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    New Perspectives on Malthus.Robert J. Mayhew (ed.) - 2016 - Cambridge University Press.
    Thomas Robert Malthus was a pioneer in demography, economics and social science more generally whose ideas prompted a new 'Malthusian' way of thinking about population and the poor. On the occasion of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of his birth, New Perspectives on Malthus offers an up-to-date collection of interdisciplinary essays from leading Malthus experts who reassess his work. Part one looks at Malthus's achievements in historical context, addressing not only perennial questions such as his attitude to the Poor (...)
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    Geography as the eye of enlightenment historiography: Robert J. Mayhew.Robert J. Mayhew - 2010 - Modern Intellectual History 7 (3):611-627.
    Whilst Edward Gibbon's Memoirs of My Life comprise a notoriously complex document of autobiographical artifice, there is no reason to question the honesty of its revelation of his attitudes to geography and its relationship to the historian's craft. Writing of his boyhood before going up to Oxford, Gibbon commented that his vague and multifarious reading could not teach me to think, to write, or to act; and the only principle, that darted a ray of light into the indigested chaos, was (...)
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  3. Geography's English revolutions: Oxford geography and the war of ideas, 1600-1660.Robert J. Mayhew - 2005 - In David N. Livingstone & Charles W. J. Withers (eds.), Geography and Revolution. University of Chicago Press.
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  4. Geography's genealogies.Robert J. Mayhew - 2011 - In John A. Agnew & David N. Livingstone (eds.), The SAGE handbook of geographical knowledge. SAGE.
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    Proleptic locations: charting the birth of modern geography.Robert J. Mayhew - 2000 - History of European Ideas 26 (1):67-73.
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    Daniela Dueck . The Routledge Companion to Strabo. xiv + 407 pp., figs., tables, indexes. London/New York: Routledge, 2017. £165. [REVIEW]Robert J. Mayhew - 2018 - Isis 109 (2):377-378.
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