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Professor Bob Bennett FBA

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About this Fellow

Geography Central Europe Southern Europe Western Europe

Website: http://www.geog.cam.ac.uk/people/bennett/

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Geography, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Geography, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1985 - 1996
  • Professor of Geography and Senior Associate, Judge Institute of Management, University of Cambridge, 1996
  • Emeritus Professor of Geography, University of Cambridge, Professor of Geography, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 2011

British Academy Appointments

  • Chairman of the Research Committee, 2002 - 2008

Publications

The voice of Liverpool Business: The first chamber of commerce 1774- c.1796 The voice of Liverpool Business: The first chamber of commerce 1774- c.1796 2010

Entrepreneurship, Small Business and Public Policy 2014

The geography of public finance, 1980, Methuen, London 1980

Enterprise and human resource development: local capacity building, 1993, with Andrew McCoshan (Paul Chapman Publishers, London) 1993

Local and regional economic development: renegotiating power under Labour, 2000, with Diane Payne (Ashgate, Aldershot) 2000

Local Business Voice: The history of chambers of commerce in Britain, Ireland and Revolutionary America, 1760-2011 Local Business Voice: The history of chambers of commerce in Britain, Ireland and Revolutionary America, 1760-2011 2011

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I am an anthropologist with a particular interest in popular culture, religion, and the verbal arts, both oral and written. Most of my research has been in the Yoruba-speaking area of Nigeria, and I am currently working on early Yoruba print culture.