By Sheppard E.

ISBN-10: 0631235795

ISBN-13: 9780631235798

A significant other to monetary Geography provides scholars of human geography with a vital choice of unique essays delivering a key to knowing this significant subdiscipline. The contributions are written via well known foreign students delivering a wide-ranging assessment of the sector.

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Xiii). McCarty's use of that word method is very broad because the specific technical methods he later employed came not from geography per se, but from statistics. , 1956), conceiving the very discipline in their image (Barnes, 1998b). Such practices marked Iowa as one of the first quantitative economic geography departments in the US. At the other ``center of calculation'' in US economic geography, the University of Washington, the two pivotal faculty members were Edward Ullman, and, perhaps more importantly, William Garrison.

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