New Books: January 2017

Every month the AAG compiles a list of newly-published books in geography and related areas. Some are selected for review in the AAG Review of Books.

Publishers are welcome to send new volumes to the Editor-in-Chief (Kent Mathewson, Editor-in-Chief, AAG Review of BooksDepartment of Geography and Anthropology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803).

Anyone interested in reviewing these or other titles should also contact the Editor-in-Chief.

January 2017

An Aqueous Territory: Sailor Geographies and New Granada’s Transimperial Greater Caribbean World by Ernesto Bassi (Duke University Press 2017)

Cartographies of Disease: Maps, Mapping, and Medicine by Tom Koch (ESRI Press 2017)

Climate Change and Natural Disasters: Transforming Economies and Policies for a Sustainable Future by Vinod Thomas (Transaction Publishers 2017)

Coastal Geography in Northeast Brazil: Analyzing Maritimity in the Tropics by Eustogio Wanderley Correia Dantas (Springer 2017)

The Colombia Reader: History, Culture, Politics by Anna Farnsworth-Alvear, Marco Palacios, and Ana Maria Gomez Lopez (Duke University Press 2017)

Connecting The Wire: Race, Space, and the Postindustrial Baltimore by Stanley Corkin (University of Texas Press 2017)

Environment and Society in Ethiopia by Girma Kebbede (Routledge 2017)

Life after Ruin: The Struggles over Israel’s Depopulated Arab Spaces by Noam Leshem (Cambridge University Press 2017)

The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story by Douglas Preston (Grand Central Publishing 2017)

Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest over Ukraine and the Caucasus by Gerard Toal  (Oxford University Press 2017)

Resilience, Development and Global Change by Katrina Brown (Routledge 2016)

Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Accessible, Green and Fair by David Simon (ed.) (Policy Press 2016)

Selected Political Writings: The Great Moving Right Show and Other Essays by Stuart Hall (author) Sally Davison, David Featherstone, Michael Rustin, and Bill Schwarz (eds.) (Duke University Press 2017)

Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene by Donna J. Haraway (Duke University Press 2016)

Urban Environments in Africa: A Critical Analysis of Environmental Politics by Garth Myers (Policy Press 2016)