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  • Why Place Mattersby Wilfred M. McClay; Ted V. McAllister

    Encounter Books 2014; US$ 25.99

    Contemporary American society, with its emphasis on mobility and economic progress, all too often loses sight of the importance of a sense of “place? and community. Appreciating place is essential for building the strong local communities that cultivate civic engagement, public leadership, and many of the other goods that contribute to a flourishing... more...

  • Geographies of Peace and Armed Conflictby Audrey Kobayashi

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    This collection addresses the impact of armed conflict and explores pathways to peace across the world. Topics range from geopolitics to the effects of armed conflict on the environment, resources, health, children, and transnational migration. Others explore the social processes involved in post-conflict situations, and others still the lessons for... more...

  • Asian Perspectives on Water Policyby Cecilia Tortajada; Asit K. Biswas

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    Asian countries are not homogenous. They are in different stages of social and economic development, with cultural conditions and institutional and legal frameworks varying from one country to another. Therefore, how water can be successfully managed differs from one country to another. The book provides authoritative analyses of how water is being... more...

  • Mapping Worldsby Rob Kitchin

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    Social and cultural geography is practised by geographers from around the world. However, for various reasons including language and publishing traditions, knowledge of the research being undertaken can often remain confined to those working within those countries. This book draws together, for the first time into one volume, reports of social and... more...

  • Turkish Immigrants in the European Unionby Refik Erzan; Kemal Kirisci

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    This book provides an analytical contribution to the contested issues marking Turkish membership to the European Union. On October 2005 Turkey started the accession process towards EU membership. Currently, many Europeans fear that large numbers of Turkish nationals will flood member countries if Turkey were to become a member, highlighting that... more...

  • Cities of Pleasureby Alan Collins

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    This book contains a collection of cutting-edge chapters that explore various connections between urban living, sexuality and sexual desire around the world. The key themes featured address a number of topical issues including: the controversies and debates raging around the evolution, defining patterns and appropriate regulation of commercial... more...

  • Cultural and Heritage Tourism in Asia and the Pacificby Bruce Prideaux; Dallen Timothy; Kaye Chon

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    The Asia Pacific region?s enormous diversity of living cultures and preserved heritage sites has significant appeal to many tourists. However tourism has grown so rapidly that many issues associated with the incorporation of cultural and heritage experiences in tourist itineraries (such as authenticity verses commodification, exploitation of national... more...

  • Beyond Shelter after Disaster: Practice, Process and Possibilitiesby David Sanderson; Jeni Burnell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    Providing shelter after a disaster is recognised as one of the most complex areas of humanitarian relief and recovery. Some aid agencies have stopped providing shelter altogether after bad experiences, while those that do quickly become engaged in challenges that go far beyond the provision of structures alone. Yet with the number and severity of... more...

  • Improving Water Policy and Governanceby Cecilia Tortajada; Asit K. Biswas

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    Old forms of governance in both public and private sectors are becoming increasingly irrelevant because of rapidly changing conditions. Because of these changes, both governance processes and the scope of the institutions through which power is exercised throughout society may have to undergo a radical break with the past and prevailing models of... more...

  • The New Enclosures: Critical Perspectives on Corporate Land Dealsby Ben White; Saturnino M. Borras Jr.; Ruth Hall; Ian Scoones; Wendy Wolford

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    This collection explores the complex dynamics of corporate land deals from a broad agrarian political economy perspective, with a special focus on the implications for property and labour regimes, labour processes and structures of accumulation. This involves looking at ways in which existing patterns of rural social differentiation ? in terms of... more...