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  1. Ecosystems

    A Functional Approach

    By Gordon Dickinson, Kevin Murphy

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environmental Science

    Ecosystems introduces the basic concepts and processes in the ecosystem and explores its role in solving environmental problems. Examining the development of the ecosystem concept, the book explains how ecosystems function and analyzes the complex interactions between life and its physical...

    Published November 27th 1997 by Routledge

  2. The Economics of Tourism

    By M. Thea Sinclair, Mike Stabler

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    Makes a key contribution from an economic standpoint to the understanding of tourism. Examining such issues as how tourism firms operate in national and global contexts, the effects of tourism on destination areas, the demand for tourism, and the interaction between tourism and natural environments...

    Published November 20th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Globalising Food

    Agrarian Questions and Global Restructuring

    Edited by David Goodman, Michael Watts

    In an increasingly global world, societies are being provisioned from a bewildering array of sources as new countries and new food commodities are drawn into international markets. Globalising Food provides an innovative contribution to the area of political economy of agriculture, food and...

    Published October 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  4. Techniques in Human Geography

    By Jim Lindsay

    The first concise guide to the purposeful use of techniques in human geography. Examining key techniques in detail - survey and qualitative, numerical, spatial and computer-based - the book draws on important case studies, such as the decennial census, to illustrate applications. The importance of...

    Published October 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  5. Climates and Weather Explained Instructors Resource Pack

    By Bart Geerts, Edward Linacre

    Climates and Weather Explained integrates climatology and meteorology to present a comprehensive introduction to the study of the atmosphere. Clear explanations of basic principles, concepts and processes are supported by a wealth of highly informative illustrations and a vast array of case studies...

    Published October 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  6. Women's Lifeworlds

    Women's Narratives on Shaping their Realities

    Edited by Edith Sizoo

    Women's Lifeworlds explores the diversity and complexity of women's perceptions and reactions to their own 'lifeworlds' in their own words. Examining the changing meaning of 'place' in women's lives over time and across space, this book questions how women face, negotiate and shape the social space...

    Published October 16th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Tourism, Development and Growth

    The Challenge of Sustainability

    Edited by John J. Pigram, Salah Wahab

    Distinguishing between sustainable development and sustainable tourism, the authors examine whether and in what, form, tourism can contribute to sustainable development and growth. Focusing on differenct types of tourism appropriate to particular situations, the team of leading contributors draw on...

    Published October 9th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Glacial Analysis

    An Interactive Introduction

    By Jane Hart, Kirk Martinez

    Glacial Analysis is an innovative, interactive learning CD-ROM. Basic concepts in glaciology and glacial environment are introduced before detailed explanation of the main techniques for analysis of glacial sediments. Specific sections cover till types, till fabric analysis and how folds and fabric...

    Published September 25th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Dams as Aid

    By Anne Usher

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    Dams As Aid brings together key issues in the aid/environment/development debate. Through her examination of dams, Usher sheds light on wider issues of the political economy of aid. Detailed analysis of dams and aid case studies are included, particularly on Nordic dams which provide most graphic...

    Published August 21st 1997 by Routledge

  10. The Badlands of Modernity

    Heterotopia and Social Ordering

    By Kevin Hetherington

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    The Badlands of Modernity offers a wide ranging and original interpretation of modernity as it emerged during the eighteenth century through an analysis of some of the most important social spaces. Drawing on Foucault's analysis of heterotopia, or spaces of alternate ordering, the book argues that...

    Published August 21st 1997 by Routledge