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  • The Dark Side of Democracy

    The Dark Side of Democracy
    av Michael Mann

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521538541

    A new theory of ethnic cleansing based on the most terrible cases (colonial genocides, Armenia, the Nazi Holocaust, Cambodia, Yugoslavia, Rwanda) and cases of lesser violence (early modern Europe, contemporary India, and Indonesia). Murderous cleans…

  • The Dark Side of Democracy

    The Dark Side of Democracy
    av Michael Mann

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521831307

    A new theory of ethnic cleansing based on the most terrible cases (colonial genocides, Armenia, the Nazi Holocaust, Cambodia, Yugoslavia, Rwanda) and cases of lesser violence (early modern Europe, contemporary India, and Indonesia). Murderous cleans…

  • 'Illegal' Traveller

    'Illegal' Traveller
    av S. Khosravi

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230336742

    Based on fieldwork among undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers Illegal Traveller offers a narrative of the polysemic nature of borders, border politics, and rituals and performances of border-crossing. Interjecting personal experiences into eth…

  • 'Illegal' Traveller

    'Illegal' Traveller
    av S. Khosravi

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230230798

    Based on fieldwork among undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers Illegal Traveller offers a narrative of the polysemic nature of borders, border politics, and rituals and performances of border-crossing. Interjecting personal experiences into eth…

  • The Media City

    The Media City
    av Scott McQuire

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857025371

    "If only more new media commentators had this level of historical-critical reference, engaging, good stories, and a degree of wonder at what media and windows bring to the city, to life." - John Hutnyk, Goldsmiths, University of London "Just when yo…

  • The Media City

    The Media City
    av Scott McQuire

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781412907934

    "If only more new media commentators had this level of historical-critical reference, engaging, good stories, and a degree of wonder at what media and windows bring to the city, to life." - John Hutnyk, Goldsmiths, University of London "Just when yo…

  • Så kan mänskligheten förinta sig själv : miljöförstöring, överbefolkning eller kärnvapenkrig kan leda till ett sjätte massutdöende

    Så kan mänskligheten förinta sig själv : miljöförstöring, överbefolkning eller kärnvapenkrig kan leda till ett sjätte massutdöende
    av Eva Enderström

    Inbunden - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789177855163

    Värmeböljor, ökad nederbörd, oväder, översvämningar, skogsbränder - och det kommer att bli ännu värre. Nu tillför vi atmosfären koldioxid med hundra gånger högre hastighet än någon gång tidigare i mänsklighetens historia. Dessutom ökar världens befo…

  • Spatial Planning in Service Delivery

    Spatial Planning in Service Delivery
    av Hangwelani Hope Magidimisha

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030198527

    This volume presents a detailed synthesis of the historical, present-day and future state of service delivery in South Africa. The generation and distribution of services in any geographical space has been and is always a source of inequality in hum…

  • Spatial Planning in Service Delivery

    Spatial Planning in Service Delivery
    av Hangwelani Hope Magidimisha

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030198497

    This volume presents a detailed synthesis of the historical, present-day and future state of service delivery in South Africa. The generation and distribution of services in any geographical space has been and is always a source of inequality in hum…

  • The Genocide Studies Reader

    The Genocide Studies Reader

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415953955

    This thorough overview of all aspects of the field of genocide studies brings together for the first time classic and contemporary writings from some of the most noted scholars writing on genocide in the fields of genocide studies, political science…

  • The Genocide Studies Reader

    The Genocide Studies Reader

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415953948

    This thorough overview of all aspects of the field of genocide studies brings together for the first time classic and contemporary writings from some of the most noted scholars writing on genocide in the fields of genocide studies, political science…

  • Shared Beginnings, Divergent Lives

    Shared Beginnings, Divergent Lives
    av John H. Laub

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674019935

    This book analyzes newly collected data on crime and social development up to age 70 for 500 men who were remanded to reform school in the 1940s. Born in Boston in the late 1920s and early 1930s, these men were the subjects of the classic study Unra…

