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  1. Political Geography

    World-economy, Nation-state and Locality, 6th Edition

    By Colin Flint, Peter J Taylor

    We live in a rapidly changing world in which politics is becoming both more and less predictable at the same time: this makes political geography a particularly exciting topic to study. To make sense of the continuities and disruptions within this political world requires a strongly...

    Published July 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Tourism and Tibetan Culture in Transition

    A Place called Shangrila

    By Ashild Kolas

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This book explores the relationship between tourism, culture and ethnic identity in Tibet in , focusing in particular on Shangrila, a Tibetan region in Southwest China, to show how local ‘Tibetan culture’ is reconstructed as a marketable commodity for tourists. It analyses the socio-economic...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Memory and Pluralism in the Baltic States

    Edited by Eva-Clarita Pettai

    Memories, both in individual and collective form, still have a significant impact on how people relate to political processes in Europe today. While much has been written about top-down attempts by states and political actors to mould people’s memories of the past through public commemoration,...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Young People, Border Spaces and Revolutionary Imaginations

    Edited by Stuart Aitken, Fernando Bosco, Thomas Herman, Kate Swanson

    Drawing from discussions that pulled together child researchers working near the borders of Mexico, the United States and Canada, this book explores how material and metaphoric borders give way to young people's experimentations with cultural, social and political change. The contributors...

    Published May 12th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Korean Workers and Neoliberal Globalization

    By Kevin Gray

    Series: Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

    One of the most remarkable aspects of South Korea’s transition from impoverished post-colonial nation to fully-fledged industrialized democracy has been the growth of its independent and dynamic labour movement. Korean Workers and Neoliberal Globalisation examines current trends and transformations...

    Published May 10th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Sustainability and Security within Liberal Societies

    Learning to Live with the Future

    Edited by Stephen Gough, Andrew Stables

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Much of the world will be living in broadly "liberal" societies for the foreseeable future. Sustainability and security, however defined, must therefore be considered in the context of such societies, yet there is very little significant literature that does so. Indeed, much ecologically-oriented...

    Published May 6th 2011 by Routledge

  7. China's Embedded Activism

    Opportunities and constraints of a social movement

    Edited by Peter Ho, Richard Edmonds

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    In recent years China has been remarkable in achieving extraordinary economic transformation, yet without fundamental political change. To many observers this would seem to imply a weakness in Chinese civil society. However, though the idea of democracy as multitudes of citizens taking to the...

    Published March 24th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Caucasus - An Introduction

    By Frederik Coene

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    The Caucasus is one of the most complicated regions in the world: with many different peoples and political units, differing religious allegiances, and frequent conflicts, and where historically major world powers have clashed with each other. Until now there has been no single book for those...

    Published March 24th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Measurement of Wool Fibre Properties and their Effect on Worsted Processing Performance and Product Quality

    Part 1: The Objective Measurement of Wool Fibre Properties

    Edited by Anton F. Botha, Lawrance Hunter

    A critical and comprehensive examination of the origination and application of developments in the textile industry and its products, this book provides one of the only state-of-the-science reviews carried out in recent years. It covers the measurement of wool fiber properties, specifically those...

    Published March 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Geotextiles

    Production, Properties and Performance

    Edited by Amit Rawal, Tahir Shah, Subhash Anand

    The monograph critically reviews most commonly used geotextile structures, their properties and performance characteristics. In general, both natural and synthetic fibres are used for the production of geotextiles, and the advantages and disadvantages of each type of fibre are discussed for various...

    Published October 6th 2010 by CRC Press