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The SAGE Handbook of Political Geography / Edition 1
     

The SAGE Handbook of Political Geography / Edition 1

by Kevin R Cox, Murray Low, Jennifer Robinson
 

ISBN-10: 0761943277

ISBN-13: 9780761943273

Pub. Date: 12/27/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The SAGE Handbook of Political Geography provides students of the sub-discipline with a highly contextualized and systematic overview of the latest thinking and research. Edited by key scholars, with international contributions from acknowledged authorities on the relevant research, The SAGE Handbook of Political Geography is divided into six sections:Scope and

Overview

The SAGE Handbook of Political Geography provides students of the sub-discipline with a highly contextualized and systematic overview of the latest thinking and research. Edited by key scholars, with international contributions from acknowledged authorities on the relevant research, The SAGE Handbook of Political Geography is divided into six sections:Scope and Development of Political Geography; Geographies of the State; Participation and Representation; Political Geographies of Difference; Geography, Policy, and Governance; and Global Political Geographies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761943273
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/27/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.69(h) x 2.75(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE SCOPE AND DEVELOPMENT OF POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
The Politics of Political Geography - Guntram Herb
The Geography of Political Geography - James Sidaway
Geographies of Space and Power - Joe Painter
Feminist Transformations of Political Geography - Eleonore Kofman
PART TWO: STATES
Theorizing the State Geographically - Merje Kuus and John Agnew
Sovereignty, Subjectivity, Territoriality
State and Society - Stuart Corbridge
Planning, Space and Government - Margo Huxley
Welfare Provision, Welfare Reform, Welfare Mothers - Kim England
Making Space for Law - Nick Blomley
Coercion, Territoriality, Legitimacy - Steve Herbert
The Police And The Modern State
PART THREE: RE-NATURING POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
Theorizing the Nature-Society Divide - Bruce Braun
The State in Political Ecology - Paul Robbins
A Postcard to Political Geography from the Field
Regulating Resource Use - Karen Bakker and Gavin Bridge
Global Environmental Politics - Becky Mansfield
The Politics of Transition - Joshua Muldavin
Critical Political Ecology, Classical Economics and Ecological Modernization in China
PART FOUR: IDENTITIES AND INTERESTS IN POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS
Nation-States and National Identity - Jan Penrose and Richard Mole
Working Political Geography Through Social Movement Theory - Michael Brown
The Case of Gay and Lesbian Seattle
Contrapuntal Geographies - Noel Castree, David Featherstone and Andrew Herod
The Politics of Organising Across Socio-spatial Difference
The Political Geography of Many Bodies - Arun Saldanha
Transnational Political Movements - Paul Routledge
PART FIVE: FROM 'LA GEOGRAPHIE ELECTORALE' TO THE POLITICS OF DEMOCRACY
Place and Vote - Ron Johnston and Charles Pattie
The Territorial Politics of Representation - Benjamin Forest
Democracy and Democratization - Lynn A. Staeheli
Convening Publics - Clive Barnett
The Parasitical Spaces of Public Action
PART SIX: GLOBAL POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
'Global' Geopolitics - Simon Dalby
Geo-graphers - Elena Dell'Agnese
Writing Worlds
Empire - Alan Lester
Re-Bordering Spaces - Jouni Hakli
Transnationalism and (Im)mobility - Rachel Silvey, Elizabeth Olson and Yaffa Truelove
The Politics of Border Crossings
Spatial Analysis of Civil War Violence - John O'Loughlin and Clionadh Raleigh
PART SEVEN: THE POLITICS OF UNEVEN DEVELOPMENT
Political Geography of Uneven Development - Peter Taylor
The Politics of Local and Regional Development - Andrew Wood
The Politics of Localization - Giles Mohan and Kristian Stokke
From Depoliticizing Development to Politicizing Democracy
'Development' in Question - Hariprya Rangan
Sustainable Development and Governance - Yvonne Rydin
Urban Governance in the South - Sue Parnell
The politics of rights and development

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