  • Lämna eller stanna? Valmöjligheter och stöd för unga i "resten av Sverige"

    Lämna eller stanna? Valmöjligheter och stöd för unga i "resten av Sverige"
    av Lotta Svensson, Ingrid Bergström Nilsson, Elin Bogren, Linnéa Hassis, Josefine Heed, Lotti Jilsmo, Anne Lindberg, Lo Lindström, Bibbi Lodmark, Jytte Rüdiger, Sofie Skalstad, Arvi Stiernström, Anna Tuomas

    Inbunden - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789188661326

    Vad kan vi göra åt att unga lämnar mindre orter för storstäderna? Utflyttningen är ett problem: befolkningsunderlagen krymper, välfärden påverkas och företagen lider brist på kompetent arbetskraft. Och vad händer med framtidstron och utvecklingen i…

  • Mega-Events and Legacies in Post-Metropolitan Spaces

    Mega-Events and Legacies in Post-Metropolitan Spaces
    av Stefano Di Vita

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319884851

    This book offers new perspectives through which to observe and interpret mega-events. Using the specific case studies of World's Fairs, Di Vita and Morandi present a report of the Milan Expo 2015 and its trans-scalar legacies. While the event and po…

  • Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier

    Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier
    av Edward Glaeser

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143120544

    A pioneering urban economist presents a myth-shattering look at the majesty and greatness of cities America is an urban nation, yet cities get a bad rap: they're dirty, poor, unhealthy, environmentally unfriendly . . . or are they? In this revelator…

  • Learning to Labor: How Working-Class Kids Get Working-Class Jobs

    Learning to Labor: How Working-Class Kids Get Working-Class Jobs
    av Paul Willis

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231178952

    A landmark work in sociology, cultural studies, and ethnography since its publication in 1977, Paul Willis's Learning to Labor is a provocative and troubling account of how education links culture and class in the reproduction of social hierarchy. W…

  • An Introduction to Population

    An Introduction to Population
    av Helen Ginn Daugherty

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898626162

    A rewarding introduction to the study of population, this highly accessible textbook outlines the fundamental concepts and measurement techniques of demography.Assuming the reader has no prior knowledge, the book begins by defining key terms and pre…

  • The Marginalised in Genocide Narratives

    The Marginalised in Genocide Narratives
    av Giorgia Dona

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138839908

    This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Rwanda genocide. This volume, the product of over 20years of engagement with Rwanda and its diaspora, offers a timely reminder of the necessity of rethinking the genocide's social history.Examining…

  • Rebel Cities

    Rebel Cities
    av David Harvey

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788734929

    Long before Occupy, cities were the subject of much utopian thinking. They are the centers of capital accumulation as well as of revolutionary politics, where deeper currents of social and political change rise to the surface. Do the financiers and…

  • Localized Global Economies on the Northern Borderlands of Mexico and Morocco

    Localized Global Economies on the Northern Borderlands of Mexico and Morocco

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319965888

    This comparative study examines the processes of development and the configurations of export industries in northern Morocco and on the northern border of Mexico. As the contributors explore the similar characteristics of these two borders, they als…

  • Smart Cities

    Smart Cities
    av Anthony M. Townsend

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393349788

    Today more people live in cities than in the countryside, mobile broadband connections outnumber fixed ones and machines outnumber people on a new Internet of Things. In Smart Cities Anthony Townsend explores the question of what happens when comput…

  • Cities

    Cities
    av Ash Amin

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624143

    This book develops a fresh and challenging perspective on the city. Amin and Thrift maintain that the traditional divide between the city and the countryside has been perforated through urban encroachment, the thickening of the links between the two…

  • Cities

    Cities
    av Ash Amin

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624136

    This book develops a fresh and challenging perspective on the city. Drawing on a wide and diverse range of material and texts, it argues that too much contemporary urban theory is based on nostalgia for a humane, face-to-face and bounded city. Amin…

  • Migration

    Migration
    av Michael Samers

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138924475

    While the subject of migration has received enormous attention in academic journals and books across the social sciences, introductory texts on the matter are few and far between. Even fewer books have explored migration through a critical and expli…

