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Forthcoming Historical Geography Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Animal Housing and Human-Animal Relations

    Politics, Practices and Infrastructures

    Edited by Kristian Bjørkdahl, Tone Druglitrø

    Series: Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

    This book provides an in-depth investigation into the practices of animal housing systems with international contributions from across the humanities and social sciences. The physical infrastructures of animal housing are part of a much broader sociocultural and political infrastructure, where the...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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....

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Drinking Water: A Socio-economic Analysis of Historical and Societal Variation

    By Mark Harvey

    In this fascinating and challenging work, the author analyses the way water for drinking is produced, distributed, owned, acquired, and consumed in contrasting ways in different settings. From the taken-for-granted, all-purpose water, flowing out of taps in advanced economies to extreme...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Geography of United States Poverty

    Patterns of Deprivation, 1980-1990

    By Wendy Shaw

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    Until this book was originally published in 1996 there had been little detailed research concerning the geographic location of the poor in America. The book examines the spatial distribution of the poor within the US and discusses the general characteristics of the poverty population. It explores...

    To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Geographer at Work

    By Peter Gould

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    This book charts the developments in the discipline of geography from the 1950s to the 1980s, examining how geography now connects with urban, regional and national planning, and impacts on areas such as medicine, transport, agricultural development and electoral reform. The book also discusses how...

    To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Geography of Defence

    Edited by Michael Bateman, Raymond Riley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    Defence against military attack has had a considerable geographical impact. Urban morphology frequently owes more to the defence function than to any other, whilst local, regional and national economies are often intricately dependent on defence expenditure. It is also clear that the social...

    To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Gaelic Scotland

    The Transformation of a Culture Region

    By Charles W J Withers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    This book, originally published in 1988, examines the Highlands and Islands of Scotland over several centuries and charts their cultural transformation from a separate region into one where the processes of anglicisation have largely succeeded. It analyses the many aspects of change including the...

    To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Rural Settlement in an Urban World

    By Michael Bunce

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    Originally published in 1982, this book emphasizes the continued significance and distinctiveness of rural settlement, while at the same time recognizing the great changes of recent decades. The early chapters review the field of rural study and trace the evolution of man-land relationships in the...

    To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Nation, State and Territory

    A Political Geography

    By Roy E H Mellor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    This detailed analysis, originally published in 1989 studies the relationship between nation, state and territory. It explores the evolution of nations and the development of the state idea. Consideration is given to the frontier, s the interface between states, the influence of defence...

    To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Geography in the Twentieth Century

    A Study of Growth, Fields, Techniques, Aims and Trends

    Edited by Griffith Taylor

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title, first published in 1951, examines the growth, fields, techniques, aims and trends of geography at the time. The book is divided into three parts, of which the first deals with the evolution of geography and its philosophical basis. The second is concerned with studies of special...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge