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Forthcoming Social Geography Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Environmental Justice in Sustainable Cities

    Insights from Agent-Based Modeling

    By Heather E. Campbell, Yushim Kim, Adam M. Eckerd

    Series: Routledge Studies in Public Administration and Environmental Sustainability

    As the study of environmental policy and justice becomes increasingly significant in today’s global climate, standard statistical approaches to gathering data have become less helpful at generating new insights and possibilities. None of the conventional frameworks easily allow for the empirical...

    To Be Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Social Movements

    By Greg Martin

    This book offers a new and fresh approach to understanding social movements. It provides interdisciplinary perspectives on social and cultural protest and contentious politics. It considers major theories and concepts, which are presented in an accessible and engaging format. Historical and...

    To Be Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Indian Ocean Research Volumes

    By Dennis Rumley, Sanjay Chaturvedi

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    To Be Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Glasgow

    The Socio-spatial Development of the City

    By Michael Pacione

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1995, this book employs a historical-geographical approach to illuminate the interaction between the multifarious social and spatial forces which have conditioned the processes and patterns of urban growth and change over time in Scotland’s principle city. The book is organised...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Urban Landscapes

    International Perspectives

    Edited by P. J. Larkham, J. W. R. Whitehand

    Taking a multidisciplinary approach this addresses the academic and practical issues concerning the present and future of the built environment, arguing for its enlightened management in the future of our present-day environment....

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Technopoles of the World

    The Making of 21st Century Industrial Complexes

    By Manuel Castells

    Technopoles - planned centres for the promotion for high- technology industry - have become a key feature of national economic development worldwide. Created out of a technological revolution, the formation of the global economy and the emergence of a new form of economic production and management,...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Everyday Lives in the Global City

    The Delinking of Locale and Milieu

    By Jörg Dürrschmidt

    Rejecting simplifying notions of globalisation as a macro-economic force, this book provides a grounded picture of the various ways in which people's biographies are tied up with the global cultural economy. The main argument of the book is that the globalisation of lives is experienced by people...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Science of Crime Measurement

    Issues for Spatially-Referenced Crime Data

    By Martin A. Andresen

    Crime statistics are ubiquitous in modern society – but how accurate are they? This book investigates the science of crime measurement focussing on four main questions: how do we count crime? How do we calculate crime rates? Are there other measurements of crime? What are the issues surrounding...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge