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Forthcoming Political Geography Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Nationalism, Ethnicity and Boundaries

    Conceptualising and understanding identity through boundary approaches

    Edited by Jennifer Jackson, Lina Molokotos-Liederman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Nationalism and ethnicity have become, across time and space, a force in the construction of boundaries. This book analyses geographical and physical borders and symbolic, political and socio-economic boundaries, and how they impact upon nationalism and ethnic identity. Geographic and other...

    To Be Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    From votes to strikes to street violence, politics is intrinsically geographical. Many of the books in this set, originally published between 1964 and 1990, illustrate that the social contexts provided by localities are crucial in defining distinctive political identities and subsequent...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Geography of Border Landscapes (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Dennis Rumley, Julian V. Minghi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This volume is about border landscapes, with emphasis on the varying impact that political decision-making and ideological differences can have on the environment at border locations, for example. This volume by political-geography experts from across the globe provides important insights...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. International Law and Boundary Disputes in Africa

    By Gbenga Oduntan

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    Lord Curzon’s view that frontiers are the razor’s edge on which hang suspended the modern issues of war or peace, of life or death to nations holds true in the 21st century. Sovereignty and jurisdiction, as well as effective territorial control, are problematic concepts the world over and Africa...

    To Be Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Place and Politics (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    The Geographical Mediation of State and Society

    By John A. Agnew

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    The first part of the book is concerned with developing the place perspective. Three dimensions of place are put forward: locale and sense of place describe the objective and subjective dimensions of local social arrangements within which political behaviour is realized; location refers to the...

    To Be Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Money and Votes (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Constituency Campaign spending and Election Results

    By R. J. Johnston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    Is the election result in a constituency affected by the amount of campaign spending there? This book, originally published in 1987 was the first major study of this important question. Based on extensive original research, it addresses two main issues: the impact of constituency campaign spending...

    To Be Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Politics, Geography and Social Stratification (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Keith Hoggart, Eleonore Kofman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    The major themes explored in this book, originally published in 1986, are the political resonances of social stratification and change; the growing distance between the working class and the providers of social services; and the role of locality in social reproduction. The relationship between...

    To Be Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Geography of English Politics (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    The 1983 General Election

    By R. J. Johnston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This book illustrates the degree of variability in voting behaviour within social groups and suggests reasons for that variability. It reviews and critiques conventional analyses and presents statistical analyses of the geography of voting in England. The book reveals that substantial geographical...

    To Be Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Nationalism, Self-Determination and Political Geography (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by R. J. Johnston, David Knight, Eleonore Kofman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    This book explores the place of nationalism in the modern world. It looks at the relationships between nationalism, politics and states, explores the rise of minority national movements and the problems they cause, and discusses the problems of national integration in particular countries. It...

    To Be Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Developments in Electoral Geography (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Ron Johnston, Fred M. Shelley, Peter J. Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    The essays in this collection show how electoral geography has shifted from empiricist activity towards a closer involvement with the wider issues addressed by social scientists. They illustrate the potential contributions that electoral geographers can make towards the understanding of global,...

    To Be Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge