New Books: June 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.

June 2017

Advancing the Civil Rights Movement: Race and Geography of Life Magazine’s Visual Representation, 1954-1965 by Michael DiBari Jr. (Lexington Books 2017)

All the Agents and Saints: Dispatches from the US Borderlands by Stephanie Elizondo Griest (University of North Carolina Press 2017)

The Bohemian South: Creating Countercultures, from Poe to Punk by Shawn Chandler Bingham and Lindsay A. Freeman (eds.) (University of North Carolina Press 2017)

Climate Change in Practice: Topics for Discussion with Group Exercises by Robert L. Wilby (Cambridge University Press 2017)

Clouds: Nature and Culture by Richard Hamblyn (CSIRO 2017)

Crossing the Line by Bibi Belford (Sky Pony Press 2017)

Deterritorializing/Reterittorializing: Critical Geography of Educational Reform by Nancy Ares, Edward Buendia, and Robert Helfenbein (eds.) (Sense Publishers 2017)

Evergreen: The Garrett Family, Collectors and Connoisseurs by Evergreen Museum & Library (John Hopkins University Press 2017)

From California’s Gold Fields to the Mendocino Coast: A Settlement History across Time and Place by Samuel M. Otterstrom (University of Nevada Press 2017)

Global Cities: Urban Environments in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and China by Robert Gottlieb and Simon Ng (MIT Press 2017)

Global Urban Agriculture by Antionette WinklerPrins (ed.) (CABI 2017)

Grounded Authority: The Algonquins of Barriere Lake Against the State by Shiri Pasternak (University of Minnesota Press 2017)

Hairy Hippies and Bloody Butchers: The Greenpeace Anti-Whaling Campaign in Norway by Juliane Riese (Berghahn Books 2017)

Heading Out: A History of American Camping by Terence Young (Cornell University Press 2017)

The Human Atlas of Europe: A Continent United in Diversity by Dimitris Ballas, Daniel Dorling, and Benjamin Hennig (Policy Press 2017)

Imagining the Arctic: Heroism, Spectacle, and Polar Exploration by Huw Lewis-Jones (I.B. Tauris 2017)

Infrastructural Ecologies: Alternative Development Models for Emerging Economies by Hilary Brown and Byron Stigge (MIT Press 2017)

Life in the Himalaya: An Ecosystem at Risk by Maharaj K. Pandit (Harvard University Press 2017)

Migrant Returns: Manila, Development, and Transnational Connectivity by Eric J. Pido (Duke University Press 2017)

The Next Social Contract: Animals, the Anthropocene, and Biopolotics by Wayne Gabardi (Temple University Press 2017)

Places in Need: The Changing Geography of Poverty by Scott W. Allard (Russell Sage Foundation 2017)

Principles of Radiometric Dating by Kunchithapadam Gopalan (Cambridge University Press 2017)

Rethinking International Skilled Migration by Micheline van Riemsdijk and Qingfang Wang (eds.) (Routledge 2017)

Rising Tides: Climate Refugees in the Twenty-First Century by John R. Wennersten and Denise Robbins (Indiana University Press 2017)

Spatial Analysis of Coastal Environments by Sarah M. Hamylton (Cambridge University Press 2017)

Suspect Red by L.M. Elliott (Disney Hyperion 2017)

Swords in the Hands of Children: Reflections of an American Revolutionary by Johnathan Lerner (OR Books 2017)

The Takeover: Chicken Farming and the Roots of American Agribusiness by Monica R. Gisolfi (University of Georgia Press 2017)

Tap: Unlocking the Mobile Economy by Anindya Ghose (MIT Press 2017)

Understanding Conflicts about Wildlife: A Biosocial Approach by Catherine M. Hill, Amanda D. Webber, and Nancy E.C. Priston (eds.) (Berghahn Books 2017)

Wild by Nature: North American Animals Confront Colonization by Andrea L. Smalley (John Hopkins University Press 2017)