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Professor Philip Rees FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Population Geography, University of Leeds

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader, Professor, University of Leeds, 1970
  • Professor of Population Geography, University of Leeds, 1990


Spatial population analysis 1977

Internal migration and regional population dynamics in Europe 1998

The census data system 2002

E-learning for geographers 2009

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