Geography

    Health Geographies

    By Tim Brown

    Paperback Save £0.99 = £22.00

    Health Geographies: A Critical Introduction explores health and biomedical topics from a range of critical geographic perspectives. Building on the field s past engagement with social theory it extends the focus of health geography into new areas of enquiry.

    South Yorkshire Mining Villages

    By Melvyn Jones

    Paperback £11.45

    This is the first book on the subject. It uses a multi-faceted approach dealing with both the physical development and aspects of the social geography of the mining settlements.

    New Urban Worlds

    By AbdouMaliq Simone

    Paperback £16.90

    It is well known that the world is transitioning to an irrevocable urban future whose epicentre has moved into the cities of Asia and Africa. What is less clear is how this will be managed and deployed as a multi-polar world system is being born.

    Unequal City

    By John Rennie Short

    Paperback £27.92

    In recent years there has been intense scholarly and public interest in the changing nature of cities. Cities around the world have seen an increase in population and capital investments in land and building, a shift in central city populations as the poor are forced out, and a radical restructuring...

    Life in the Himalaya

    By Maharaj K. Pandit

    Hardback Save £6.53 = £29.42

    The collision of the Indian and Eurasian plates 50 million years ago created the Himalaya, along with massive glaciers, intensified monsoon, turbulent rivers, and an efflorescence of ecosystems. Today, the Himalaya is at risk of catastrophic loss of life. Maharaj Pandit outlines the mountain's past in order to map a...

    Island in Imagination and Experience

    By Barry Smith

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Revealing the most fascinating stories of Earth's half a million islands, this book considers the unique geography, politics and economics of islands and their cultures. It traces their singular place in literature, religion and philosophy, and disentangles the myths and the facts to reveal why islands exert an insistent grip...

    Fear

    By Ranulph Fiennes

    Paperback £8.45

    Explorer and adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes explores the concept of fear, and shows us through his own experiences how we can push our boundaries in everyday life.

    City Unsilenced: Urban Resistance and Public Space in the Age of Shrinking Democracy

    Paperback £39.81

    What do the recent urban resistance tactics around the world have in common? What are the roles of public space in these movements? What are the implications of urban resistance for the remaking of public space in the "age of shrinking democracy"? To what extent do these resistances move from...

    Earthscan Reader on Gender and Forests

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    There is currently much interest in mainstreaming gender in natural resource management, including forestry. This reader provides a collection of key articles on gender and forests published over the last 30 years. Including an editorial introduction and overview, it provides an accessible collection of excellent forestry-relevant social science within an...

    Hollow Land

    By Eyal Weizman

    Currently out of stock

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Acclaimed exploration of the political space created by Israel's colonial occupation.

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