Edward Elgar Publishing - Geography Urban & Regional

5 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com GOGRAPHY, URBAN & REGIONAL NEW TITLES, OCT – DEC 2022 A Modern Guide to Knowledge From Knowledge Economies to Knowledge in the Anthropocene Francisco Javier Carrillo, The World Capital Institute and Tecnológico de Monterrey, México ‘Francisco Javier Carrillo tackles the most existential challenge of our time, the need for an environmentally viable economic system. He provides a sound and hopeful answer based on unlocking the potential and value of knowledge. Carrillo does this with his characteristic wisdom, clarity, and poeticism. His book delivers richly on his own call for action to advance knowledge about ourselves in the world.’ – Velina Petrova, Knowledge for Impact Director, Oxfam International, US Nov 2022 c 452 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 862 9 c £120.00 / c $175.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Modern Guides A Research Agenda for Food Systems Edited by Colin L. Sage, Independent Research Scholar ‘This is a fine and wonderful book. We know that food systems worldwide have been transformed in recent decades. They have made food a raging success, more people fed than ever. They also cause vast ill-health and planetary harm, and leave hundreds of millions of people still hungry. This is a book about the urgent need for redesign and collective action. It brings vital clarity to the right questions, and shows how improvements in social justice can occur.’ – Jules Pretty, University of Essex, UK Oct 2022 292 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 025 2 £90.00 / $130.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Research Agendas Smart-Tech Society Convenience, Control, and Resistance Mark Whitehead and William G.A. Collier, Aberystwyth University, UK ‘The pages of this book take the reader on a perceptive and revealing journey through the smart-tech society. Bringing clarity to these disorientating and far-reaching transformations, it offers guidance, understanding and an irresistible call to engage with how the future might yet be shaped.’ – David Beer, University of York, UK Dec 2022 c 232 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 409 0 c £85.00 / c $120.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbook of Qualitative CrossCultural Research Methods A Social Science Perspective Edited by Pranee Liamputtong, VinUniversity, Vietnam ‘The book provides an impressive and comprehensive set of views and methodological perspectives on how to be a true respectful and culturally sensitive cross-cultural researcher. Pranee Liamputtong has assembled a diverse group of contributors that include academics, field researchers and indigenous people; describing different approaches that range from community art to gardening. A must read!’ – Maurizio Trevisan, VinUniversity, Vietnam Dec 2022 c 448 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 661 8 c £165.00 / c $235.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbook on Global Governance and Regionalism Edited by Jürgen Rüland, Albert-LudwigsUniversity Freiburg and Astrid Carrapatoso, University of Education Freiburg, Germany ‘Rüland and Carrapatoso have assembled a group of distinguished contributors for this comprehensive survey of regionalism in contemporary global governance. With sections on theorizing regionalism, global institutions, regionalism in most parts of the world, and regional cooperation on trade, finance, climate change, and security, this volume is certain to become the go-to collection for scholars in coming years.’ – John Ravenhill, University of Waterloo, Canada Nov 2022 c 526 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 755 4 c £205.00 / c $295.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbook on Tourism, Public Health and Wellbeing Edited by Robin Nunkoo, University of Mauritius, Jun Wen, Edith Cowan University, Australia and Metin Kozak, Kadir Has University, Turkey ‘The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked crises in public health and international travel. As the pandemic continues, it is refreshing to see cross-disciplinary work from experts in tourism and public health. This book assumes a tourism-oriented perspective to ponder the travel industry’s role in general wellbeing. The chapters rectify several knowledge gaps between tourism and medical science to encourage stakeholders to explore how travel engagement can shape health promotion and disease prevention.’ – Haifeng Hou, Shandong First Medical University and Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences, China Nov 2022 c 320 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 829 2 c £140.00 / c $205.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Tourism series