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

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

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

The text explores the entire breadth of latest political geography, protecting not just conventional matters corresponding to the country, geopolitics, electoral geography and nationalism; but additionally 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 subject matters on the intersection of political and cultural geography, together with the politics of position intake, landscapes of energy, citizenship, id 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 present chapters to debate key advancements, drawing on fresh educational contributions and political events

  • new case reports, drawing on progressively more foreign and worldwide examples

  • additional containers for key suggestions and an enlarged glossary. 

As with the 1st variation, broad use is made up of case learn examples, illustrations, explanatory bins, publications to extra interpreting and a word list of key words to provide the cloth in an simply available demeanour. via employment of those innovations this book introduces scholars to contributions from a number social and political theories within the context of empirical case research examples. by way of delivering a simple creation to such strategies and pointing to pathways into extra professional fabric, this publication serves either as a middle textual content for first- and moment- 12 months classes in political geography, and as a source along supplementary textbooks for extra professional 3rd yr courses.

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