Law and geography

Cristy Clark, John Page

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Legal geography explores the interconnections between law and space, a field of study that relates law to context, while simultaneously revealing geography’s legal footprints. The rich interconnections between law and space, and the diverse ways that each co-inform and co-constitute the other are legal geography’s ‘core objects of inquiry’.¹ In this chapter, we observe how this area of scholarship has evolved over nearly three decades, beginning in the mid-1990s, a generational confluence of law and geography that is neither a ‘sub-discipline of human geography nor […] an area of specialized legal scholarship’ but rather (or, at least) ‘a truly interdisciplinary...
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaw and humanities
EditorsRussell Sandberg, Daniel Newman
PublisherAnthem Press
Number of pages18
ISBN (Electronic)9781839990373
ISBN (Print)9781839990366
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2024

Publication series

NameAnthem Law and Society Series
PublisherAnthem Press


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