The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography (12th Edition)

For classes in Human Geography.

 

Strengthening readers’ connection to geography via energetic, discovery-based studying

Trusted for its timeliness, clarity, and sound pedagogy,  The Cultural panorama: An creation to Human Geography  emphasizes the relevance of geographic ideas to human demanding situations. the connection among globalization and variety is woven all through; Rubenstein addresses those issues with a transparent association and presentation that engages scholars and appeals to teachers.

 

The Twelfth Edition demanding situations readers to use geography instruments and methods to their neighborhood environments, bridging the worldwide and the neighborhood, and getting scholars to engage with their neighborhood geography.New utilized actions and debate gains in addition to integration of BBC video clips into eText 2.0, extra strengthens readers’ ties to the geography throughout them.

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For classes in Human Geography.

 

Strengthening readers’ connection to geography via energetic, discovery-based studying

Trusted for its timeliness, clarity, and sound pedagogy,  The Cultural panorama: An creation to Human Geography  emphasizes the relevance of geographic ideas to human demanding situations. the connection among globalization and variety is woven all through; Rubenstein addresses those issues with a transparent association and presentation that engages scholars and appeals to teachers.

 

The Twelfth Edition demanding situations readers to use geography instruments and methods to their neighborhood environments, bridging the worldwide and the neighborhood, and getting scholars to engage with their neighborhood geography.New utilized actions and debate gains in addition to integration of BBC video clips into eText 2.0, extra strengthens readers’ ties to the geography throughout them.

Also to be had with MasteringGeography™

This name can also be on hand with MasteringGeography–an on-line homework, instructional, and overview software designed to paintings with this article to have interaction scholars and increase effects. Interactive, self-paced tutorials supply individualized training to assist scholars remain on target. With quite a lot of actions on hand, scholars can actively research, comprehend, and keep even the main tricky concepts.

NOTE: You are deciding to buy a standalone product; MasteringGeography doesn't come packaged with this content material. if you want to buy either the actual textual content and MasteringGeography seek for:

 

0134206142 / 9780134206141 Cultural panorama, The: An advent to Human Geography Plus MasteringGeography with eText -- entry Card Package  

 

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Jerusalem Unbound: Geography, History, and the Future of the Holy City

By Michael Dumper

Jerusalem's formal political borders display neither the dynamics of strength within the urban nor the underlying components that make an contract among Israel and the Palestinians so tough. The traces delineating Israeli authority are usually varied from these delineating segregated housing or parts of asymmetric provider provision or parallel nationwide electoral districts of competing academic jurisdictions. specifically, the city's huge variety of holy websites and limited spiritual compounds create enclaves that always threaten to undermine the Israeli state's authority and regulate over town. This loss of congruity among political regulate and the particular spatial association and daily use of the town leaves many components of occupied East Jerusalem in a type of twilight sector the place citizenship, estate rights, and the enforcement of the rule of thumb of legislation are ambiguously applied.

Michael Dumper plots a heritage of Jerusalem that examines this intersecting and multileveled matrix and, in so doing, is ready to painting the restrictions on Israeli regulate over the town and the resilience of Palestinian enclaves after forty-five years of Israeli profession. including to this advanced combine is the function of various exterior influences―religious, political, monetary, and cultural―so that town can be a crucible for broader contestation. whereas the Palestinians would possibly not go back to their prior preeminence within the urban, neither will Israel have the capacity to assert a complete and irreversible dominance. His end is that town won't in simple terms need to be shared yet that the sharing might be established upon those many borders and the interaction among historical past, geography, and religion.

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By Michael Dumper

Jerusalem's formal political borders display neither the dynamics of strength within the urban nor the underlying components that make an contract among Israel and the Palestinians so tough. The traces delineating Israeli authority are usually varied from these delineating segregated housing or parts of asymmetric provider provision or parallel nationwide electoral districts of competing academic jurisdictions. specifically, the city's huge variety of holy websites and limited spiritual compounds create enclaves that always threaten to undermine the Israeli state's authority and regulate over town. This loss of congruity among political regulate and the particular spatial association and daily use of the town leaves many components of occupied East Jerusalem in a type of twilight sector the place citizenship, estate rights, and the enforcement of the rule of thumb of legislation are ambiguously applied.

