David Harvey: Space of Global Capitalism: Towards a Theory of Uneven Geographical Development

International Studies in Planning Spring 2008 Lecture Series

David Harvey is Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He was, for many years, a professor of geography at Johns Hopkins University and from 1987 to1993 was Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography at Oxford University. Harvey is the author of numerous books including Spaces of Hope; Paris: Capital of ModernityThe New Imperialism; A Brief History of Neoliberalism; and Spaces of Global Capitalism: A Theory of Uneven Geographical Development. Harvey is a recipient of several international awards and was recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Hosted by the Department of City and Regional Planning and the Department of Development Sociology. Cosponsored by the Polson Institute for Global for Global Development.