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Forthcoming Political Geography Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 59 forthcoming new books in the subject of Political Geography — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Defining the Urban and Rural

    By Valentina Cattivelli

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    In recent years, new definitions of cities and countries and the regions within them have emerged. In particular, how a region comes to be considered as ‘rural’ or ‘urban’ or somewhere in between has been a subject of some debate. This has led to a drive to seek new territorial classification...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Mobilities and Foucault

    Edited by Katharina Manderscheid, Tim Schwanen, David Tyfield

    Although Foucault’s work has been employed and embraced enthusiastically by some ‘mobilities’ scholars, discussion across these two traditions to date has mostly been partial and unsystematic. Yet Foucault’s work can make critical contributions, for example, to thinking about governing mobilities...

    To Be Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Affective Tourism

    Dark routes in conflict

    By Dorina Maria Buda

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This book brings together, explores and expands socio-spatial affect, emotion and psychoanalytic drives in tourism for the first time. Affect is to be found in visceral intensities and resonances that circulate around and shape encounters between and amongst tourists, local tourism representatives...

    To Be Published May 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. On Schmitt and Space

    By Claudio Minca, Rory Rowan

    Series: Interventions

    This book represents the first comprehensive study of the influential German legal and political thinker Carl Schmitt’s spatial thought, offering the first systematic examination from a Geographic perspective of one of the most important political thinkers of the twentieth century. It charts the...

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Political Ecologies of Meat

    Edited by Jody Emel, Harvey Neo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Political Ecology

    Livestock production worldwide is increasing rapidly, in part due to economic growth and demand for meat in industrializing countries. Yet there are many concerns about the sustainability of increased meat production and consumption, from perspectives including human health, animal welfare, climate...

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Sustainable Development and Governance in Europe

    The Evolution of the Discourse on Sustainability

    Edited by Pamela M. Barnes, Thomas C. Hoerber

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book analyses the evolution of the sustainability discourse in the European Union, exploring the conditions necessary for sustainable development to move from a conceptual model into a model for action for strategic decision makers at all levels of governance. This book questions the extent...

    To Be Published June 6th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Post-Kyoto Climate Governance

    Confronting the Politics of Scale, Ideology and Knowledge

    By Asim Zia

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    In the midst of human-induced global climate change, powerful industrialized nations and rapidly industrializing nations are still heavily dependent on fossil fuels. Even if we arrive at a Hubbert’s peak for oil extraction in the 21st century, the availability of technologically recoverable coal...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Security of Sea Lanes of Communication in the Indian Ocean Region

    Edited by Dennis Rumley, Sanjay Chaturvedi, Mat Taib Yasin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 2007, this book focuses on the security of sea lanes of communication. It was a joint publication between the Maritime Institute of Malaysia (MIMA) and the Indian Ocean Research Group (IORG) and is an important book for three particular reasons. First, it takes a step forward in...

    To Be Published June 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Historical Geographies of Prisons

    Unlocking the Usable Carceral Past

    Edited by Karen Morin, Dominique Moran

    Series: Routledge Research in Historical Geography

    This is the first book to provide a comprehensive historical-geographical lens to the development and evolution of correctional institutions as a specific subset of carceral geographies. This book analyzes and critiques global practices of incarceration, regimes of punishment, and their...

    To Be Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge