The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Human Geography

Most popular at the top

  • Child Soldiers: A Reference Handbookby David Rosen

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 58.00

    This book exposes the role of children in war, describing where, why, and how children are deployed, the attempts made by international organizations to protect children, and the underlying political and cultural issues that make this such a thorny issue. more...

  • Travels in Paradoxby Claudio Minca; Tim Oakes; Kathleen Adams; Mike Crang; Tim Edensor; Steven Flusty; Jessica Jacobs; Pauliina Raento; John Urry; Soile Veijola; Ning Wang

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 36.99

    This innovative volume focuses on tourism through the twin lenses of cultural theory and cultural geography. Presenting a set of innovative case studies on tourist places around the world, the contributors explore the paradoxes of the tourist experience and the implications of these paradoxes for our broader understanding of modern identity as simultaneously... more...

  • The Middle East: A Physical, Social and Regional Geographyby W. B. Fisher

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    In this comprehensive study, first published in 1950, Professor Fisher examines all the principal elements ? physical and human ? that influence environment, development and ways of life in the Middle East. An analysis of the physical basis of the region is followed by detailed treatment of the complex human and social aspects; a concluding section... more...

  • Joaquín Balaguer, Memory, and Diasporaby Ana S. Q. Liberato

    Lexington Books 2013; US$ 99.99

    Joaquín Balaguer, Memory, and Diaspora takes from and expands upon a growing and diversified body of scholarship on the enduring effects of authoritarian legacies among local and diasporic populations. It uncovers a relationship between memory and political pedagogy, revealing the authoritarian leadership practices that produce effective ideological... more...

  • Gender, Identity and Placeby Linda McDowell

    Wiley 2013; US$ 32.95

    Feminist approaches within the social sciences have expanded enormously since the 1960s. In addition, in recent years, geographic perspectives have become increasingly significant as feminist recognition of the differences between women, their diverse experiences in different parts of the world and the importance of location in the social construction... more...

  • Exploring Contemporary Migrationby Paul Boyle; Keith H. Halfacree; Vaughan Robinson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 86.95

    Exploring Contemporary Migration provides the first comprehensive introduction to the various aspects of population migration in both the developed and the developing worlds. Some of the most important quantitative and qualitative methods used for the description and analysis of migration are presented in a clearly structured and accessible way.... more...

  • Life in the Megalopolisby Lucia Sa

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    The modern metropolis has been called 'the symbol of our times', and life in it epitomizes, for many, modernity itself. But what to make of inherited ideas of modernity when faced with life in Mexico City and São Paulo, two of the largest metropolises in the world? Is their fractured reality, their brutal social contrasts, and the ever-escalating... more...

  • Working in the Fieldby Pamela J. Stewart; Andrew J. Strathern

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    How are ethnographic knowledge and anthropological theory created out of field experiences? Spanning Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, and Scotland, and Ireland, Stewart and Strathern show how fieldwork in apparently different areas can lead to unexpected comparisons and discoveries of similarities in human cross-cultural patterns of behavior. more...

  • The Geography of Southeast Asiaby Thomas A. Rumney

    University Press of America 2010; US$ 64.99

    This book discusses the varied geographical aspects of Southeast Asia, an area that has long been of interest to geographers and other academics. This collection identifies, organizes, and presents various scholarly publications on subjects ranging from cultural-social geography, economic geography, historical geography, physical geography, political... more...

  • Six Billion Plusby K. Bruce Newbold

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 28.99

    Recognizing that world population growth will be explosive well into the twenty-first century, Six Billion Plus offers a geographical and global perspective on the profound implications of this trend. This compact, balanced, and accessible text focuses on the key factors that will shape the global environment in the decades to come, including population... more...