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  • Political geography, the new world order, and the city
  • Foreign policy ; Geopolitics ; International relations ; Political geography ; Sphere of influence ; World ; World economic order
  • The paper provides a basis for addressing these questions through a review of the recent literature focusing on the international geopolitics of the post-Cold War world. Particular attention is paid to research that provides informed speculation
  • about the nature of the new world order from an explicitly geographic perspective along with research that focuses on local and urban impacts of changes in the new world order.
  • 1993
  • Where in the world is the U.S. Secretary of State?
  • Analysis of the travels of U.S. Secretaries of State from 1866 to 1990 : destinations, time spent abroad, reasons for travel. The expanding world of the Secretaries reflects U.S. foreign policy issues and the broadened interests of the U.S
  • . as a world power.―(DWG)
  • 1993
  • Economic space ; Economic system ; Geographical space ; International economy ; Spatial differentiation ; Technology ; World ; World economic order ; World market
  • 1993
  • Population, resources and food : the World between today and tomorrow
  • Conscious of the University of Kiel's motto of Pax optima a rerum, my aim in this fairly non technical addron is to overview the world's situation with regard to population, resources and food : where we are, how we got there and where we might
  • 1993
  • World fisheries resources
  • Aquaculture ; Fishing ; Fishing in fresh water ; Fishing resources ; Leisure ; Natural resources ; Netherlands (The) ; Sea fishing ; United States of America ; World
  • 1993
  • The Oxford Hammond atlas of the World
  • Atlas ; Comprehensive atlas ; Urban population ; World
  • 1993
  • The limitations of planned land development for low-income housing in Third World cities
  • Built up area ; Ecuador ; Housing ; Iran ; Land ; Land market ; Poverty ; State control ; Third World ; Urban development ; Urban environment ; Urban planning ; Urban policy
  • The analysis of planning as an agency is anappropriate in Third World cities with their grossly inadequate public and unevenly distributed private resources. Neither of the states of Iran and Ecuador succeeded in including genuinely poor households
  • 1993
  • A multivariate analysis of the determinants of urban quality of life in the world's largest metropolitan areas
  • Index ; Large city ; Multivariate analysis ; Quality of life ; Urban life ; Well-being ; World
  • The urban living standard index of the Population Crisis Committee, based on 10 indicators of urban quality of life for the 98 largest cities of the world, is used here to create three groups of cities. The discriminant analysis technique is applied
  • 1993
  • Mental maps : preservice teachers' awareness of the world
  • 1993
  • Africa ; Demographic structure ; Demographic transition ; Demography ; Europe ; Immigration ; Population growth ; Third World ; World
  • 1993
  • New Zealand in the post Cold-War world
  • Political and economic aspects of New Zealand's position in the world are examined. There is a need for a balanced approach to the country's connections with power centres ot the capitalist West, in an emerging multipolar geopolitical environment
  • 1993
  • Cultural studies ; Diffusion process ; Extensive livestock farming ; Historical geography ; Livestock farming ; North America ; Spatial analysis ; World
  • Develops a thesis that the cattle-raising complex in North America was diffused from several sources in the Atlantic façade of the Old World: Spanish Andalusia and the Meseta; hill areas of Great Britain; and the Sahelo-Sudanese in Africa. Although
  • the equestrian material culture underwent modifications in the New World, modern ranching in the USA continues to reflect this complex ancestry. - (DWG)
  • 1993
  • World directory of map collections
  • Cartography ; Documentation ; Map library ; Register ; World
  • 1993
  • The North American Free Trade Agreement is a function of the declining hegemony of the US in the world-system. The paper shows that two periods in US-Mexican relations portray the US hegemonic cycle in the world-system. The second one corresponds
  • to the downward slope of the US descent from hegemony in the world-system and is a manifestation of an increasing protectionism as the NAFTA represents an economic barrier to other core states.
  • 1993
  • Third World cities : the changing national settlement system
  • Regional policy ; Standard of living ; Third World ; Urban development ; Urban growth ; Urban immigration ; Urban system ; Urbanization
  • 1993
  • Flood control failures in a Third World city : Benin City, Nigeria - Some environmental factors and policy issues
  • The aim of this study is to examine some of the environmental factors and policy issues responsible for flood control failures in Benin city, a typical Third World city. First, it highlights some of the obvious errors of omission and/or commission
  • World planners.
  • 1993
  • Region ; Regionalization ; System ; World
  • 1993
  • Atlas ; Colombia ; World
  • 1993
  • World food system restructuring under a GATT regime
  • Agribusiness ; Farming;Agriculture ; Food product ; International economy ; International trade ; Internationalization of capital ; Liberalisation ; Market regulation ; World ; World economic order
  • 1993
  • A world in a grain of sand: towards a reconceptualisation of geographical scale
  • 1993