Technology and Regional Development: Theory Revisited

  • John Rees
Part of the Advances in Spatial Science book series (ADVSPATIAL)


The continuing onset of globalization does not mean the End of Geography, when regions cease to matter as conceptual or empirical devices. Likewise, increasing attacks from alternative approaches to knowledge do not make theory any less important. It is a fundamental tenet of this paper that both regions and theory matter a great deal.


Social Capital Regional Development Product Cycle High Tech Regional Innovation System 
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  • John Rees
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  1. 1.Department of GeographyUniversity of North Carolina at GreensboroGreensboroUSA

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