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The Geographical Journal

Cover image for Vol. 176 Issue 4

Edited by: Klaus Dodds

Impact Factor: 1.226

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2009: 29/61 (Geography)

Online ISSN: 1475-4959

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The GJ welcomes longer comparative reviews of books and other public sources that focus on contemporary events, public debates, policy-orientated agendas and critical assessments of 'relevance'.

The Deepwater Horizon, the Mavi Marmara, and the dynamic zonation of ocean space
Philip Steinberg

Commentary: The 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption and the reconstruction of geography
Amy Donovan and Clive Oppenheimer

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Focusing on Public Debates, Policy-Oriented Agendas and Notions of 'Relevance'

FREE ONLINE - Global energy dilemmas: a geographical perspective
Michael J. Bradshaw

An incremental scenic assessment of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast, UK
M R Phillips, A M Edwards and A T Williams

Practical integration of river basin and land use planning: lessons learned from two Finnish case studies
Janne Alahuhta, Ville Hokka, Heli Saarikoski and Seppo Hellsten

News and highlights

Ford and Beaumier's Early View paper is a timely commentary in light of recent Canadian announcements on the importance of the Arctic to Canada's national identity and security.

Announcing a new Editor: Professor Klaus Dodds, Royal Holloway, University of London. Read his first editorial here.


Contentious Geographies: Environmental Knowledge, Meaning and Scale
Edited by Michael Goodman, Maxwell Boykoff and Kyle Evered by James Evans

Agriculture in Urban Planning: Generating Livelihoods and Food Security
Edited by Mark Redwood by Brian Ilbery