Chapter 20. Concepts of Class in Contemporary Economic Geography

  1. Eric Sheppard1 and
  2. Trevor J. Barnes2
  1. David Sadler

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693445.ch20

A Companion to Economic Geography

A Companion to Economic Geography

How to Cite

Sadler, D. (2003) Concepts of Class in Contemporary Economic Geography, in A Companion to Economic Geography (eds E. Sheppard and T. J. Barnes), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693445.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Minnesota

  2. 2

    University of British Columbia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631212232

Online ISBN: 9780470693445

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Keywords:

  • economic geography;
  • capitalism;
  • class theory;
  • marxism;
  • human geography

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Classical Conceptions of Class

  • Class-centered Approaches to Economic Geography in the 1970s and 1980s: Production, Regional Development, and the Defense of Place

  • Class in Economic Geography in the 1990s

  • Concluding Comments

  • Bibliography