  • Migration

    Migration
    av Michael Samers

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138924468

    While the subject of migration has received enormous attention in academic journals and books across the social sciences, introductory texts on the matter are few and far between. Even fewer books have explored migration through a critical and expli…

  • Seeing Like a City

    Seeing Like a City
    av Ash Amin

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745664262

    Seeing like a city means recognizing that cities are living things made up of a tangle of networks, built up from the agency of countless actors. Cities must not be considered as expressions of larger paradigms or sites of human effort and organizat…

  • Seeing Like a City

    Seeing Like a City
    av Ash Amin

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745664255

    Seeing like a city means recognizing that cities are living things made up of a tangle of networks, built up from the agency of countless actors. Cities must not be considered as expressions of larger paradigms or sites of human effort and organizat…

  • World's Coolest Jobs: Discover 40 Awesome Careers!

    World's Coolest Jobs: Discover 40 Awesome Careers!
    av Lonely Planet Kids, Anna Brett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788689250

    From dinosaur paleontologist and snake-venom collector, to water-slide tester, Tower of London Ravenmaster, octopus keeper and panda nanny, discover the most fun, surprising and enjoyable jobs found on planet Earth - and see just how different and a…

  • Sociedad y cultura en América Latina

    Sociedad y cultura en América Latina

    Häftad - Spanska - ISBN: 9788245003604

    Boken er rettet mot elever med spansk som fremmedspråk i videregående skole og førsteårs spanskstudenter ved høgskoler og universitet. Målet er at studentene skal reflektere over de sosiale og kulturelle virkeligheter i Latin-Amerika, og øke sin int…

  • Migration in the 21st Century

    Migration in the 21st Century
    av Paul Challen

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780778751960

    With fossil fuels and water running out, and temperatures and sea levels rising due to climate change, whole communities will need to move and resettle. How will human migrations on this scale be managed in our modern world? This forward-looking boo…

  • A New Reality: Human Evolution for a Sustainable Future

    A New Reality: Human Evolution for a Sustainable Future
    av Jonas Salk, Jonathan Salk

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781947951044

    A New Reality: Human Evolution for a Sustainable Future provides a startling, fresh new message of understanding, perspective and hope for today's tense, rapid-fire, kaleidoscopically changing world. Drawn from the writings of visionary scientist Jo…

  • Wasted Lives

    Wasted Lives
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631653

    The production of a human wastea -- or more precisely, wasted lives, the a superfluousa populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts -- is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side--effect of economic progress and the…

  • Wasted Lives

    Wasted Lives
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631646

    The production of a human wastea -- or more precisely, wasted lives, the a superfluousa populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts -- is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side--effect of economic progress and the…

  • Alpha City

    Alpha City
    av Rowland Atkinson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737975

    Who owns London? In recent decades, it has fallen into the hands of the super-rich. It is today the essential 'World City' for High-Net-Worth Individuals and Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals. Compared to New York or Tokyo, the two cities that bear t…

  • Alpha City

    Alpha City
    av Rowland Atkinson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788737982

    Who owns London? In recent decades, it has fallen into the hands of the super-rich. It is today the essential 'World City' for High-Net-Worth Individuals and Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals. Compared to New York or Tokyo, it has the largest number…

  • Technology and World Politics

    Technology and World Politics

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138955875

    This edited volume provides a convenient entry point to the cutting-edge field of the international politics of technology, in an interesting and informative manner. Technology and World Politics introduces its readers to different approaches to tec…

  • Technology and World Politics

    Technology and World Politics

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138955837

    This edited volume provides a convenient entry point to the cutting-edge field of the international politics of technology, in an interesting and informative manner. Technology and World Politics introduces its readers to different approaches to tec…

  • UK Hip-Hop, Grime and the City

    UK Hip-Hop, Grime and the City
    av Richard Bramwell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138319172

