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  1. Children's Geographies

    Playing, Living, Learning

    Edited by Sarah L. Holloway, Gill Valentine

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Children's Geographies is an overview of a rapidly expanding area of cutting edge research. Drawing on original research and extensive case studies in Europe, North and South America, Africa and Asia, the book analyses children's experiences of playing, living and learning.The diverse case studies...

    Published May 17th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Third World Cities

    2nd Edition

    By the late David W. Drakakis-Smith

    Series: Routledge Perspectives on Development

    This imformative book is a thoroughly revised and updated edition of the classic introduction to urbanization in developing areas. Using case studies of cities drawn from around the world, including Bangkok, Delhi, Manila, Mexico City, Singapore and cities in Zimbabwe, this key text confronts...

    Published April 26th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Middle East

    Geography and Geopolitics, 8th Edition

    By Ewan Anderson

    Middle East is a lively and much-needed update of a well-respected work. Based on W. B. Fisher's book of the same name published in 1978, Anderson provides a comprehensive account of the physical geography which has been so instrumental to the make-up of the geopolitics of the region. The book also...

    Published April 26th 2000 by Routledge

  4. De-Centering Sexualities

    Edited by Richard Phillips, David Shuttleton, Diane Watt

    Series: Critical Geographies

    This book of critical rural geography breaks new ground by drawing attention to sex and sexualities outside the metropolis. It explores sexualities and sexual experiences in a variety of rural and marginal spaces with international contributions from a wide range of disciplines. These include:...

    Published December 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  5. Migration, Globalisation and Human Security

    Edited by David T. Graham, Nana K. Poku

    Series: Routledge Research in Population and Migration

    Migration, Globalisation and Human Security looks at a range of security and human security issues related to the displacement of civilian populations and shows how the tenuous existence of migrants can lead to a myriad of human security threats. Providing major theoretical analyses of recent...

    Published November 24th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Consuming Cities

    The Urban Environment in the Global Economy after Rio

    By Ingemar Elander, Brendan Gleeson, Rolf Lidskog, Nicholas Low

    This book is about cities as engines of consumption of the world's environment, and the spread of policies to reduce their impact. It looks at these issues by examining the impact of the Rio Declaration and assesses the extent to which it has made a difference. Consuming Cities examines this...

    Published October 13th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Entanglements of Power

    Geographies of Domination/Resistance

    By Ronan Paddison, Chris Philo, Paul Routledge, Joanne Sharp

    Series: Critical Geographies

    This book argues that practices of resistance cannot be separated from practices of domination, and that they are always entangled in some configuration. They are inextricably linked, such that one always bears at least a trace of the other that contaminates or subverts it.The team of...

    Published September 29th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Migration and Gender in the Developed World

    Edited by Paul Boyle, Keith Halfacree

    Series: Routledge Research in Population and Migration

    The subject of migration has traditionally been analysed through the lens of economic factors. The importance of adopting a gender sensitive perspective to academic work is now generally appreciated. Migration and Gender in the Developed World contains chapters from a diverse range of leading...

    Published September 1st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Clubbing

    Dancing, Ecstasy, Vitality

    By Ben Malbon

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Clubbing explores the cultures and spaces of clubbing. Divided into three sections: Beginnings, The Night Out and Reflections, Clubbing includes first-hand accounts of clubbing experiences, framing these accounts within the relevant research and a review of clubbing in late-1990s Britain.Malbon...

    Published August 25th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Urban Change and the European Left

    Tales from the New Barcelona

    By Donald McNeill

    Urban Change and the European Left looks at the way politicians and critics use the city to ground their political messages.The book explores local narratives of urban change through ethnography, biography, travelogue, and social history. Drawing on novels, architectural commentaries, urban plans,...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge