Skip to Content

Blog

Welcome to the Psychology Press Geography Blog, where we publish news and updates about featured products, notable authors, special promotions and discounts. You can also browse our blog posts by category to learn more about products in your area of interest.

Recent Articles

  1. An Introduction to Political Geography

    Space, Place and Politics, 2nd Edition
    By Martin Jones, Rhys Jones, Michael Woods, Mark Whitehead, Deborah Dixon, and Matthew Hannah

    An Introduction to Political Geography continues to provide a broad-based introduction to contemporary political geography for students following undergraduate degree courses in geography and related subjects. The text explores the full breadth of contemporary political geography, covering not only traditional concerns such as the state, geopolitics, electoral geography and nationalism... Read more...

  2. Have you seen the Routledge Library Edition Social and Cultural Geography collection yet?

    Re-issuing books originally published between 1969 and 1990 this set of 15 volumes gives a 20 year perspective on the development of the discipline of social geography. The books emphasize the increasingly important contribution of geographical theory to the understanding of social change, values, economic and political organization and ethical imperatives. The volumes are authored by well-known international geographers and discuss the philosophy and sociology of geography as well as key themes such as the geography of health, crime, space. They also examine the cross-over of geography with other disciplines, such as literature and history.

    Click here to view the books in this collection.

  3. New Challenges to Food Security

    From Climate Change to Fragile States
    Edited by Ian Christoplos, Adam Pain

    Food security is high on the political agenda. Fears about societal insecurity due to food price increases and hunger, grave scenarios regarding the effects of climate change and general uncertainty about the impacts of investments in biofuels and so-call “land grabbing” on food prices and availability have meant that food security is now recognized as being a multifaceted challenge. This book is unique in that it will bring together analyses of these different factors that impact on food security. Read more...

  4. Town and Country Planning in the UK

    15th Edition
    By Barry Cullingworth, Vincent Nadin, Trevor Hart, Simin Davoudi, John Pendlebury, Geoff Vigar, David Webb, Tim Townshend

    Town and Country Planning in the UK has been extensively revised by a new author group. This 15th Edition incorporates the major changes to planning introduced by the coalition government elected in 2010, particularly through the National Planning Policy Framework and associated practice guidance and the Localism Act. Read more...

  5. Call for Authors 2014-15

    Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Series Editor: Timothy Doyle, Professor of Politics and International Studies, University of Adelaide, Australia; Professor of Politics and International Relations, Keele University, United Kingdom; Distinguished research Fellow, Curtin University, Australia; Chair, Indian Ocean Rim Association Academic Group, Port Louis, Mauritius; Chief Editor, Journal of the Indian Ocean Region, Routledge, Taylor and Francis, London, UK.

    New titles needed in:

    • Environment in History
    • Environment and Diaspora
    • Environment and Religion
    • Environment and the Digital World
    • Environment and Literature
  6. New Urban Studies Textbooks

    Take a look at some of our new and upcoming textbooks in Urban Studies.

  7. 2014 Geography Bestsellers

    We are proud to present our Top 10 Bestselling 2014 titles from Routledge Geography.

    Learn more about any of these bestsellers by just clicking on the titles below, where you can read the full blurb, view the table of contents, read reviews, and view inside with FREE ACCESS to the first 30 pages of every book!

  8. New and Featured Titles in Physical Geography

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

  9. New Titles in Development Studies

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

  10. 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...

More Articles…