Michael Dumper plots a heritage of Jerusalem that examines this intersecting and multileveled matrix and, in so doing, is ready to painting the restrictions on Israeli regulate over the town and the resilience of Palestinian enclaves after forty-five years of Israeli profession. including to this advanced combine is the function of various exterior influences―religious, political, monetary, and cultural―so that town can be a crucible for broader contestation. whereas the Palestinians would possibly not go back to their prior preeminence within the urban, neither will Israel have the capacity to assert a complete and irreversible dominance. His end is that town won't in simple terms need to be shared yet that the sharing might be established upon those many borders and the interaction among historical past, geography, and religion.

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The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Economic Geography

By Jamie Peck

The Wiley-Blackwell spouse to monetary Geography provides scholars and researchers with a complete review of the sector, prepare by means of a prestigious editorial crew, with contributions from a global solid of widespread scholars. 

  • Offers an absolutely revised, increased, and up to date assessment, following the profitable and extremely popular Companion to financial Geography released by means of Blackwell a decade past, delivering a entire review of the field 
  • Takes a potential in addition to retrospective examine the sector, reviewing contemporary advancements, recurrent demanding situations, and rising agendas  
  • Incorporates different views (in phrases of strong point, demography and geography) of up and coming students, going past a spotlight on Anglo-American research 
  • Encourages authors and researchers to have interaction with and contextualize their located perspectives 
  • Explores parts of overlap, dialogues, and (potential) engagement among monetary geography and cognate disciplines

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By Jamie Peck

The Wiley-Blackwell spouse to monetary Geography provides scholars and researchers with a complete review of the sector, prepare by means of a prestigious editorial crew, with contributions from a global solid of widespread scholars. 

  • Offers an absolutely revised, increased, and up to date assessment, following the profitable and extremely popular Companion to financial Geography released by means of Blackwell a decade past, delivering a entire review of the field 
  • Takes a potential in addition to retrospective examine the sector, reviewing contemporary advancements, recurrent demanding situations, and rising agendas  
  • Incorporates different views (in phrases of strong point, demography and geography) of up and coming students, going past a spotlight on Anglo-American research 
  • Encourages authors and researchers to have interaction with and contextualize their located perspectives 
  • Explores parts of overlap, dialogues, and (potential) engagement among monetary geography and cognate disciplines

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International Migration: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Lately, international migration has reworked when it comes to its numbers and achieve, its political importance, and its impression. The emerging premiums of overseas migration were matched by means of becoming public and media curiosity worldwide. this day, the political and media cognizance on migration and larger public curiosity and obstacle feed into a world debate that's all too frequently poorly expert and one-sided.

This Very brief Introduction appears to be like on the phenomenon of overseas human migration - either felony and unlawful - and provides an goal stance at the subject, and its advantages and demanding situations. Khalid Koser unearths the possibilities migration provides that has to be taken good thing about within the present economy, and debunks universal myths to illustrate that society, as we now realize it, can't functionality with no migrants. utilizing interviews with migrants from around the globe, Koser offers the human facet of concerns similar to asylum, human trafficking, migrant smuggling, and the foreign labour strength, inviting readers to return to their very own conclusions at the foreign migration scenario today.

ABOUT THE sequence: The Very brief Introductions sequence from Oxford collage Press comprises thousands of titles in nearly each topic region. those pocket-sized books are the suitable option to get forward in a brand new topic speedy. Our specialist authors mix evidence, research, point of view, new principles, and exuberance to make attention-grabbing and difficult themes hugely readable.

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Lately, international migration has reworked when it comes to its numbers and achieve, its political importance, and its impression. The emerging premiums of overseas migration were matched by means of becoming public and media curiosity worldwide. this day, the political and media cognizance on migration and larger public curiosity and obstacle feed into a world debate that's all too frequently poorly expert and one-sided.

This Very brief Introduction appears to be like on the phenomenon of overseas human migration - either felony and unlawful - and provides an goal stance at the subject, and its advantages and demanding situations. Khalid Koser unearths the possibilities migration provides that has to be taken good thing about within the present economy, and debunks universal myths to illustrate that society, as we now realize it, can't functionality with no migrants. utilizing interviews with migrants from around the globe, Koser offers the human facet of concerns similar to asylum, human trafficking, migrant smuggling, and the foreign labour strength, inviting readers to return to their very own conclusions at the foreign migration scenario today.

ABOUT THE sequence: The Very brief Introductions sequence from Oxford collage Press comprises thousands of titles in nearly each topic region. those pocket-sized books are the suitable option to get forward in a brand new topic speedy. Our specialist authors mix evidence, research, point of view, new principles, and exuberance to make attention-grabbing and difficult themes hugely readable.

