Books in category Social Science – Human Geography

  • Progress

    Robert David Sack

    "The connection between geography and progress is fundamental," writes Robert Sack in the introduction to the present volume.

  • Understanding Green Revolutions

    Understanding Green Revolutions
    Bertram Hughes Farmer, Tim Bayliss-Smith

    This book is a critical examination of the truth behind the stereotype that there is a Green Revolution in agricultural technology.

  • The Environment

    The Environment
    Philip W. Sutton

    Is sustainable development really possible? Can environmental risks be avoided? Is our experience of nature changing? This book shows how questions about the environment cannot be properly answered without taking a sociological approach.

  • 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.

  • Nations of Emigrants

    Nations of Emigrants
    Susan Bibler Coutin

    Coutin analyzes the case of emigration from El Salvador to the United States to consider how current forms of migration challenge conventional understandings of borders, citizenship, and migration itself.

  • Key Concepts in Economic Geography

    Key Concepts in Economic Geography
    Yuko Aoyama, James T Murphy, Susan Hanson

    " – Sarah Hall, University of Nottingham "The nice thing about this text is that it is concise but with depth in its coverage.

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