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Geographica Helvetica
Geogr. Helv., 72, 171-181, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-72-171-2017
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25 Apr 2017
Der raumwirtschaftliche Ansatz: der Aufstieg einer steuerungsorientierten, normativ geprägten Expertenkultur Christoph Scheuplein
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The spatial economy approach (Raumwirtschaftlicher Ansatz) in the German economic geography is usually characterized as neoclassical, chorological and neo-positivist. Based on a literature review and a contextualization from the perspective of the sociology of knowledge, the article shows that this approach was pluralistic and informed spatial planning processes, and that in the late 1970s, it became a distinct branch of economic geography in the literature of the German-speaking regions.
The spatial economy approach (Raumwirtschaftlicher Ansatz) in the German economic geography is...
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