Geography: Books

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Geography of Power - Richard Peet
ISBN: 9781842777114
Publication Date: 2007-04-15
This work looks at how contemporary global economic policies are made: by which institutions, under what ideologies, and how they are enforced.


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Cultural Geography - David Atkinson (Editor); Peter Jackson (Editor); Neil Washbourne (Editor); David Sibley (Editor)
ISBN: 9781860647031
Publication Date: 2005-09-17
As geography has become influenced by such themes such as postcolonial studies, feminism and psychoanalysis, so students have been forced to engage with ideas and concepts from outside the traditional boundaries of their subject.

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The Revenge of Geography - Robert D. Kaplan

ISBN: 9781400069835
Publication Date: 2012-09-11
In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around the world.

A Companion to Environmental Geography - Noel Castree (Editor); David Demeritt (Editor); Diana Liverman (Editor); Bruce L. Rhoads (Editor); Genevieve Castree

ISBN: 9781405156226
A Companion to Environmental Geography is the first book to comprehensively and systematically map the research frontier of 'human-environment geography' in an accessible and comprehensive way.

Geography and Memory - Owain Jones (Editor); Joanne Garde-Hansen (Editor)

Geography and Memory creates a new space of study by assembling international scholars and emerging talent for the first coherent and coordinated approach to explorations of identity, place and becoming. In focusing upon these three dynamics the editors have organized the relationship between geography and memory into an accessible framework for approaching key aspects of memory, remembering, archives, commemoration and forgetting in modern societies.
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Human Geography - John A. Agnew (Editor); James S. Duncan (Editor)
ISBN: 9781405189897
This volume provides an authoritative synthesis of the discipline of human geography. It is divided into three major sections: Foundations (the history of human geography from Ancient Greece to the late nineteenth century); The Classics (the roots of modern human geography); Contemporary Approaches (current issues and themes in human geography)
The Earth Knows My Name - Patricia Klindienst
Call Number: Main SB455 .K55 2006
ISBN: 9780807085622
Publication Date: 2006-04-12

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