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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. American Cities and Technology

    Wilderness to Wired city

    By Gerrylynn K. Roberts, Philip Steadman

    Series: Cities and Technology

    Designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the American Cities and Technology textbook. Chronologically, this volume ranges from the earliest technological dimensions of Amerindian settlements to the 'wired city' concept of the 1960s and internet communications of the 1990s.Its...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  9. Encyclopedia of World Cities

    Edited by Immanuel Ness

    This encyclopedia, in A-Z format, has as its subject those cities that are the most important to the world in terms of their cultural, historic, economic, demographic or political significance: some 150 world cities are included. City profiles focus on areas such as economy, demographics, labour,...

    Published May 31st 1999 by Routledge

  10. Social Town Planning

    Edited by Clara Greed

    Many issues such as access for the disabled, childcare facilities, environmental matters, and ethnic minority issues are excluded from town planning considerations by planning authorities. This book introduces the concept of `social town planning' to integrate planning policy and practices with the...

    Published May 12th 1999 by Routledge