New Books: May 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.

May 2017

After Piketty: The Agenda for Economics and Inequality by Heather Bushy, J. Bradford DeLong and Marshall Steinbaum (eds.) (Harvard University Press 2017)

Beyond Control: The Mississippi River’s New Channel to the Gulf of Mexico by James F. Barnett Jr. (University Press of Mississippi 2017)

Critical Norths: Space, Nature, Theory by Sarah J. Ray and Kevin Maier (eds.) (University of Alaska Press 2017)

Documents That Changed the Way We Live by Joseph Janes (Rowman and Littlefield 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)

Geographical Models with Mathematica by Andre Dauphine (ISTE Press 2017)

Icefall: Adventures at the Wild Edges of Our Dangerous, Changing Planet by John All and John Balzar (Public Affairs 2017)

Newspaper City: Toronto’s Street Surfaces and the Liberal Press, 1860-1935 by Phillip Gordon Mackintosh (University of Toronto Press 2017)

Science and Sensibility: Negotiating an Ecology of Place by Michael Vincent McGinnis (University of California Press 2016)

Understanding Spatial Media by Rob Kitchin, Tracey P. Lauriault and Matthew W. Wilson (SAGE Publishing 2017)

Weathering Katrina: Culture and Recovery among Vietnamese Americans by Mark J. VanLandingham (Russell Sage Foundation 2017)