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The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Cultural Geography free pdf **Named a 2014 Choice Outstanding Academic Title** Combining coverage of key themes and debates from a variety of historical and theoretical perspectives, this authoritative reference volume offers the most up-to-date and substantive analysis of cultural geography currently available. * A significantly revised new edition covering a number of new topics such as biotechnology, rural, food, media and tech, borders and tourism, whilst also reflecting developments in established subjects including animal geographies * Edited and written by the leading authorities in this fast-developing discipline, and features a host of new contributors to the second edition * Traces the historical evolution of cultural geography through to the very latest research * Provides an international perspective, reflecting the advancing academic traditions of non-Western institutions, especially in Asia * Features a thematic structure, with sections exploring topics such as identities, nature and culture, and flows and mobility

About Nuala C. Johnson

Nuala C. Johnson is a Reader in Geography atQueen s University Belfast, UK. An historical geographer withresearch interests that include the relationships between identitypolitics, memory and representation, as well as the role ofaesthetics in the making of scientific spaces. Dr Johnson is theauthor of Nature Displaced, Nature Displayed: Order and Beautyin Botanical Gardens (2011)- Ireland, the Great Warand the Geography of Remembrance (2003)- and she is editor of Culture and Society (2008).

Richard H. Schein is Professor of Geography at theUniversity of Kentucky, where he also is a member of the Committeeon Social Theory and the American Studies Faculty. He is a culturaland historical geographer interested in the place of land andlandscape in the processes of everyday life. His work often isfocused on the racialized US south, and especially in urbansettings. He is the editor of Landscape and Race in UnitedStates (2006).

Jamie Winders is Associate Professor in Geography at theMaxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, SyracuseUniversity, USA. An urban social geographer with a focus on socialtheory and qualitative methods, she has published widely ingeography and related fields on international migration, racialpolitics, urban governance, postcolonial theory, pedagogy, andhistorical geography.


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Author : Nuala C. Johnson
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Data Published : 05 April 2013
ISBN : 0470655593
EAN : 9780470655597
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 568 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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