    Young people in London have contributed to the production of a distinctively British rap culture. This book moves beyond accounts of Hip-Hop's marginality and shows, with an examination of the production, dissemination and use of rap in London, how…

  • Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development

    Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138244450

    The Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development provides an interdisciplinary, agenda-setting survey of the fields of migration and development, bringing together over 60 expert contributors from around the world to chart current and future tren…

  • Urban Warfare

    Urban Warfare
    av Raquel Rolnik

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788731607

    In Urban Warfare, Rolnik charts how the financialisation of housing has become a global crisis, as models of home ownership, originating in the US and UK, are being exported around the world. These developments were largely organised by htosw who be…

  • Urban Warfare

    Urban Warfare
    av Raquel Rolnik

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788733007

    How finance and politics have caused the global housing crisisThe most comprehensive survey of the current crisis, Urban Warfare charts how the financial crisis and wider urban politics have left millions homeless and in financial desperation across…

  • Map Is Only One Story

    Map Is Only One Story

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781948226783

    From rediscovering an ancestral village in China to experiencing the realities of American life as a Nigerian, the search for belonging crosses borders and generations. Selected from the archives of Catapult magazine, the essays in A Map Is Only One…

  • Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration, and the Future of White Majorities

    Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration, and the Future of White Majorities
    av Eric Kaufmann

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781468316971

    Across the West, anti-immigration populists are tearing a path through the usual politics of left and right. Immigration is remaking Europe and North America: over half of American babies are non-white, and by the end of the century, minorities and…

  • Changing Places: The Science and Art of New Urban Planning

    Changing Places: The Science and Art of New Urban Planning
    av John MacDonald, Charles Branas, Robert Stokes

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691195216

    How the science of urban planning can make our cities healthier, safer, and more livable The design of every aspect of the urban landscape--from streets and sidewalks to green spaces, mass transit, and housing--fundamentally influences the health an…

  • Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

    Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
    av Matthew Desmond

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780553447453

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE - NAMED ONE OF TIME'S TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE DECADE - One of the most acclaimed books of our time, this modern classic "has set a new standard for reporting on poverty" (Barbara Ehre…

  • The Right to the Smart City

    The Right to the Smart City

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787691407

    Cities around the world are pursuing a smart cities agenda. In general, these initiatives are promoted and rolled-out by governments and corporations which enact various forms of top-down, technocratic governance and reproduce neoliberal governmenta…

  • Building the Future: Big Teaming for Audacious Innovation

    Building the Future: Big Teaming for Audacious Innovation
    av Edmondson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781626564190

    Niccolo Machiavelli famously wrote: "There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things". Constructing a new order of things,…

  • Tsunami and Fukushima Disaster: Design for Reconstruction

    Tsunami and Fukushima Disaster: Design for Reconstruction

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319567402

    This book consists of two parts. The first part describes the context in which the Prefectures of Minamisoma and Kesennuma need to operate and what the meaning is of the multiple disasters that occurred in the area. The second part illuminates the d…

  • Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development

    Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138064737

    Presenting a broad range of case studies, this book explores rural social movements contesting natural resource development initiatives.Natural resource development takes multiple forms, including infrastructure corridors, mines, dams, resource proc…

  • Intern Nation

    Intern Nation
    av Ross Perlin

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844676866

    Every year, at least half a million Americans work as interns. They famously shuttle coffee in a thousand newsrooms, congressional offices,and Hollywood studios, but they also deliver aid in Afghanistan, build the human genome, and pick up garbage.…

  • Cycling & Walking for Regional Development

    Cycling & Walking for Regional Development

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030440022

    This book investigates why and how cycle and walking paths can help to promote the regeneration of marginalized areas facing depopulation and economic decline. In addition, it offers a broad overview of recent scientific research into slow tourism a…

  • The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100

    The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100
    av Robert William Fogel

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521004886

    Nobel laureate Robert Fogel’s compelling new study examines health, nutrition and technology over the last three centuries and beyond. Throughout most of human history, chronic malnutrition has been the norm. During the past three centuries, h…

  • The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100

    The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100
    av Robert William Fogel

