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  1. New and Featured Titles in Physical Geography

    Take a look at some of our new and featured titles in Physical Geography.

  2. New Titles in Development Studies

    Take a look at some of our new and featured titles in Development Studies.

  3. Sustainable Urban Development Reader

    3rd Edition
    Edited by Stephen M. Wheeler and Timothy Beatley

     Building on the success of its second edition, the third edition of the Sustainable Urban Development Reader provides a generous selection of classic and contemporary readings giving a broad introduction to this topic. It begins by tracing the roots of the sustainable development concept in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, before presenting readings on a number of dimensions of the sustainability concept. Read more...

  4. Planning to Sprawl

    Erica Schoenberger, the author of Nature, Choice and Social Power, recently wrote an article based in part on the same themes of her book, which addresses how we should understand our responsibility to the environment and to each other as individuals within a large and impersonal system.  You can read the full article here, share your views and join the lively conversation!

  5. New and Featured Titles in Human Geography

    Take a look at some of our new and featured titles in Human Geography.

  6. Geographies of Globalization

    2nd Edition
    By Warwick E. Murray and John Overton 

    Geographies of Globalization 2nd edition offers an animated and fully-updated exposition of the geographical impacts of globalization and the contribution of human geography to studies and debates in this area. Energetic and engaging, this book... Read more...

  7. Tourism Geography

    Critical Understandings of Place, Space and Experience, 3rd Edition
    By Stephen Williams and Alan A. Lew 

    This third edition of Tourism Geography: critical understandings of place, space and experience presents an essential understanding of critical perspectives on how tourism places and spaces are created and maintained. Drawing on the holistic nature of geography a range of social science disciplinary views are presented, including both historical and contemporary perspectives. Fundamentally, however, the book strives... Read more...

  8. Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography Collection

    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 political activities. Below are a list of books currently in the collection.

    Place and Politics,  Money and Votes,   Politics, Geography and Social Stratification,   The Geography of English Politics,   Nationalism, Self-Determination and Political Geography,   Developments in Electoral Geography,   Geopolitics ,   The Geography of Warfare,   Essays in Political Geography

    Click here to recommend the whole collection to your library today

    For more infromation about Routledge Library Editions click here 

  9. New in Paperback - The Routledge Handbook of Urban Ecology

    "This valuable collection of essays will provide a benchmark in urban ecology for many years to come. This book is a superb resource for researchers and students who wish to home in on a topic, learn what there is to know, and perhaps carry on further investigations ... " Summing up: Essential. All readership levels." —CHOICE, S. Hammer, Boston University, USA . Want to view inside the book, then click here?

    Why not recommend to your Librarian today!

  10. Nature, Choice and Social Power

    By Erica Schoenberger 

    Using case studies from different environmental domains – earth and water, air and fire – Nature, Choice and Social Power examines the form that social power takes and how it can harm the environment and hinder our efforts to act in our own best interests. The case studies challenge conventional wisdoms about why gold is valuable, why the internal combustion engine triumphed, and when and why suburbs sprawled... Read more...

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