Chapter 1: Geographies of maritime transport
Restricted access

This chapter introduces the volume by first establishing the background of maritime transport and historic trends, leading into a discussion of how these trends reflect the core principles of the discipline of geography: namely space, place, scale and network. A brief review of the history of maritime transport geography is presented, including a summary of current topical issues. The chapter contributions are each introduced, before some final thoughts on the future of the sector and the role to be played by geographers.

You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.

Access options

Get access to the full article by using one of the access options below.

Other access options

Redeem Token

Institutional Login

Log in with Open Athens, Shibboleth, or your institutional credentials

Login via Institutional Access

Personal login

Log in with your Elgar Online account

Login with you Elgar account
Monograph Book