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International Encyclopedia of Human Geography: A 12-Volume Set

By Rob Kitchin

The International Encyclopedia of Human Geography presents an authoritative and entire resource of knowledge at the self-discipline of human geography and its constituent, and similar, topic components. The encyclopedia contains over 1,000 specified entries on philosophy and conception, key suggestions, equipment and practices, biographies of outstanding geographers, and geographical concept and praxis in numerous components of the area.

This groundbreaking undertaking covers each box of human geography and the discipline’s relationships to different disciplines, and is international in scope, related to a global set of individuals. Given its vast, inclusive scope and certain on-line accessibility, it really is expected that the International Encyclopedia of Human Geography becomes the most important reference paintings for the self-discipline over the arriving decades.

The Encyclopedia should be to be had in either restricted version print and on-line through ScienceDirect – that includes broad searching, looking, and inner cross-referencing among articles within the paintings, plus dynamic linking to magazine articles and summary databases, making navigation versatile and simple. for additional information, pricing recommendations and availability stopover at
http://info.sciencedirect.com/content/books/ref_works/coming/

  • Available on-line on ScienceDirect and in restricted version print format
  • Broad, interdisciplinary insurance throughout human geography: Philosophy, equipment, humans, Social/Cultural, Political, monetary, improvement, health and wellbeing, Cartography, city, old, Regional
  • Comprehensive and detailed - the 1st of its type in human geography

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By Rob Kitchin

The International Encyclopedia of Human Geography presents an authoritative and entire resource of knowledge at the self-discipline of human geography and its constituent, and similar, topic components. The encyclopedia contains over 1,000 specified entries on philosophy and conception, key suggestions, equipment and practices, biographies of outstanding geographers, and geographical concept and praxis in numerous components of the area.

This groundbreaking undertaking covers each box of human geography and the discipline’s relationships to different disciplines, and is international in scope, related to a global set of individuals. Given its vast, inclusive scope and certain on-line accessibility, it really is expected that the International Encyclopedia of Human Geography becomes the most important reference paintings for the self-discipline over the arriving decades.

The Encyclopedia should be to be had in either restricted version print and on-line through ScienceDirect – that includes broad searching, looking, and inner cross-referencing among articles within the paintings, plus dynamic linking to magazine articles and summary databases, making navigation versatile and simple. for additional information, pricing recommendations and availability stopover at
http://info.sciencedirect.com/content/books/ref_works/coming/

  • Available on-line on ScienceDirect and in restricted version print format
  • Broad, interdisciplinary insurance throughout human geography: Philosophy, equipment, humans, Social/Cultural, Political, monetary, improvement, health and wellbeing, Cartography, city, old, Regional
  • Comprehensive and detailed - the 1st of its type in human geography

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Exploration: New Lands, New Worlds (Discovering the Earth)

By Michael Allaby

Exploration: New Lands, New Worlds is the final publication within the sequence, yet with no the tale of ways humans ventured forth, taking their lives of their fingers, to discover each final nook of the planet, not one of the environmental sciences can have constructed. This ebook tells of the explorers by means of land and sea, and eventually of the 1st steps clear of Earth looking for new worlds. The booklet additionally explains why people have regularly had to discover, and why they nonetheless do.

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By Michael Allaby

Exploration: New Lands, New Worlds is the final publication within the sequence, yet with no the tale of ways humans ventured forth, taking their lives of their fingers, to discover each final nook of the planet, not one of the environmental sciences can have constructed. This ebook tells of the explorers by means of land and sea, and eventually of the 1st steps clear of Earth looking for new worlds. The booklet additionally explains why people have regularly had to discover, and why they nonetheless do.

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Cultural Capitals (Re-Materialising Cultural Geography)

By Louise C. Johnson

This can be an confident ebook concerning the energy of the humanities to augment urban photos, city economies and groups. Anchored in educational dialogue of the Cultural Industries - what they're, how they've got emerged, why they subject and the way they need to be theorized - the booklet deals a sequence of case stories drawn from 5 nations (Australia, Singapore, Spain, united kingdom, US) to help a controversy for the humanities contributing to sustainable city regeneration. supplying unique theorizations of cultural capital and sustainable improvement, the e-book makes use of different literatures - on star, post-modernity, the post-colonial, tourism, illustration and picture - to interrogate a few websites, occasions and gadgets within the case-study nations. utilizing unique study in addition to present fabric, the ensuing remedy is either empirical and theoretical, grounded within the specific but in addition comparative. it truly is modern, across the world comparative, go disciplinary and thematic.

