Envisioning Capitalism: Geography and the Renewal of Marxian Political Economy

@article{Castree1999EnvisioningCG,
  title={Envisioning Capitalism: Geography and the Renewal of Marxian Political Economy},
  author={Noel Castree},
  journal={Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers},
  year={1999},
  volume={24},
  pages={137-158}
}
  • N. Castree
  • Published 1 June 1999
  • Sociology
  • Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers
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