(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Context in economic geography: the relevance of pragmatism

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

SUNLEY P. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, ROYAUME-UNI


There has been a growing interest in types of contextual approach in recent economic geography. The first contextual theme emphasizes that social processes are spatial and made up of specific geographical contexts. The influence of postmodernist and poststructuralist ideas in economic geography is another usage of contextualism. Sraffian and neoinstitutionalist economic geographies highlight some interesting research programmes, which should be supplemented by a recourse to the pragmatist tradition


Article of periodic

published at : Progress in human geography / ISSN 0309-1325

Editor : Arnold, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 20, no3 [pp. 338-355]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.




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