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This topical book addresses contemporary concern with the interconnections between geography and morality.

  • Covers both the geographical context of morality, and moralities in geographical methods and practices.
  • Contains up-to-date case studies based on original research.
  • Deals with controversial issues, such as problems of globalization, European integration, human rights in Nigeria, territorial conflict in Israel, and land reform in post-apartheid South Africa.
  • The editors are well-published leading international authorities.
  • The contributors are drawn from Australia, Eastern Europe, Israel, South Africa, the UK and the US.
Content:
Chapter 1 Introduction: Geographies of Morality and Moralities of Geography (pages 1–12): Roger Lee and David M. Smith
Chapter 2 Globalization, Production and the (Im)Morality of Uneven Development (pages 17–31): Peter Dicken
Chapter 3 Regional Inequality, Convergence and Enlargement in the European Union (pages 32–46): Nigel Spence
Chapter 4 Moral Problems of Eastern Wilderness: European Core and Periphery (pages 47–61): Boleslaw Domanski
Chapter 5 Where the Grass is Greener in Poland: Regional and Intra?Urban Inequalities (pages 62–78): Grzegorz Weclawowicz
Chapter 6 Social Exclusion, Health and Health Care: The Case of the National Health Service in England (pages 83–99): Sarah E. Curtis
Chapter 7 The Problem with Welfare (pages 100–119): Susan J. Smith and Donna Easterlow
Chapter 8 Struggles over Human Rights in Nigeria: Questions of Scale in Moral Geography (pages 120–134): Rex Honey
Chapter 9 Valuing Land and Distributing Territory (pages 135–148): Avery Kolers
Chapter 10 When Two Rights Collide: Some Lessons from Jerusalem (pages 149–164): Shlomo Hasson
Chapter 11 Land Reform Policy in Post?Apartheid South Africa: The Elusive Quest for Social Justice? (pages 165–180): Brij Maharaj
Chapter 12 Waiting in Line, or the Moral and Material Geographies of Queue?Jumping (pages 183–198): Stuart Corbridge
Chapter 13 Moral Geographies of Sexual Citizenship (pages 199–210): Gill Valentine
Chapter 14 ‘But Tight Jeans are Better!’: Moral Improvisation and Ethical Judgement in Local Planning Decision?Making (pages 211–228): Jean Hillier
Chapter 15 The Quality of Ethics: Moral Causation, Method and Metatheory in the Interdisciplinary Science of Geography (pages 231–244): William S. Lynn
Chapter 16 On the Pavement: Reflections on Fieldwork with Urban Poor Black Women Street Traders in Durban, South Africa (pages 245–262): Priscilla Cunnan
Chapter 17 Disciplinary Change and Career Paths (pages 265–283): Ron Johnston
Chapter 18 From Location Theory to Moral Philosophy: Views from the Fringe (pages 284–298): David M. Smith

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  • Year: 2004
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 9781405116367,9780470753057

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