Smith, Peter J.

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SMITH, Peter J.

SMITH, Peter J. Canadian (born New Zealand), b. 1931. Genres: Geography, Urban studies. Career: Emeritus Professor, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 1994-, (Professor of Geography, 1969-94, Assistant Professor, and Associate Professor, 1959-69). Research Planner, City Planning Dept., Calgary, AB, 1956-59. Publications: Population and Production: An Introduction to Some Problems in Economic Geography, 1967, rev. ed., 1971; The Edmonton-Calgary Corridor, 1978. EDITOR: Studies in Canadian Geography: The Prairie Provinces, 1972; Edmonton: The Emerging Metropolitan Pattern, 1978; Environment and Economy: Essays on the Human Geography of Alberta, 1984; A World of Real Places: Essays in Honour of William C. Wonders, 1990. Address: Dept. of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2E3. Online address: [email protected]