IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/cai/rerarc/reru_124_0491.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Les sciences régionales au Québec : une régiologie particulière

Author

Listed:
  • Bernard Vermot-Desroches

Abstract

In Québec, regional sciences, as many other disciplines, are permanently overlapping, fluidly, constructively and mutually what is knowledge and what is concrete. There is an original symbiosis between what is theory and what is real. This article sets up the backdrop in which the discipline is developing in Quebec since 1950. It tries to put in evidence elements that distinguish Quebec regional sciences than more conventional regional sciences from international community. Some comparisons are considered. Historical review shows how this symbiosis imposes processing diagnostics, therefore politics which again can provide ideas and patterns. Many examples shows how this union between concrete and theory helps to rationally build regional sciences that are always trying to stay transparent and useful for the province.

Suggested Citation

  • Bernard Vermot-Desroches, 2012. "Les sciences régionales au Québec : une régiologie particulière," Revue d'économie régionale et urbaine, Armand Colin, vol. 0(4), pages 491-511.
  • Handle: RePEc:cai:rerarc:reru_124_0491
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/load_pdf.php?ID_ARTICLE=RERU_124_0491
    Download Restriction: free

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/revue-d-economie-regionale-et-urbaine-2012-4-page-491.htm
    Download Restriction: free

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cai:rerarc:reru_124_0491. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jean-Baptiste de Vathaire). General contact details of provider: http://www.cairn.info/revue-d-economie-regionale-et-urbaine.htm .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.