Political geography


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treats of the different countries into which earth is divided with regard to political and social and institutions and conditions.

See also: geography

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In political geography, an imaginary line between two nations, separating the imaginary rights of one from the imaginary rights of the other.
Anticipating the Audience: The Political Geography of Talk Radio
Examples range from political geography and energy politics to sociology of science and the field of communications (Dahlberg, 1994, p.
Clapham, however, questions how far ethnicity was the critical factor in the collapse of Mengistu's regime, and argues that political geography provides substantial limitations on further fragmentation.
And despite the apparently panoptical surveillance represented by the LAPD's geosynchronous "Death Star," the tribal fragmentation of political geography, together with the very excessiveness of corporate autonomy, has weakened the state.
"Our strategy is wiping Israel out of the world's political geography and Israel seems to be approaching this reality by its mischiefs," General Salami told reporters in Tehran on Monday and in response to questions about Iran's positions on Israeli air assaults on Western Syria.
Perhaps, the concept of the minor has particular relevance to the political geography of materials and sciences, as Stengers' work suggests.
They themselves carried out fieldwork there in 1980, 1994, and 1998, and since the middle 1990s, their research in the central Peten lakes region has pursued various aspects of a model of political geography developed by ethnohistorian Grant.
For instance, this will eventually help advisors to the Turkish president to learn and understand more about political geography and have no difficulty in realizing that Turkey is politically and economically positioned in Europe.
Dr Alison Williams, senior lecturer in political geography at Newcastle University, and academic lead on the project, said: "It has been an exciting and stimulating experience to discuss academic research with an artist and to see those ideas being transformed into artworks for public display.
The differences in policy between countries he ascribes to differences in political geography, political constitutions, resource endowments, and the stage of economic development.