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Helping students, researchers and practitioners understand and study the diverse and unique environments of the Earth, our vast collection of Geography books and journals offer insight into important issues of Human Geography such as climate change, globalization and cultural shifts, as well as the entire scope of Physical Geography including natural phenomena, tectonic studies, and hazards and disasters.
conomic Geography is an internationally peer-reviewed journal committed to publishing original research that makes leading-edge advances within and beyond the sub-discipline of economic geography. We publish high-quality, substantive work that is theoretically rich and informed by empirical evidence that deepens our understandings of the geographical drivers and implications of economic processes, broadly considered.
Over four decades Urban Geography has been at the forefront of urban scholarship. It is an international, peer reviewed journal, publishing high-quality, innovative and original empirical, methodological and theoretical research. Foregrounded in the geographical tradition but with a track record of publishing work from across the social sciences, the Editors of the journal encourage authors to think of the journal for their contributions to understanding the current and future global urban condition.
Regional Studies is a leading international journal covering the development of theories and concepts, empirical analysis and policy debate in the field of regional studies. The journal publishes original research spanning the economic, social, political and environmental dimensions of urban and regional (subnational) change.
The City Reader
The seventh edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best classic and contemporary writings on the city. Sixty-three selections are included: forty-five from the sixth edition and eighteen new selections, including three newly written exclusively for The City Reader. The anthology features a Prologue essay on "How to Study Cities", eight part introductions as well as individual introductions to each of the selected articles.
The Geography of Transport Systems
This expanded and revised fifth edition of The Geography of Transport Systems provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the field with a broad overview of its concepts, methods and areas of application. Aimed mainly at an undergraduate audience, it provides an overview of the spatial aspects of transportation and focuses on how the mobility of passengers and freight is linked with geography.
Understanding Cultural Geography
Understanding Cultural Geography: Places and Traces offers a comprehensive introduction to perhaps the most exciting and challenging area of human geography. By focusing on the notion of ‘place’ as a key means through which culture and identity is grounded, the book showcases the broad range of theories, methods and practices used within the discipline.