Two new RGS-IBG Book Series titles have been published this month, just in time for Christmas. Both books engage with timely global challenges that have significant real world impacts.
Pathological Lives: Disease, Space and Biopolitics, by Steve Hinchliffe, Nick Bingham, John Allen and Simon Carter, investigates current approaches to managing pandemics, epidemics, and foodborne diseases. It focuses on the food and farming sector, where the generation and subsequent transmission of disease can reach pandemic proportions.
Meanwhile, Ross Barnett, Graham Moon, Jamie Pearce, Lee Thompson and Liz Twigg’s Smoking Geographies: Space, Place and Tobacco uncovers how geography can show us not only why people smoke but also broader issues of tobacco control, providing deeper clarity on how smoking and tobacco is ‘governed’.
Society members are entitled to a 35% discount on all RGS-IBG Book Series titles. Visit the Members’ Area of the website to find out more.
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[Online] Join us for our free, online sessions for geography teachers who wish to build their confidence in teaching the mathematical content of A Level Geography.
23 November 2021
Having successfully crewed the first British sailing boat to sail around the North East/North West passages in one season, David gives us his personal account of this exciting journey and the consequences of this venture.
24 February 2020
Ideas for further reading from books, higher education publications and the press mixed in with resources from the education team at the RGS-IBG
A podcast with Thames Valley Police on national patterns and trends in bike crime
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