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Major Works: Human Geography

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 194 new and published major works in the subject of Human Geography — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Western Geopolitical Thought in the Twentieth Century (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By Geoffrey Parker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This book surveys the development of geo-political thought in the twentieth century and relates it to international political developments, as well as examining how sound geopolitical theories are. It considers the work of Mackinder, Hartshorne, and Haushofer and his disciples in Germany who...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Geopolitics of Domination (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By Geoffrey Parker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    Using the examples of the Ottoman Empire, Spain, Austria, France and Germany, this book describes the principal geopolitical features of the expansionist state. It then presents a model of the operation of the expansionist process over space and time. It goes on to apply the geopolitical...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Geography of Frontiers and Boundaries (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By J. R. V. Prescott

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This book, originally published in 1986, shows the importance of geography in international power politics and shows how geopolitical thought influences policy-making and action. It considers the various elements within international power politics such as ideologies, territorial competition and...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Political Frontiers and Boundaries (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By J. R. V. Prescott

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This classic work is a comprehensive treatment of the world’s political frontiers and boundaries, and includes sections on boundaries in the air as well as chapters treating the subject in a regional manner, covering the continents in terms of the evolution of boundaries....

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Geography of Elections (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By Peter J. Taylor, Ron Johnston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    Within an international framework, this work provides a fully comprehensive approach to the geographical coverage of elections. Numerous applications of ideas and concepts from human geography are incorporated into a new political context, illustrating the manner in which electoral patterns reflect...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Geography of State Policies (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By J. R. V. Prescott

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This book examines the reciprocal relationships between geography and the policies of states. The text begins with a theoretical analysis which sets the study in the context of geography and related fields, and an analysis of certain global strategies advocated by geographers and others. The...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Marketing in Developing Countries (RLE Marketing)

    Edited by G. S. Kindra

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marketing

    The articles in this collection discuss the role of marketing in development, and include case studies from various developing countries. They consider state enterprises, marketing education, birth control and comparative marketing models....

    Published August 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Urban Design

    Edited by Tridib Banerjee

    Series: Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

    SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE! (Valid until 3 months after publication) From the earliest attempts to structure and organize human settlements in the image of divine, cosmic, or an ideal social order, the notion of urban design has deep historical roots. Down the ages, the design of cities has...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Library Editions: Social & Cultural Geography (15 vols)

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Social and Cultural Geography

    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,...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge