Applied Geography

A World Perspective

  • Antoine Bailly
  • Lay James Gibson

Part of the GeoJournal Library book series (GEJL, volume 77)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Introduction

    1. Antoines Bailly, Lay James Gibson
      Pages 1-5
  3. History and epistemological foundations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Antoine Bailly, Lay James Gibson
      Pages 9-22
    3. Michel Phlipponneau
      Pages 47-67
    4. Kingsley E. Haynes, Qingshu Xie, Lei Ding
      Pages 69-93
    5. Lay James Gibson
      Pages 113-131
  4. A world perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. György Enyedi
      Pages 169-185
  5. Case studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 212-212
    2. Reginald G. Golledge
      Pages 233-252
    3. Jessie P. H. Poon, James E. McConnell
      Pages 253-272
    4. Antoine S. Bailly
      Pages 273-285
    5. Antoine Bailly, Lay Gibson
      Pages 305-307
    6. Antoine Bailly, Lay James Gibson
      Pages 309-318
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 319-320

About this book


Applied Geography, A World Perspective reviews progress in applied geography in different regions of the world. It does this through the eyes of an international panel of highly regarded academic practitioners. The book offers new prospects on the use of established approaches and explores exciting new territories. Together, the contributors provide a comprehensive picture of applied geography today.

This book is of relevance to faculty and graduate students in the fields of geography, planning, public policy, regional science and other related social and behavioural sciences.


Europe Monitoring international trade public policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Antoine Bailly
    • 1
  • Lay James Gibson
    • 2
  1. 1.University of GenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.University of ArizonaTucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-6656-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-2442-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-5499
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