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Why geography matters

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)32-37
Number of pages6
Issue number1
Early online date6 Feb 2019
DateAccepted/In press - 12 Dec 2018
DateE-pub ahead of print - 6 Feb 2019
DatePublished (current) - Feb 2019


Administrative data, analysed by geographical area, can tell us much about society. But the choice of geographical area frames how we see the world — and a poor choice of frame will present a misleading perspective. By Ron Johnston, Kelvyn Jones and David Manley.



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