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  1. Water Policy Processes in India

    Discourses of Power and Resistance

    By Vandana Asthana

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    The privatization of water is a keenly contested issue in an economically-liberalizing India. Since the 1990s, large social groups across India's diverse and disparate peoples have been re-negotiating their cultural relationships with each other as to whether they support or oppose...

    Published March 28th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Creative Regions

    Technology, Culture and Knowledge Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Philip Cooke, Dafna Schwartz

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This unique book focuses on regional creativity, analysing the different factors that can affect creativity and innovation process within regions in the knowledge economy. Approaching creativity from technological, organizational and regional viewpoints, it attempts to break down the influence of...

    Published March 13th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Surviving Dictatorship

    A Work of Visual Sociology

    By Jacqueline Adams

    Series: Contemporary Sociological Perspectives

    Written as a book for undergraduate students as well as scholars, Surviving Dictatorship is a work of visual sociology and oral history, and a case study that communicates the lived experience of poverty, repression, and resistance in an authoritarian society: Pinochet’s Chile. It focuses on...

    Published March 6th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The International Migration of Health Workers

    Edited by John Connell

    Series: Routledge Research in Population and Migration

    This volume provides the first detailed overview of the growing phenomenon of the international migration of skilled health workers. The contributors focus on who migrates, why they migrate, what the outcomes are for them and their extended families, what their experiences in the workforce are, and...

    Published February 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  5. Geographies of Peace and Armed Conflict

    Edited by Audrey Kobayashi

    This collection addresses the impact of armed conflict and explores pathways to peace across the world. Topics range from geopolitics to the effects of armed conflict on the environment, resources, health, children, and transnational migration. Others explore the social processes involved in...

    Published February 20th 2012 by Routledge

  6. An Anatomy of Sprawl

    Planning and Politics in Britain

    By Nicholas A. Phelps

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    Despite the combined efforts of British planners, politicians, the public and interest groups, the ‘Solent City’ stands as one of a number of instances of a peculiar instance of urban sprawl – muted, and slow to emerge – yet produced paradoxically by very strong interests in promoting conservation...

    Published February 14th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Turkish Immigrants in Western Europe and North America

    Immigration and Political Mobilization

    Edited by Sebnem Koser Akcapar

    Public and even scholarly debates usually focus on the integration problems of Muslim immigrants at the cost of overlooking the role of the growing number of migrant organizations in establishing a crucial link among immigrants themselves, as well as between them and their countries of origin and...

    Published February 6th 2012 by Routledge

  8. TTPR 43.3

    Edited by VARIOUS

    First published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Territories

    The Claiming of Space

    By David Storey

    Politics and political relationships underpin the world we live in. From the division of the earth’s surface into separate states to the placement of ‘keep out’ signs, territorial strategies to control geographic space can be used to assert, maintain or resist power and as a force for oppression or...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Introduction to Geopolitics

    2nd Edition

    By Colin Flint

    This clear and concise introductory textbook guides students through their first engagement with geopolitics. It offers a clear framework for understanding contemporary conflicts by showing how geography provides opportunities and limits upon the actions of countries, national groups, and terrorist...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Making Political Ecology
    By Rod Neumann
    To Be Published April 29th 2014
  2. The Power of Cities in International Relations
    Edited by Simon Curtis
    To Be Published May 5th 2014
  3. Making Population Geography
    By Adrian Bailey
    To Be Published May 18th 2014
  4. Planning Across Borders in a Climate of Change
    Edited by Wendy Steele, Tooran Alizadeh, Leila Eslami-Andargoli, Silvia Serrao-Neumann
    To Be Published May 21st 2014
  5. Geopolitics: An Introductory Reader
    Edited by Jason Dittmer, Jo Sharp
    To Be Published May 29th 2014

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