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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 144 new and published books in the subject of Political Geography — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Water as a Catalyst for Peace

    Transboundary Water Management and Conflict Resolution

    By Ahmed Abukhater

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    Examining international water allocation policies in different parts of the world, this book suggests that they can be used as a platform to induce cooperation over larger political issues, ultimately settling conflicts. The main premise is that water can and should be used as a catalyst for peace...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  2. Critical Border Studies

    Broadening and Deepening the 'Lines in the Sand' Agenda

    Edited by Noel Parker, Nick Vaughan-Williams

    This edited collection formalises Critical Border Studies (CBS) as a distinctive approach within the interdisciplinary border studies literature. Although CBS represents a heterogeneous assemblage of thought, the hallmark of the approach is a basic dissatisfaction with the ‘Line in the Sand’...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Identity, Inequity and Inequality in India and China

    Governing Difference

    Edited by Ravinder Kaur, Ayo Wahlberg

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This volume explores how difference is constructed, manifested, mobilised and obscured in socially uneven societies, particularly those fuelled by neoliberal economic growth in the recent years. The book approaches difference as a double edged concept that allows one to make sense of the...

    Published July 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Voting and Migration Patterns in the U.S.

    By George Hawley

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    In recent years, political scientists and journalists have taken a great interest in the question of whether the American electorate is "sorting" into communities based on partisan affiliation. That is, there is concern that American communities are becoming increasingly politically homogenous and...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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...

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Progress in Political Geography (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Michael Pacione

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Since the 1970s, the field of political geography has undergone a significant transformation, where new methodologies have been implemented to investigate the exercise of the power of the state within the urban environment. First published in 1985, the essays in this collection addressed the...

    Published June 5th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Transformation of UN Conflict Management

    Producing images of genocide from Rwanda to Darfur and beyond

    By Touko Piiparinen

    Series: Routledge Research on International Organisations

    The world has vowed "Never again" in memory of the 800,000 Rwandans and other groups slaughtered by génocidaires. Yet, ever since the Holocaust, the international community has repeatedly betrayed its pledge, most notably in 1994 with regard to the Rwandan Tutsi, and again ten years later in Darfur...

    Published May 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Globalization and Transformations of Local Socioeconomic Practices

    Edited by Ulrike Schuerkens

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This innovative volume provides a comprehensive overview of the transformation of socio-economic practices in the global economy. The contributors offer analytical and comparative insights at the world level, with regard to the current socio-economic practices as well as an assessment of the...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Jewish-Arab City

    Spatio-politics in a mixed community

    By Haim Yacobi

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    Mixed city is a term widely used in Israel to describe areas occupied by both Jewish and Arab communities. In a critical examination of such cities, the author shows how a clear spatial and mental division exists between Arabs and Jews in Israel, and how the occurrence of such communities is both...

    Published February 26th 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    Published January 21st 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Self-Determination and Secession in Africa: The Post-Colonial State
    Edited by Redie Bereketeab
    To Be Published August 7th 2014
  2. The Politics of Carbon Markets
    Edited by Benjamin Stephan, Richard Lane
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  3. White Voters in 21st Century America
    By George Hawley
    To Be Published September 4th 2014
  4. The Underbelly of the Indian Boom
    Edited by Stuart Corbridge, Alpa Shah
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  5. Geographies of Globalization, 2nd Edition
    By Warwick E. Murray, John Overton
    To Be Published September 16th 2014

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