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By Louise C. Johnson

This can be an confident ebook concerning the energy of the humanities to augment urban photos, city economies and groups. Anchored in educational dialogue of the Cultural Industries - what they're, how they've got emerged, why they subject and the way they need to be theorized - the booklet deals a sequence of case stories drawn from 5 nations (Australia, Singapore, Spain, united kingdom, US) to help a controversy for the humanities contributing to sustainable city regeneration. supplying unique theorizations of cultural capital and sustainable improvement, the e-book makes use of different literatures - on star, post-modernity, the post-colonial, tourism, illustration and picture - to interrogate a few websites, occasions and gadgets within the case-study nations. utilizing unique study in addition to present fabric, the ensuing remedy is either empirical and theoretical, grounded within the specific but in addition comparative. it truly is modern, across the world comparative, go disciplinary and thematic.

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History and Geography in Late Antiquity (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series)

By A. H. Merrills

The civilized global witnessed colossal political, social and spiritual switch from the 5th century to the 8th century. Geographical and ancient inspiration, lengthy rooted to Roman ideologies, needed to undertake new views of past due antiquity. Taking their lead from Orosius within the early 5th century, Latin historians grew to become more and more to geographical description, in addition to ancient narrative, to ascertain the realm round them. This booklet explores the interdependence of geographical and ancient modes of expression in 4 of crucial writers of the interval: Orosius, Jordanes, Isidore of Seville and the Venerable Bede.

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By A. H. Merrills

The civilized global witnessed colossal political, social and spiritual switch from the 5th century to the 8th century. Geographical and ancient inspiration, lengthy rooted to Roman ideologies, needed to undertake new views of past due antiquity. Taking their lead from Orosius within the early 5th century, Latin historians grew to become more and more to geographical description, in addition to ancient narrative, to ascertain the realm round them. This booklet explores the interdependence of geographical and ancient modes of expression in 4 of crucial writers of the interval: Orosius, Jordanes, Isidore of Seville and the Venerable Bede.

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Space, Knowledge and Power: Foucault and Geography

By Stuart Elden, Jeremy W. Crampton

Michel Foucault’s paintings is wealthy with implications and insights bearing on spatiality, and has encouraged many geographers and social scientists to strengthen those rules of their personal learn. This e-book, the 1st to interact Foucault’s geographies intimately from quite a lot of views, is framed round his discussions with the French geography magazine Hérodote within the mid Nineteen Seventies. the hole 3rd of the ebook includes a few of Foucault’s formerly untranslated paintings on questions of area, more than a few responses from French and English language commentators, and a newly translated essay by way of Claude Raffestin, a number one Swiss geographer. the remainder of the booklet offers specifically commissioned essays which research the awesome reception of Foucault’s paintings in English and French language geography; situate Foucault’s venture traditionally; and supply a chain of advancements of his paintings within the modern contexts of strength, biopolitics, governmentality and warfare. participants contain a few key figures in social/spatial concept equivalent to David Harvey, Chris Philo, Sara generators, Nigel Thrift, John Agnew, Thomas Flynn and Matthew Hannah. Written in an open and fascinating tone, the members speak about simply what they locate useful - and challenging - approximately Foucault’s geographies. this can be a ebook so as to either shock and problem.

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By Stuart Elden, Jeremy W. Crampton

Michel Foucault’s paintings is wealthy with implications and insights bearing on spatiality, and has encouraged many geographers and social scientists to strengthen those rules of their personal learn. This e-book, the 1st to interact Foucault’s geographies intimately from quite a lot of views, is framed round his discussions with the French geography magazine Hérodote within the mid Nineteen Seventies. the hole 3rd of the ebook includes a few of Foucault’s formerly untranslated paintings on questions of area, more than a few responses from French and English language commentators, and a newly translated essay by way of Claude Raffestin, a number one Swiss geographer. the remainder of the booklet offers specifically commissioned essays which research the awesome reception of Foucault’s paintings in English and French language geography; situate Foucault’s venture traditionally; and supply a chain of advancements of his paintings within the modern contexts of strength, biopolitics, governmentality and warfare. participants contain a few key figures in social/spatial concept equivalent to David Harvey, Chris Philo, Sara generators, Nigel Thrift, John Agnew, Thomas Flynn and Matthew Hannah. Written in an open and fascinating tone, the members speak about simply what they locate useful - and challenging - approximately Foucault’s geographies. this can be a ebook so as to either shock and problem.

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