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Forthcoming Population Geography Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Demography of South Africa

    Advances and Emerging Issues

    Edited by Clifford O. Odimegwu, John Kekovole

    This edited collection investigates what progress has been made in the field of social demography in South Africa since the democratic dispensation in the country. Contributors offer a compilation of in-depth analytical studies of substantive, technical and contemporary issues in the South African...

    To Be Published April 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Urban Growth in Emerging Economies

    Lessons from the BRICS

    Edited by Gordon McGranahan, George Martine

    Along with globalization, urban transitions have been central in the southward shift in economic power towards the newly emerging economies. As this book shows, however, these transitions have not been painless, and it is important for the rest of the urbanizing world to learn from the mistakes. It...

    To Be Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Resource Accounting for Sustainability Assessment

    The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use

    Edited by Mario Giampietro, Richard J. Aspinall, Jesus Ramos-Martin, Sandra G. F. Bukkens

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Sustainability and Governance

    The demands placed on land, water, energy and other natural resources are exacerbated as the world population continues to increase together with the expectations of economic growth. This, combined with concerns over environmental change, presents a set of scientific, policy and management issues...

    To Be Published May 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. China on the Move

    Migration, the State, and the Household

    By C. Cindy Fan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    China on the Move offers a new and more thorough explanation of migration, which integrates knowledge from geography, population studies, sociology and politics; to help us understand the processes of social, political, and economic change associated with powerful migration streams so essential to...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. International Migration and Knowledge

    By Allan Williams, Vladimir Baláž

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Two unconnected but important recent academic and policy debates have focussed on the idea of the knowledge-based economy and the economic consequences of increasing international migration. This book challenges pre-conceived views on the debates and argues the need to understand that all migrants...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Migration Theory

    Talking across Disciplines, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Caroline B. Brettell, James F. Hollifield

    During the last decade the issue of migration has increased in global prominence and has caused controversy among the host countries around the world. Continuing their interdisciplinary approach, editors Caroline Brettell and James Hollifield have included revised essays from the previous...

    To Be Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Migration, Risk and Uncertainty

    By Allan M. Williams, Vladimír Baláž

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Migration is one of the driving forces of economic and social change in the modern world. It is both informed by risk and a generator of risk, whether for individuals, households, communities or societies. Although the relationship between migration and risk is widely acknowledged, it has long...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Asian Migrations

    By Anthony J. Fielding

    This textbook describes and explains the complex reality of contemporary internal and international migrations in East and Southeast Asia. Taking an interdisciplinary approach; Anthony J. Fielding combines theoretical debate and detailed empirical analysis to provide students with an understanding...

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Global Development and Social Justice

    A Propositional Political Approach

    By Ann El Khoury

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Are there existing alternatives to corporate globalisation? What are the prospects for and commonalities between communities and movements such as Occupy, the World Social Forum and alternative economies? This book advances the proposition that another world is not only possible, but already...

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Migration, Land and Livelihooods

    Creating Alternative Modernities in the Pacific

    Edited by George Curry, Gina Koczberski, John Connell

    This book critically and succinctly examines recent changes in land ownership, mobility and livelihoods in various Pacific island states, from East Timor to the Solomon Islands, where climate change, environmental change (including hazards of various origins), population growth and urbanization...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge