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  1. Home Territories

    Media, Mobility and Identity

    By David Morley

    Series: Comedia

    Home Territories examines how traditional ideas of home, homeland and nation have been destabilised both by new patterns of migration and by new communication technologies which routinely transgress the symbolic boundaries around both the private household and the nation state. David Morley...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Animal Spaces, Beastly Places

    By Chris Philo, Chris Wilbert

    Series: Critical Geographies

    Animal Spaces, Beastly Places examines how animals interact and relate with people in different ways. Using a comprehensive range of examples, which include feral cats and wild wolves, to domestic animals and intensively farmed cattle, the contributors explore the complex relations in which humans...

    Published July 10th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Sex Work in Southeast Asia

    The Place of Desire in a Time of AIDS

    By Lisa Law

    Series: Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

    Southeast Asian sex workers are stereotypically understood as passive victims of the political economy, and submissive to western men. The advent of HIV/AIDS only compounds this image. Sex Work in Southeast Asia is a cultural critique of HIV/AIDS prevention programmes targetting sex tourism...

    Published June 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  4. City A-Z

    Urban Fragments

    Edited by Steve Pile, Nigel Thrift

    Featuring a fantastic line up of contributors, The City A-Z introduces students to a refreshingly new way of thinking about and understanding cities and urban life. Specially comissioned short entries capture moments of the city, constantly surprising the reader with entries ranging from poetry to...

    Published June 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  5. 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 18th 2000 by Routledge

  6. 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 27th 2000 by Routledge

  7. 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 27th 2000 by Routledge

  8. 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 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  9. 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 25th 1999 by Routledge

  10. 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 14th 1999 by Routledge