Revitalizing Electoral Geography by Barney Warf, Jonathan Leib

By Barney Warf, Jonathan Leib

Electoral Geography, the research of spatial styles of vote casting, is present process a renaissance with new methodological advances, theoretical shifts and alterations within the political panorama. Integrating new conceptual ways with a vast array of case reports from the us, Europe and Asia, this quantity examines key questions in electoral geography: How has electoral geography replaced because the Nineteen Eighties while the final wave of works during this sub self-discipline seemed? In what methods does modern scholarship in social thought tell the research of elections and their spatial styles? How has electoral geography been reconfigured by way of social and technological adjustments and people who form the vote casting technique itself? How can the comparative research of elections tell the sector? In addressing those matters, the quantity strikes electoral geography past its conventional, empiricist specialise in the USA to interact with modern theoretical advancements and to stipulate the myriad theoretical, conceptual and methodological views and purposes that jointly are ushering in electoral geography's revitalization. the result's a broader, comparative research of the way elections replicate and in flip form social and spatial kin

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