Geographies and Moralities

Book Name : Geographies and Moralities_x000D_
International Perspectives on Development, Justice and Place

By by Roger Lee, David M. Smith

Sub Title : International Perspectives on Development, Justice and Place

Written by : by Roger Lee, David M. Smith

Subject Category : Academic Business

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This topical book addresses contemporary concern with the interconnections between geography and morality. Covers both the geographical context of morality, and moralities in geographical methods and practices. Contains up-to-date case studies based on original research. Deals with controversial issues, such as problems of globalization, European integration, human rights in Nigeria, territorial conflict in Israel, and land reform in post-apartheid South Africa. The editors are well-published leading international authorities. The contributors are drawn from Australia, Eastern Europe, Israel, South Africa, the UK and the US. Wiley; April 2008 ISBN 9780470753040 Read online, or download in secure PDF format Title: Geographies and Moralities Author: Roger Lee (ed.); David M. Smith (ed.) Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell Subject categories Academic Business > Economics Science > Geography Social Science > Human Geography Law Geography > Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology Sociology > Communities. Classes. Races > Urban groups. The city. Urban sociology > Regional economics. Space in economics Social Sciences ISBNs 0470753048 9781405116367 9780470753040 About The Author Roger Lee is Professor of Geography at Queen Mary, University of London. He was editor of the Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers from 1993 to 1998 and is currently an editor of Progress in Human Geography. His previous publications include Economic Geography (third edition, 1982), Teaching Geography in Higher Education (Blackwell, 1991), Geographies of Economies (1997) and Alternative Economic Spaces (2003). He is also an academician of the Academy of Learned Societies in the Social Sciences. David M. Smith is Emeritus Professor of Geography at Queen Mary, University of London. He held earlier appointments at the Universities of Manchester, Southern Illinois, Florida, Natal, the Witwatersrand and New England (Australia). He is the author or editor of twenty books, including Geography and Social Justice (Blackwell, 1994) and Moral Geographies: Ethics in a World of Difference (2000).

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Academic Business - Economics Science - Geography Social Science - Human Geography Law Geography - Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology Sociology - Communities. Classes. Races - Urban groups. The city. Urban sociology - Regional economics. Space in economics Social Sciences

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0470753048 - 9781405116367 - 9780470753040

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Roger Lee is Professor of Geography at Queen Mary, University of London. He was editor of the Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers from 1993 to 1998 and is currently an editor of Progress in Human Geography. His previous publications include Economic Geography (third edition, 1982), Teaching Geography in Higher Education (Blackwell, 1991), Geographies of Economies (1997) and Alternative Economic Spaces (2003). He is also an academician of the Academy of Learned Societies in the Social Sciences.

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Wiley-Blackwell