanding the relation between the present psychological condition of a society and...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge