Books in category Social Science – Human Geography

  • La mise en tourisme des territoires dans le monde arabe

    La mise en tourisme des territoires dans le monde arabe
    Djamal Benhacine, Boualem Kadri

    Les données de l'Organisation mondiale du tourisme font observer une activité touristique dans le monde arabe qui représente 6,2% du marché mondial, avec un accroissement prévu pour la période 2020-2030.

  • The Metropolitan Revolution

    The Metropolitan Revolution
    Jon C. Teaford

    "Teaford surveys metropolitan areas from the Rust Belt to the Sun Belt and the way in which postwar social, racial, and cultural shifts contributed to the decline of the central city as a hub of work, shopping, transportation, and …

  • Disrupting Mobility

    Disrupting Mobility
    Gereon Meyer, Susan Shaheen

    This book explores the opportunities and challenges of the sharing economy and innovative transportation technologies with regard to urban mobility.

  • The Dominance of Management

    The Dominance of Management
    Leonard Holmes

    This book offers a controversial reanalysis of the rise and dominance of managerialist approaches to development.

  • Climate Change and Vulnerability

    Climate Change and Vulnerability
    Neil Leary, Cecelia Conde, Jyoti Kulkarni

    This authoritative volume (along with its companion covering adaptation), resulting from the work of the Assessments of Impacts and Adaptations to Climate Change (AIACC) project launched by the IPCC in 2002, is the first to provide a …

  • China s Economy

    China’s Economy
    Arthur R. Kroeber

    Whether you're doing business in China, negotiating with its government officials, or a student trying to navigate the complexities of this fascinating and diverse country, this is the one book that will tell you everything you need to know …

  • Economics of the International Coal Trade

    Economics of the International Coal Trade
    Lars Schernikau

    This book analyzes the international seaborne steam coal trade and investigates resource economics and market structures of the global coal market.

  • Domicide

    John Douglas Porteous, Sandra Eileen Smith

    Domicide tells how and why the powerful destroy homes that happen to be in the way of corporate, political, and bureaucratic projects. Too frequently, this destruction is justified as being in the public interest.

  • Land Resources

    Land Resources
    Anthony Young

    This book stimulates awareness of the critical role of land resources in development.

  • African Diaspora Identities

    African Diaspora Identities
    John A. Arthur

    African Diaspora Identities provides insights into the complex transnational processes involved in shaping the migratory identities of African immigrants.

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