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

An advent 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 topics.

The text explores the complete breadth of latest political geography, protecting not just conventional issues equivalent to the nation, geopolitics, electoral geography and nationalism; but in addition expanding vital components on the state-of-the-art of political geography learn together with globalization, the geographies of legislation and governance, geographies of coverage formula and supply, and topics on the intersection of political and cultural geography, together with the politics of position intake, landscapes of strength, citizenship, id politics and geographies of mobilization and resistance.

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

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

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

  • new case reports, drawing on more and more overseas and worldwide examples

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

As with the 1st version, huge use is made from case research examples, illustrations, explanatory packing containers, publications to additional examining and a thesaurus of keywords to provide the cloth in an simply available demeanour. via employment of those innovations this book introduces scholars to contributions from a number of social and political theories within the context of empirical case learn examples. through delivering a simple creation to such suggestions and pointing to pathways into extra expert fabric, this booklet 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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