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Major Works: Political Geography

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 24 new and published major works in the subject of Political Geography — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. The Capitalist Space Economy (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    Geographical Analysis after Ricardo, Marx and Sraffa

    By Eric Sheppard, Trevor Barnes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    Representing an innovative approach to the analysis of the economic geography of capitalism, this stimulating book develops an analytical political economic framework. Part 1 provides an introductory overvi9ew fo some of the fundamental debates about price, profits and value in economics which...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Return Migration and Regional Economic Problems (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    Edited by Russell King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    This book, originally published in 1986, based on extensive original research, presents many findings on the phenomenon of return migration and on its impact on regional economic development. It remains the only study of its kind. International in scope, the book includes chapters on return...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Industrial Geography of Italy (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    Edited by Russell King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    At the time this book was originally published in 1985 Italy was one of Europe’s leading industrial nations. This volume provides a comprehensive overview of Italian industry during the 1980s. It introduces Italy’s physical and human resources and outlines the historical development of the industry...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Regions in Recession and Resurgence (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    By Michael Chisholm

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    The world economy has undergone rapid evolution in recent decades, along with changes in the importance of industries and their organization, and sharp changes in the fortunes of regions. There are differences of opinion regarding the mainsprings of change and development and the role of goverments...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    The books in this set, originally published between 1968 and 1992 introduce the reader to the many lines of thought in the literature on economic geography and tie these various aspects together within the concept of the economy. As well as providing a comprehensive overview of the Western European...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Urbanism, Colonialism, and the World-Economy (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    By Anthony D King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    Recent years have witnessed a surge in public awareness concerning the impact of world economic forces on cities. In this challenging book, the author argues that though the consciousness is new the phenomena themselves are not. For the past two centuries at least, world economic, political and...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Global Cities (Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography)

    By Anthony D King

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Economic Geography

    Since the late 1970s the role of key world cities such as Los Angeles, New York and London as centres of global control and co-ordination has come under increasing scrutiny. This book provides an overview and critique of work on the global context of metropolitan growth, world city formation and...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

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