Regional geography

    The Making Of The British Landscape: From the Ice Age to the Present

    By Nicholas Crane

    Paperback £8.45

    The history of 12,000 years of the British landscape, from the Ice Age to the twenty-first century, by prizewinning author Nicholas Crane, co-presenter of COAST.

    Geographic Knowledge Infrastructure

    By Robert Laurini

    Hardback Save £13.33 = £65.62

    Geographic Knowledge Engineering: Applications to Territorial Intelligence and Smart Cities studies the specific nature of geographic knowledge and the structure of geographic knowledge bases. Geographic relations, ontologies, gazetteers and rules are detailed as the basic components of such bases, and these rules are defined to develop our understanding of the...

    Questions of Travel

    By Lavinia Greenlaw

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The Victorian artist and activist William Morris travelled to Iceland in search of an answer to the problem of how to live.

    Japan and the Shackles of the Past

    By R.Taggart Murphy

    Paperback £12.65

    Japan and the Shackles of the Past offers a penetrating overview of Japan, from a historical, social, political, economic, and cultural perspective.

    Transboundary Water Resources in Afghanistan: Climate Change and Land-Use Implications

    By John F. Shroder

    Paperback Save £9.74 = £51.25

    Transboundary Water from Afghanistan: Climate Change, and Land-Use Implications brings together diverse factual material on the physical geography and political, cultural, and economic implications of Southwest Asian transboundary water resources. It is the outgrowth of long-term deep knowledge and experience gained by the authors, as well as the material developed...

    Understanding Poverty and the Environment: Analytical frameworks and approaches

    By Fiona Nunan

    Paperback Save £2.97 = £33.02

    Does poverty lead to environmental degradation? Do degraded environments and natural resources lead to poverty? Or, are there other forces at play? Is the relationship between poverty and the environment really as straightforward as the vicious circle portrayal of `poverty leading to environmental destruction leading to more poverty' would suggest?...

    Buddhism and Human Rights

    By Damien Keown

    Paperback £27.93

    It is difficult to think of a more urgent question for Buddhism in the late twentieth century than human rights. The political, ethical and philosophical questions surrounding human rights are debated vigorously in political and intellectual circles throughout the world and now in this volume.

    Japan and the Shackles of the Past

    By R.Taggart Murphy

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    A concise yet penetrating overview of Japan, from a historical, social, political, economic, and cultural perspective.

    Shanghai Future

    By Anna Greenspan

    Paperback Save £6.29 = £28.71

    An original conceptual exploration of Shanghai which examines the emergence today of the 'City of Tomorrow'.

    Hydrogeological and Environmental Investigations in Karst Systems

    Hardback £83.69

    This book presents advanced techniques for the study of water resources, from understanding individual aquifers to sustainable protection and management of water, compatible with environmental preservation. Includes color figures, case studies and exercises.

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