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Geography of the World Economy

Geography of the World Economy - 3rd edition

Geography of the World Economy - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780340706121

ISBN10: 0340706120

Geography of the World Economy by Paul Knox - ISBN 9780340706121
Edition: 3RD 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Edward Arnold Ltd.
Published: 1998
International: No
Geography of the World Economy by Paul Knox - ISBN 9780340706121

ISBN13: 9780340706121

ISBN10: 0340706120

Edition: 3RD 98

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Summary

Provides an in - depth and stimulating introduction to the theory and practice of economic geography. Explains how the world economy affects where industries are located, and puts trends in jobs and investments in a straight - forward, global perspective.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

ECONOMIC PATTERNS AND THE SEARCH FOR EXPLANATION

The Changing World Economy.

Global Patterns and Trends.

The Geographical Dynamics of the World Economy.

THE RISE OF THE CORE ECONOMIES

Pre - Industrial Foundations.

Evolution of the Industrial Core Regions.

The Globalization of Production Systems.

The Spatial Reorganization of the Core Economies.

SPATIAL TRANSFORMATION OF THE PERIPHERY

The Dynamics of Interdependence: Transformation of the Periphery.

Agriculture: The Primary Concern? Industrialization: The Path to Progress?

ADJUSTING TO A NEW GLOBAL ECONOMY

Transnational Integration.

The Reassertion of the Local in the Age of the Global: Regions and Localities Within the World Economy.


Conclusion
Index

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Geography of World Economy by Paul Knox, John Agnew and Linda McCarthy - ISBN 9780340807125