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521808781

    Nobel laureate Robert Fogel’s compelling new study examines health, nutrition and technology over the last three centuries and beyond. Throughout most of human history, chronic malnutrition has been the norm. During the past three centuries, h…

  • Strangers No More

    Strangers No More
    av Richard Alba

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691176208

    Strangers No More is the first book to compare immigrant integration across key Western countries. Focusing on low-status newcomers and their children, it examines how they are making their way in four critical European countries--France, Germany, G…

  • Strangers No More

    Strangers No More
    av Richard Alba, Nancy Foner, Richard Alba

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691161075

    Strangers No More is the first book to compare immigrant integration across key Western countries. Focusing on low-status newcomers and their children, it examines how they are making their way in four critical European countries--France, Germany, G…

  • The Great Good Place

    The Great Good Place
    av Ray Oldenburg

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781569246818

    The Great Good Place argues that "third places" - where people can gather, put aside the concerns of work and home, and hang out simply for the pleasures of good company and lively conversation - are the heart of a community's social vitality and th…

  • The future of sustainable cities

    The future of sustainable cities

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847426666

    This book investigates how the meanings and politics of urban sustainability are being radically rethought in response to the economic downturn and the credit crunch. In this ground-breaking contribution, prominent scholars provide up to date covera…

  • The Problem with Feeding Cities

    The Problem with Feeding Cities
    av Andrew Deener

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226703077

    For most people, grocery shopping is a mundane activity. Few stop to think about the massive, global infrastructure that makes it possible to buy Chilean grapes in a Philadelphia supermarket in the middle of winter. Yet every piece of food represent…

  • The Problem with Feeding Cities

    The Problem with Feeding Cities
    av Andrew Deener

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226702919

    For most people, grocery shopping is a mundane activity. Few stop to think about the massive, global infrastructure that makes it possible to buy Chilean grapes in a Philadelphia supermarket in the middle of winter. Yet every piece of food represent…

  • Point of Purchase

    Point of Purchase
    av Sharon Zukin

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415950435

    This accessible, smart, and expansive book on shopping's impact on American life is in part historical, stretching back to the mid-19th century, yet also has a contemporary focus, with material on recent trends in shopping from the internet to Zagat…

  • Uneasy Peace

    Uneasy Peace
    av Patrick Sharkey

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393356540

    Over the past two decades, American cities have experienced an astonishing drop in violent crime, dramatically changing urban life. Patrick Sharkey reveals the striking consequences: improved school test scores, since children are better able to lea…

  • Uneasy Peace

    Uneasy Peace
    av Patrick Sharkey

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393609608

    Over the past two decades, American cities have experienced an astonishing drop in violent crime, dramatically changing urban life. In many cases, places once characterized by decay and abandonment are now thriving, the fear of death by gunshot woun…

  • Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Regenerative Food Systems

    Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Regenerative Food Systems

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138608047

    This handbook includes contributions from established and emerging scholars from around the world and draws on multiple approaches and subjects to explore the socio-economic, cultural, ecological, institutional, legal, and policy aspects of regenera…

  • Smart Cities and Artificial Intelligence

    Smart Cities and Artificial Intelligence
    av Christopher Kirwan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128170243

    Smart Cities and Artificial Intelligence offers a comprehensive view of how cities are evolving as smart ecosystems through the convergence of technologies incorporating machine learning and neural network capabilities, geospatial intelligence, data…

  • Democracy and Public Space

    Democracy and Public Space
    av John R. Parkinson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199676941

    In an online, interconnected world, democracy is increasingly made up of wikis and blogs, pokes and tweets. Citizens have become accidental journalists thanks to their handheld devices, politicians are increasingly working online, and the traditiona…

  • Should We Control World Population?

    Should We Control World Population?
    av Diana Coole

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523412

    By 2100, the human population may exceed 11 billion. Having recently surpassed 7.5 billion, it has trebled since 1950. Are such numbers sustainable, given a deepening environmental crisis? Can so many live well? Or should world population be control…