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GEOG2035
Module Reading List

Geographies of Economies, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Dr Stuart Hodkinson
s.n.hodkinson@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Readers and handbooks

Aoyama, Yuko, James Murphy and Susan Hanson. 2011. Key concepts in economic geography ISBN: 9781847878953 (pbk.) : £19.99; 9781847878946 (hbk.) : £60.00; 1847878946 (hbk.) : £60.00; 1847878954 (pbk.) : £19.99. London: Sage. EBL 12 x 2, 9 x5 GEOG K-18 AOY.

Bryson, John, Nick Henry, David Keeble and Ron Martin, eds. 1999. The economic geography reader : producing and consuming global capitalism ISBN: 0471985287 (pbk.) : £16.99; 0471985279. Chichester: Wiley. EBL 12 9 x4 Geography K-18 BRY.

Barnes, Trevor, Jamie Peck, Eric Sheppard, Adam Tickell, eds. 2004. Reading economic geography ISBN: 063123554X; 0631235531. Oxford: Blackwell. EBL 12 9 x9, GEOG K-18 BAR. Ebook.

Barnes, Trevor, Jamie Peck and Eric Sheppard, eds. 2012. The Wiley-Blackwell companion to economic geography ISBN: 9781444336801 (cloth); 1444336800 (cloth). Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell. EBL 12 9 x3 GEOG K-18. Ebook.

Clark, Gordon, Maryann P. Feldman and Meric S. Gertler. 2000. The Oxford handbook of economic geography ISBN: 0199250839 (pbk.); 0198234104. Oxford: Oxford University Press. EBL 12 9 x 3 HD Geog K-18 CLA.

Leyshon, Andrew, et al., eds. 2009. The SAGE handbook of economic geography ISBN: 9781848601154 (pbk.) : £24.99; 1848601158 (pbk.) : £24.99; 9781848601147 (hbk.) : £75.00; 184860114X (hbk.) : £75.00. London: Sage.

Sheppard, Eric, and Trevor Barnes, eds. 2003. A companion to economic geography ISBN: 0631235795. Oxford : Blackwell. EBL 12 x2 9 x2 Geography K-18 SHE.

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Text books

Mackinnon, Danny, and Andrew Cumbers. 2011. Introduction to Economic Geography: Globalization, Uneven Development and Place. Harlow: Pearson. EBL 12 9 x9 GEOG K-18 MAC. Ebook.  

Coe, Neil, Philip F. Kelly, Henry Wai-Chung Yeung. 2007. Economic geography : a contemporary introduction ISBN: 9781405132152 (hbk.) : £55.00; 1405132159 (hbk.) : £55.00; 9781405132190 (pbk.) : £19.99; 1405132191 (pbk.) : £19.99; 1450132154. Oxford: Blackwell. EBL 12 HD 9 x5 GEOG K-18 COE.

Coe, Neil, and Andrew Jones, eds. 2010. The economic geography of the UK ISBN: 9781849200905 (pbk.) : £23.99; 9781849200899 (hbk.) : £70.00; 1849200890 (hbk.) : £70.00; 1849200904 (pbk.) : £23.99. London: Sage. EBL 12 HD 9 x5 Geography K-1.1 COE.

Week 1

Barnes, Trevor. 2002. Inventing Anglo-American Economic Geography, 1889-1960. In E. Sheppard and T. Barnes, eds. A companion to economic geography ISBN: 0631235795. Oxford: Blackwell. Pp- 11-26. Available from VLE.

Scott, A. J. 2000: Economic Geography, the great half-century. Cambridge journal of economics. ISSN: 0309-166X, 24 (4): 483-504.

Stanford, Jim. 2008. Economics for everyone : a short guide to the economics of capitalism ISBN: 9780745327501; 0745327508. London: Pluto Press.

 http://www.economicsforeveryone.ca/files/uploads/Economics_For_Everyone_Chapter1.pdf

Walker, Richard. 2012. Geography in economy: reflections on a field. In T. Barnes, J. Peck and E. Sheppard, eds. The Wiley-Blackwell companion to economic geography ISBN: 9781444336801 (cloth); 1444336800 (cloth). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell. Pp- 47-60.

Tickell, Adam, et al., eds. 2007. Politics and practice in economic geography ISBN: 9781412907866 (pbk.); 9781412907859 (hbk.); 1412907861 (pbk.); 1412907853 (hbk.). Los Angeles: Sage. EBL 12 9 x 3 Geography K-18 TIC. Ebook.

Week 2

Monbiot, G 2016,  ‘Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems’, https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/apr/15/neoliberalism-ideology-problem-george-monbiot  

Harvey, D, 2007 ‘Neoliberalism as Creative Destruction’, Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science,  http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0002716206296780  

Week 3

Sum, N. 2009. Articulation of ‘New Constitutionalism’ with ‘New Ethicalism’: Wal-Martization and CSR-ization in Developing Countries , ch.3 in  Peter Utting (ed.) Corporate Social Responsibility and Regulatory Governance: Towards Inclusive Development? London: Palgrave, 2009 - http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/fass/events/changingcultures/docs/sem3/UNRISD-WalMartization-CSRization-chapter3-clean.pdf
 

Week 4 

Kalleberg, A. 2009. Precarious Work, Insecure Workers: Employment Relations in Transition, AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW,  VOL. 74 (February:1–22), http://sawyerseminar.web.unc.edu/files/2011/02/kalleberg_Precarious_Work.pdf

Shaheen, F. 2016. In the gig economy, recruitment agencies are the gangmasters, The Guardian, 16 November, https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/nov/16/gig-economy-recruitment-agencies-employment-rights

Arnold, D & Pickles, J. 2011. ‘Global Work, Surplus Labor, and the Precarious Economies of the Border’, Antipode, Vol. 43(5), pp.1598–1624, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1467-8330.2011.00899.x/full

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Week 9

Martin, R., Pike, A., Tyler, P. and Gardiner, B., 2015. ‘Spatially rebalancing the UK economy: The need for a new policy model’. Regional Studies Association Pamphlet,  http://www.regionalstudies.org/uploads/documents/SRTUKE_v16_PRINT.pdf

Week 10

Engelen, E. 2012. Crisis in Space: Ruminations on the Unevenness of Financialization and its Geographical Implications. The Wiley-Blackwell companion to economic geography ISBN: 9781444336801 (cloth); 1444336800 (cloth), 242-257.

Fields, D., & Uffer, S. 2014. The financialisation of rental housing: A comparative analysis of New York City and Berlin. Urban studies. ISSN: 0042-0980, 0042098014543704.

Goldstein et al. 2016. How Housing’s New Players Spiraled Into Banks’ Old Mistakes, The New York times. ISSN: 0362-4331, June 26, 2016

Beswick, Joe Georgia Alexandri, Michael Byrne, Sònia Vives-Miró, Desiree Fields, Stuart Hodkinson & Michael Janoschka (2016) Speculating on London's housing future, City, 20:2, 321-341, DOI:10.1080/13604813.2016.1145946, http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/98890/

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This list was last updated on 25/09/2017