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AGNEW John A. BA (Hons), Cert.Ed., MA, PhD
British/American political geographer and academic
Professor of Geography, University of California, Los Angeles

Education: BA (Hons), Geography and Politics, University of Exeter, UK 1970; Cert.Ed., Education, University of Liverpool, UK 1971; MA, Geography, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 1973; PhD, Geography, Ohio State University 1976


Career: John Agnew, former Professor of Geography at Syracuse University, is now a Professor at UCLA with research interests in Political Geography, International Political Economy, European Urbanization, and Italy. Professor Agnew teaches courses in Political and European Geography. He is co-editor of Geopolitics (see url below) and a member of the Society for Italian Historical Studies, amongst others.


Honours and awards: Wasserstrom Award for Graduate Teaching, Syracuse University 1995, Chancellor's Award for Distinguished Scholarship, Syracuse University 1996, Hettner Lecturer, University of Heidelberg, Germany 2000, Guggenheim Fellowship 2003–04, Distinguished Scholarship Award, Association of American Geographers 2006, UCLA Award in Distinguished Teaching 2007


Publications include: Place and Politics in Modern Italy 2002, Making Political Geography 2002, American Space/American Place: Geographies of the Contemporary United States (co-editor) 2002, A Companion to Political Geography (co-editor) 2003, Geopolitics: Re-Visioning World Politics (2nd edition) 2003, The Marshall Plan Today (co-editor) 2004, Hegemony: The New Shape of Global Power (Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2005) 2005


Contact details: Address: 1255 Bunche Hall, Bunche 1171, Department of Geography, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1524, USA; Tel: +1 310-825-1713; Fax: +1 310-206-5976; Email: [email protected] ; Website: http://www.geog.ucla.edu/ ; Website: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/14650045.asp/ .




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