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Agnew, John A.

Overview
Works: 86 works in 587 publications in 4 languages and 18,152 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  History  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Collector, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: JC319, 320.12
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John A Agnew
The geography of the world-economy by Paul L Knox( Book )

109 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illustrated throughout, the new edition has been completely reworked and updated to take account of the recent substantial changes in the world economy. It extends the coverage of world cities, labour markets, the global office, women in development, tourism and sustainable development. The fourth edition includes new material on the informational economy and the Digital Divide, the international financial system and the Asian and Russian financial crises, the economic implications of HIV/AIDS in Africa, and the implications of genetically modified foods for agriculture and trade."--Jacket
The City in cultural context by John A Agnew( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Routledge Library Editions: The City reprints some of the most important works in urban studies published in the last century. For further information on this collection please email info.research@routledge.co.uk
Geopolitics : re-visioning world politics by John A Agnew( Book )

60 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite challenges to its domination, the way modern-world politics is conducted is structured by a set of understandings dating back to the rise of the European powers. Here, John Agnew systematically explores how Europeans in a position of global power imposed their ways and views on others through visualizing the world as a whole, defining world regions as modern or backward, seeing the nation statehood as the highest and best form of political organization, and viewing world politics as the outcome of the pursuit of primacy by competing states
Hegemony : the new shape of global power by John A Agnew( Book )

15 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Hegemony' explores the drive by the US to create comsumer capitalism abroad through political pressure & the promise of consumer goods
Globalization and sovereignty by John A Agnew( Book )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distinguished geographer John Agnew boldly challenges the widely popular story that state sovereignty is in worldwide eclipse in the face of the overwhelming processes of globalization
Making political geography by John A Agnew( Book )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political geography is the study of the geographical distribution of political power and how this affects a wide range of social phenomena. This title discusses: major issues and conceptual problems; current themes that are shaping the evolution of the subject; and areas for future research
The United States in the world-economy : a regional geography by John A Agnew( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and German and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion to political geography by John A Agnew( Book )

41 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents students and researchers with a substantial survey of this active and vibrant field
Human geography : an essential anthology( Book )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mastering space : hegemony, territory and international political economy by John A Agnew( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over two hundred years the domination of some countries by others has been intrinsic to international relations, with national economic and political strength viewed as essential to a nation's survival and global position. Mastering Space identifies the essential features of this 'state-centredness' and suggests an optimistic alternative more in keeping with the contemporary post-Cold War climate. Drawing on recent geopolitical thinking, the authors claim that the dynamism of the international political economy has been obscured through excessive attention to the state as an unchanging actor
Place and politics : the geographical mediation of state and society by John A Agnew( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Place and politics in modern Italy by John A Agnew( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do the places where people live help structure and restructure their sociopolitical identities and interests? John A. Agnew presents a theoretical model that addresses the relation of place to politics and applies it to a series of case studies set in modern Italy
American space/American place : geographies of the contemporary United States by John A Agnew( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers geographical perspectives on the condition of the U.S. at the outset of the 21st century. It compares American ideals of liberty, equality, opportunity and social improvement with the condition of the regions, states and localities
The Power of place : bringing together geographical and sociological imaginations by John A Agnew( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlusconi's Italy : mapping contemporary Italian politics by Michael E Shin( Book )

15 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A richly informed new explanation for the rise and fall of Italy's colorful prime minister
Rome by John A Agnew( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political geography : a reader( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political geography concerns the processes involved in the creation of, and the consequences for human populations, of the uneven distribution of power. Unlike a conventional textbook the full range of theoretical perspectives is presented
The Marshall Plan today : model and metaphor by John A Agnew( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume has as its focus the role of the Marshall Plan as both a force in the transformation of European Economic practices and a stimulus to political integration in Europe. This organizing theme is framed in terms of two other issues that are central to contemporary debates in international political economy and geopolitical studies: the origins and development of the Cold War, and the growing globalisation of the world economy. In relating the Marshall Plan to these issues, this book goes beyond the typical diplomatic
The Wiley-Blackwell companion to human geography by James S Duncan( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume provides an up-to-date, authoritative synthesis of the discipline of human geography. Unparalleled in scope, the companion offers an indispensable overview to the field, representing both historical and contemporary perspectives. Edited and written by the world's leading authorities in the discipline. Divided into three major sections: Foundations (the history of human geography from Ancient Greece to the late nineteenth century); The Classics (the roots of modern human geography); Contemporary Approaches (current issues and themes in human geography). Each contemporary issue is examined by two contributors offering distinctive perspectives on the same theme."--Publisher's description
The SAGE handbook of geographical knowledge by John A Agnew( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The SAGE Handbook of Geographical Knowledge is a critical inquiry into how Geography as a field of knowledge has been produced, re-produced, and re-imagined. It comprises three sections on Geographical Orientations, Geography's Venues, and Critical Geographical Concepts and Controversies. The first provides an overview of the genealogy of geography". The second highlights the types of spatial settings and locations in which geographical knowledge has been produced. The third focuses on venues of primary importance in the historical geography of geographical thought. Orientations - includes chapters on: Geography - the Genealogy of a Term; Geography's Narratives and Intellectual History. Geography's Venues includes chapters on: Field; Laboratory; Observatory; Archive; Centre of Calculation; Mission Station; Battlefield; Museum; Public Sphere; Subaltern Space; Financial Space; Art Studio; Botanical/Zoological Gardens; Learned Societies. Critical concepts and controversies - includes chapters on: Environmental Determinism; Region; Place; Nature and Culture; Development; Conservation; Geopolitics; Landscape; Time; Cycle of Erosion; Time; Gender; Race/Ethnicity; Social Class; Spatial Analysis; Glaciation; Ice Ages; Map; Climate Change; Urban/Rural. Comprehensive without claiming to be encyclopedic, textured and nuanced, this Handbook will be a key resource for all researchers with an interest in the pasts, presents and futures of geography
 
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Hegemony : the new shape of global power
Alternative Names
Agnew, John.

Agnew John 1949-....

Agnew, John A.

Agnew, John A. 1949-

Agnew, John (John A.)

Agnew, John (John A.), 1949-

John A. Agnew Amerikaans geograaf

John A. Agnew britisch-amerikanischer Geograph und Hochschullehrer

Джон Егнью

ジョン・アグニュー

Languages
English (417)

Italian (14)

Spanish (4)

German (2)

Covers
The City in cultural contextGeopolitics : re-visioning world politicsHegemony : the new shape of global powerGlobalization and sovereigntyMaking political geographyThe United States in the world-economy : a regional geographyA companion to political geographyHuman geography : an essential anthology