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New and Published Books

  1. Want, Waste or War?

    The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water and Minerals

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Raimund Bleischwitz, Tim Boersma, Corey Johnson, Geoffrey Kemp, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In addition to environmental change, the structure and trends of global politics and the economy are also changing as more countries join the ranks of the world’s largest economies with their resource-intensive patterns. The nexus approach, conceptualized as attention to resource connections and...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Governing Transboundary Waters

    Canada, the United States, and Indigenous communities

    By Emma S. Norman

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    With almost the entire world’s water basins crossing political borders of some kind, understanding how to cooperate with one’s neighbor is of global relevance. For Indigenous communities, whose traditional homelands may predate and challenge the current borders, and whose relationship to water...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal

    Partnerships in Action

    By Rory Shand

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Southeast Asia (Routledge Revivals)

    A Region in Transition

    By Jonathan Rigg

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Southeast Asia: A Region in Transition, first published in 1991, is a contemporary human geography of the ‘market’ economies of the region usually defined by membership of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Organized thematically, the chapters deal with the environment and...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    From votes to strikes to street violence, politics is intrinsically geographical. Many of the books in this set, originally published between 1964 and 1990, illustrate that the social contexts provided by localities are crucial in defining distinctive political identities and subsequent...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Nationalism, Self-Determination and Political Geography (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by R. J. Johnston, David Knight, Eleonore Kofman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This book explores the place of nationalism in the modern world. It looks at the relationships between nationalism, politics and states, explores the rise of minority national movements and the problems they cause, and discusses the problems of national integration in particular countries. It...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Developments in Electoral Geography (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Ron Johnston, Fred M. Shelley, Peter J. Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    The essays in this collection show how electoral geography has shifted from empiricist activity towards a closer involvement with the wider issues addressed by social scientists. They illustrate the potential contributions that electoral geographers can make towards the understanding of global,...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Geography of Border Landscapes (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Dennis Rumley, Julian V. Minghi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This volume is about border landscapes, with emphasis on the varying impact that political decision-making and ideological differences can have on the environment at border locations, for example. This volume by political-geography experts from across the globe provides important insights...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Modernization, Urbanization and Development in Latin America, 1900s - 2000s

    By Arturo Almandoz

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    In this book Arturo Almandoz places the major episodes of Latin America’s twentieth and early twenty-first century urban history within the changing relationship between industrialization and urbanization, modernization and development. This relationship began in the early twentieth century, when...

    Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Ethnic Relations in Post-Soviet Russia

    Russians and Non-Russians in the North Caucasus

    By Andrew Foxall

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    While the collapse of communism in Russia was relatively peaceful, ethnic relations have been deteriorating since then. This deterioration poses a threat to the functioning of the Russian state and is a major obstacle to its future development. Analysing ethnic relations in the North Caucasus, this...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge