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June 23, 2008

Rethinking Research Libraries in the 21st Century

http://www.clir.org/pubs/issues/index.html#rethinking

and

Essays at http://www.clir.org/activities/registration/08R21.html

June 10, 2008

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June 9, 2008

Geog Booklist


University of Minnesota
Geography Department Recommended Reading List


Aitken, Stuart C., and Gill Valentine. 2006. Approaches to human geography (on order). London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif: SAGE
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Anderson, Kay. 1991. Vancouver's chinatown : Racial discourse in canada, 1875-1980. McGill-queen's studies in ethnic history. Vol. 10. Montréal ; Buffalo: McGill-Queen's University Press
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Austin, Joe. 2001. Taking the train : How graffiti art became an urban crisis in new york city. Popular cultures, everyday lives. New York: Columbia University Press
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Austin, Joe Alan. 1996. Taking the train : Youth culture, urban crisis and the graffiti problem in new york city, 1970-1990
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Bale, John. 2003. Sports geography. 2nd ed. London ; New York: Routledge
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———. 1989. Sports geography. London ; New York: E. & F.N. Spon
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Borden, Iain. 2001. Skateboarding, space and the city : Architecture and the body. Oxford England ; New York: Berg
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Braun, Bruce. 2002. The intemperate rainforest : Nature, culture, and power on canada's west coast. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
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Bunkse, Edmunds Valdemars. 2004. Geography and the art of life (on order). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press
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Chang, Jeff. 2005. Can't stop, won't stop : A history of the hip-hop generation. 1st ed. New York: St. Martin's Press
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Cronon, William. 1992. Nature's metropolis : Chicago and the great west. New York: W.W. Norton
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———. 1991. Nature's metropolis : Chicago and the great west. 1st ed. New York: W. W. Norton
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Davis, Mike. 1992. City of quartz : Excavating the future in los angeles. 1st Vintage Books ed. New York: Vintage Books
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———. 1990. City of quartz : Excavating the future in los angeles. Haymarket series. London ; New York: Verso
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Diamond, Jared M. 2006. Collapse : How societies choose to fail or succeed. New York: Penguin Books
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———. 2005. Guns, germs, and steel : The fates of human societies. New York: W.W. Norton
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———. 1999. Guns, germs, and steel : The fates of human societies. Norton paperback. New York: W.W. Norton & Co.
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———. 1997. Guns, germs, and steel : The fates of human societies. New York: W. W. Norton & Company
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Duncan, James S., and David Ley. 1993. Place culture representation. London ; New York: Routledge
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Ellin, Nan. 1997. Architecture of fear. New York: Princeton Architectural Press
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Feyerabend, Paul. 1993. Against method. 3rd ed. London ; New York: Verso
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———. 1988. Against method. Rev. ed. London ; New York: Verso
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———. 1978. Against method : Outline of an anarchistic theory of knowledge. London; New York: Verso; distributed in the United States and Canada by Schocken
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———. 1975. Against method : Outline of an anarchistic theory of knowledge. London; Atlantic Highlands: Nlb; Humanities Press
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Flint, Colin, and Inc NetLibrary. 2006. Introduction to geopolitics. London ; New York: Routledge
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Flint, Colin, and Peter J. Taylor. 2007. Political geography : World-economy, nation-state, and locality (on order). 5th ed. Harlow, England ; New York: Pearson/Prentice Hall
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Gibson-Graham, J. K. 2006. A postcapitalist politics. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
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———. 1996. The end of capitalism (as we knew it) : A feminist critique of political economy. Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers
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Glacken, Clarence J. 1967. Traces on the rhodian shore; nature and culture in western thought from ancient times to the end of the eighteenth century. Berkeley: University of California Press
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Gregory, Derek. 1994. Geographical imaginations. Cambridge, MA: Blackwell
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Groening, Matt. 1987. School is hell : A cartoon book (on order). 1st ed. New York: Pantheon Books
Currently on order - please check back later for call number and availability.

Harvey, David. 2006. Paris, capital of modernity (on order). 1st Routledge paperback ed. New York Routledge:
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———. 1999. The limits to capital. Verso ed. London ; New York: Verso
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———. 1989. The limits to capital. Midway reprints. Midway reprint ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press
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———. 1982. The limits to capital. Chicago; Oxford Oxfordshire: University of Chicago Press; B. Blackwell
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Jacobs, Jane. 1993. The death and life of great american cities. Modern Library ed. New York: Modern Library
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———. 1961. The death and life of great american cities. New York: Random House
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Kafka, Franz. 1992. The castle. Everyman's library ; 127. [Schloss.]. New York: Knopf : Distributed by Random House
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———. 1974. The castle. Schocken paperback. [Schloss.]. Definitive ed. New York: Schocken Books
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———. 1964. The castle [Schloss.]. Definitive ed. New York: Knopf
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Kafka, Franz, Edwin Muir, and Willa Muir. 1941. The castle [Das Schloss.]. New York: A. A. Knopf
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Kunstler, James Howard. 1994. The geography of nowhere : The rise and decline of america's man-made landscape. Touchstone ed. New York ; London: Simon & Schuster
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———. 1993. The geography of nowhere : The rise and decline of america's man-made landscape. New York: Simon & Schuster
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Latour, Bruno. 2005. Reassembling the social : An introduction to actor-network-theory. Clarendon lectures in management studies. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press
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Lefebvre, Henri. 1991. The production of space [Production de l'espace.]. Oxford, OX, UK ; Cambridge, Mass., USA: Blackwell
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MacEachren, Alan M. 1995. How maps work : Representation, visualization, and design. New York: Guilford Press
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Massey, Doreen B., and P. M. Jess. 2000. A place in the world? : Places, cultures and globalization (on order).
The shape of the world : Explorations in human geography ;; v. 4;
variation: Shape of the world ;; v. 4. Milton Keynes England; New York:
Open University; Oxford University Press
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McDowell, Linda. 1999. Gender, identity and place : Understanding feminist geographies. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
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Meinig, D. W., and John Brinckerhoff Jackson. 1979. The interpretation of ordinary landscapes : Geographical essays. New York: Oxford University Press
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Mitchell, Timothy. 2002. Rule of experts : Egypt, techno-politics, modernity. Berkeley: University of California Press
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Monmonier, Mark S. 1996. How to lie with maps. 2nd ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press
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———. 1991. How to lie with maps. Chicago: University of Chicago Press
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Nordstrom, Carolyn. 2004. Shadows of war : Violence, power, and international profiteering in the twenty-first century. California series in public anthropology. Vol. 10. Berkeley: University of California Press
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Oke, T. R. 1987. Boundary layer climates. 2nd ed. London ; New York: Routledge
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———. 1978. Boundary layer climates. London; New York: Methuen; Wiley
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Peet, Richard, and Michael Watts. 2004. Liberation ecologies : Environment, development, social movements. 2nd ed. London ; New York: Routledge
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———. 1996. Liberation ecologies : Environment, development, social movements. London ; New York: Routledge
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Pile, Steve, and Michael Keith. 1997. Geographies of resistance. London ; New York: Routledge
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Pirsig, Robert M. 1984. Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance : An inquiry into values. Special anniversary , with a new introd. ed. New York: Morrow
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———. 1981. Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance. New York: Bantam Books
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———. 1975. Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance. Toronto ; New York: Bantam
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———. 1974. Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance: An inquiry into values. New York: Morrow
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Porter, Philip Wayland, and Eric S. Sheppard. 1998. A world of difference : Society, nature, development. New York: Guilford Press
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Pratt, Geraldine. 2004. Working feminism. Philadelphia: Temple University Press
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Pred, Allan Richard. 2000. Even in sweden : Racisms, racialized spaces, and the popular geographical imagination. Berkeley: University of California Press
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Pulido, Laura. 2006. Black, brown, yellow, and left : Radical activism in los angeles. American crossroads. Vol. 19. Berkeley: University of California Press
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Pynchon, Thomas. 1997. Mason & dixon. 1st ed. New York: Henry Holt
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Quammen, David. 2004. The song of the dodo : Island biogeography in an age of extinctions. 1st Scribner trade paperback ed. New York: Scribner
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———. 1996. The song of the dodo : Island biogeography in an age of extinctions. New York: Scribner
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Raffles, Hugh. 2002. In amazonia : A natural history. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press
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Rose, Gillian. 2007. Visual methodologies : An introduction to the interpretation of visual materials. 2nd ed. London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif.: SAGE Publications
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———. 2001. Visual methodologies : An introduction to the interpretation of visual materials. London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage
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Saldanha, Arun. 2007. Psychedelic white : Goa trance and the viscosity of race. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
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Soja, Edward W. 1989. Postmodern geographies : The reassertion of space in critical social theory. Haymarket series. London ; New York: Verso
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Stegner, Wallace Earle. 1971. Angle of repose. New York: Fawcett Crest
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———. 1971. Angle of repose. Garden City, N. Y.: Doubleday
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Taylor, Peter J. 1999. Modernities : A geohistorical interpretation. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
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Thubron, Colin. 1994. The lost heart of asia. 1st ed. New York, NY: HarperCollinsPublishers
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———. 1994. The lost heart of asia. London: Heinemann
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Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt. 2005. Friction : An ethnography of global connection. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press
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Tuan, Yi-fu. 1977. Space and place : The perspective of experience. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
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Wacquant, Loïc J. D. 2004. Body & soul : Notebooks of an apprentice boxer [Corps et âme.]. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press
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Winchester, Simon. 1999. The fracture zone : A return to the balkans. 1st ed. New York: HarperCollins
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Wolch, Jennifer R., and Jody Emel. 1998. Animal geographies : Place, politics, and identity in the nature-culture borderlands. London ; New York: Verso
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The Library in the New Age - Robert Darnton

See New York Review of Books - http://www.nybooks.com/articles/21514

June 2, 2008

Debunking Third World Myths - Data Visualization

See Hans Roling on TED - http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/92

and

http://www.gapminder.org/