Martin Jones,Rhys Jones,Michael Woods,Mark Whitehead,Deborah's An Introduction to Political Geography: Space, Place and PDF

By Martin Jones,Rhys Jones,Michael Woods,Mark Whitehead,Deborah Dixon,Matthew Hannah

ISBN-10: 0415457963

ISBN-13: 9780415457965

ISBN-10: 0415457971

ISBN-13: 9780415457972

An advent to Political Geography maintains to supply a broad-based creation to modern political geography for college students following undergraduate measure classes in geography and comparable topics.

The text explores the whole breadth of up to date political geography, protecting not just conventional issues resembling the nation, geopolitics, electoral geography and nationalism; but in addition expanding very important parts on the state of the art of political geography study together with globalization, the geographies of rules and governance, geographies of coverage formula and supply, and issues on the intersection of political and cultural geography, together with the politics of position intake, landscapes of strength, citizenship, identification politics and geographies of mobilization and resistance.

This moment edition builds at the strengths of the 1st. the most alterations and improvements are:

  • four new chapters on: political geographies of globalization, geographies of empire, political geography and the surroundings and geopolitics and important geopolitics

  • significant updating and revision of the prevailing chapters to debate key advancements, drawing on contemporary educational contributions and political events

  • new case experiences, drawing on more and more foreign and worldwide examples

  • additional packing containers for key ideas and an enlarged glossary. 

As with the 1st version, broad use is made from case learn examples, illustrations, explanatory containers, courses to additional examining and a thesaurus of key words to provide the cloth in an simply available demeanour. via employment of those recommendations this book introduces scholars to contributions from more than a few social and political theories within the context of empirical case learn examples. by way of supplying a uncomplicated advent to such innovations and pointing to pathways into extra expert fabric, this booklet serves either as a center textual content for first- and moment- 12 months classes in political geography, and as a source along supplementary textbooks for extra expert 3rd 12 months courses.

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