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The Act of Union

in Modern Ireland

March 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and National History; Political Geography. 4783 words.

‘The Act of Union’ covers the period of history leading up to the Act of Union in 1801. Ireland was a rural society at that time. People were largely Catholic, but Protestants owned most of...

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Advances in Feminist Geography

Nicole Laliberte, Kate Driscoll Derickson and Lorraine Dowler.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

March 2010; p ublished online December 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Political Geography; Politics and Sexuality. 14436 words.

Geography and international studies are both deeply rooted in masculinist, imperialist, and patriarchal ways of viewing the world. However, over the past 20 years, the increase in the...

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Afghanistan

in World Flags

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 41 words.

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Afghanistan

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 940 words.

Still a battleground between the Taliban and government and NATO forces.

Afghanistan is a largely mountainous country: more than half

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Afghanistan

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 1462 words.

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Albania

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 876 words.

One of the poorest of the former communist states, Albania is now moving towards the European Union

Though Albania is

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Albania

in World Flags

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 1 words.

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Albania

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 1229 words.

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Algeria

in World Flags

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 45 words.

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Algeria

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 951 words.

Algeria has a stable military-backed government but is facing social unrest

Algeria has a narrow coastal plain which is regularly

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Algeria

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 1336 words.

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American Samoa

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 239 words.

Pacific nation relying on the USA, tuna, and tourism

American Samoa is a US territory in the South Pacific. It

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American Samoa

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 436 words.

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Andorra

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 229 words.

Distinctive co-principality between France and Spain

Andorra is a tiny, mountainous country lodged in the eastern Pyrenees between France and

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Andorra

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 417 words.

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Angola

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 897 words.

Angola's democracy is still dominated by a single party

Angola has a dry coastal plain which is at its broadest

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Angola

in World Flags

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 43 words.

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Angola

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 1300 words.

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Anguilla

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 204 words.

Politically lively British Caribbean dependency

Anguilla is a flat coral and limestone island in the eastern Caribbean. Most of its

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Anguilla

Christopher Riches and Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 482 words.

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