Politics and Practice in Economic Geography by Professor Adam Tickell, Eric Sheppard, Professor Jamie A

By Professor Adam Tickell, Eric Sheppard, Professor Jamie A Peck, Trevor Barnes

This can be the 1st sustained dialogue of methodological concerns in monetary geography within the final 20 years. It contains a longer dialogue of qualitative and ethnographic tools; an evaluate of quantitative and numerical tools; an exam of post-structuralist and feminist methodologies; an outline of case-study ways; and an inquiry into the relation among monetary geography and different disciplines. With brief, available, and interesting chapters, this can be a severe evaluate of qualitative and quantitative tools in monetary geography.

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Frommer's Irreverent Guide to Washington, D.C., 5th Ed by Tom Price, Susan Crites Price

By Tom Price, Susan Crites Price

Trying to find a commute consultant that is going the place different publications worry to tread? person who rides roughshod over ad-copy puffery to well carry the true scoop on a destination's websites and sights? person who dares to be sincere, hip, and enjoyable? glance not more. Frommer's Irreverent commute courses are wickedly irreverent, unabashedly sincere, and downright hilarious, and supply an insider's point of view on which sights are puffed up vacationer traps and that are the key gem stones that locals love. you will get the lowdown on eating places, accommodation, and buying, or even discover what the locals consider you. "Like being taken round by way of a savvy local," stated the hot York occasions. "Hipper and savvier than different guides," concurred Diversion journal. by no means shy approximately confronting the problems, the Irreverents are courses to actual go back and forth within the actual international. The nation's capital is laid naked in Frommer's Irreverent advisor to Washington, D.C. discover the place the facility elite meet for beverages, what the president is as much as that day, which excursions are puffed up (the White condo, as a result of what you do not see) and that are world-class robust (the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum). become aware of the city's nice multinational eateries and the easiest spots for a rollicking Sunday brunch. study that D.C. is as a lot a school city because it is a political town--and has the eagerness for neighborhood activities groups to end up it. Frommer's Irreverent advisor to Washington, D.C. offers all of the insights and worthwhile trip assistance you will need to get pleasure from your journey to the capital, a urban that is as cozy in its small-town gentility as its city irascibility.

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Adventure Guide to Grenada, St. Vincent & the Grenadines by Cindy Kilgore

By Cindy Kilgore

A advisor to St Vincent, Grenada and the Grenadines. It covers Mustique, Bequia, Palm Island, Tobago Cays, Carriacou, Mayreau, Petit St Vincent, St Vincent and Grenada, on the southern finish of the Caribbean arc, slightly under St Lucia. St Vincent has the oldest botanical gardens within the Americas; on Bequia, a few islanders nonetheless harpoon whales as their ancestors did; Grenada has pristine reefs and ample average good looks; and tiny Mustique, domestic to numerous celebrities, has verdant mountains. The sequence of "Adventure courses" are approximately residing extra intensely, waking as much as your atmosphere and really experiencing all that you just stumble upon. each one ebook bargains a mixture of functional shuttle info in addition to actions designed for everybody, it doesn't matter what their age or skill. accomplished heritage details - heritage, tradition, geography and weather - offers an information of every vacation spot and its humans. local chapters take you on an introductory travel, with stops at museums, historical websites and native points of interest. The volumes additionally disguise: areas to stick and devour; transportation to, from and round your vacation spot; useful issues; worthwhile web content; email addresses; and tourism contacts. particular nearby and city maps characteristic jogging and riding excursions.

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Planning Democracy: Agrarian Intellectuals and the Intended by Jess Gilbert

By Jess Gilbert

Late within the Nineteen Thirties, the U.S. division of Agriculture organize a countrywide community of neighborhood agencies that joined farmers with public directors, adult-educators, and social scientists. the purpose was once to localize and unify prior New Deal courses relating soil conservation, farm creation regulate, tenure safeguard, and different reforms, and by means of 1941 a few 200,000 farm humans have been concerned. on the other hand, conservative anti–New purchasers killed the winning application the following 12 months. This publication reexamines the era’s agricultural coverage and tells the missed tale of the hot Deal agrarian leaders and their visionary principles approximately land, democratization, and revolutionary social change.

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The Rough Guide to Brussels by Martin Dunford, Visit Amazon's Phil Lee Page, search

By Martin Dunford, Visit Amazon's Phil Lee Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Phil Lee, , Rough Guides

The tough consultant to Brussels is the last word spouse to the beer-guzzling capital of Belgium. The full-colour creation supplies an inspiring perception into a number of the city's highlights, from the pinnacle museums to Brussel’s good-looking artwork Nouveau structures. There are new full-colour sections at the nation’s dual passions, beer and foodstuff, lots of easy-to-use maps and that crucial useful info. You’ll locate dozens of in depth, up to date experiences for bars, purchasing, leisure, eating places and inns of Berlin for each finances. With pleasant day-trips to the neighbouring towns of Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp, this is often your must-have merchandise to the cultural and political hotspot of BrusselsMake the main of a while with The tough consultant to Brussels.

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National Geographic (February 2015)

The nationwide Geographic journal is known across the world for its outstanding journalism on technology, plantlife and animals. much more so its photographic content material is unsurpassed within the journal industry – at the least concerning average sciences. an ideal certain journal, nationwide Geographic is one to collect.


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