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Introduction to Geography: People, Places, & Environment, Sixth Edition introduces the major tools, techniques, and methodological approaches of the discipline through new applied visual features that engage students and reinforce real-world connections.

 

The authors emphasize the integration of various aspects of geographic processes and systems by discussing what happens in one set of geographic processes and how that affects others. For example, what happens in economic systems affects environmental conditions; what happens to climate affects political dynamics. The Sixth Edition has been tightly integrated with MasteringGeography, Pearson’s online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts.

 

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Introduction to Geography: People, Places, & Environment, Sixth Edition introduces the major tools, techniques, and methodological approaches of the discipline through new applied visual features that engage students and reinforce real-world connections.

 

The authors emphasize the integration of various aspects of geographic processes and systems by discussing what happens in one set of geographic processes and how that affects others. For example, what happens in economic systems affects environmental conditions; what happens to climate affects political dynamics. The Sixth Edition has been tightly integrated with MasteringGeography, Pearson’s online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts.

 

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; My_Lab/Mastering does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and My_Lab/Mastering search for ISBN-10: 0321843320 /ISBN-13: 9780321843326, Introduction to Geography: People, Places & Environment Plus MasteringGeography with eText — Access Card Package. That package includes:

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About the Author

Carl T. Dahlman earned degrees in sociology, music, and urban affairs before receiving his Ph.D. in geography from the University of Kentucky in 2001. He is the Director of the International Studies Program at Miami University, where his teaching focuses on political geography, migration and mobility, and globalization. His current research includes the role of European integration in the geopolitics of Southeastern Europe, and he has published a book on the subject, Bosnia Remade: Ethnic Cleansing and Its Reversal (Oxford University Press, with Gearóid Ó Tuathail). He is a co-author of Pearson’s Introduction to Contemporary Geography, with James M. Rubenstein and William H. Renwick. He enjoys photography and hunting for fossils with his son.

William H. Renwick earned a B.A. from Rhode Island College in 1973 and a Ph.D. in geography from Clark University in 1979. He has taught at the University of California, Los Angeles, and Rutgers University, and is currently Associate Professor of Geography at Miami University. A physical geographer with interests in geomorphology and environmental issues, his research focuses on impacts of land-use change on rivers and lakes, particularly in agricultural landscapes in the Midwest. He is a co-author of Pearson’s Introduction to Contemporary Geography, with James M. Rubenstein and Carl T. Dahlman. When time permits, he studies these environments from the seat of a wooden canoeboat. He is a co-author of Pearson’s Introduction to Contemporary Geography, with James M. Rubenstein and Carl T. Dahlman.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Geography

Part 1: Environment and Resources

2. Landforms

3. Weather, Climate & Climate Change

4. Biosphere

5. Earth’s Resources and Environmental Protection

 

Part 2: Culture

6. Population and Migration

7. Cultural Geography

8. Languages and Religions

9. Food and Agriculture

 

Part 3: Development of Modern Society

10. Cities and Urbanization

11. A World of States

12. Economy and Development

Product Details

ISBN:
9780321843333
Author:
Dahlman, Carl H.
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Author:
Renwick, William H.
Author:
Dahlman, Carl
Subject:
Geography
Subject:
Geography-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20131004
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
568
Dimensions:
10.7 x 8.4 x 1 in 1188 gr

Related Subjects

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Introduction to Geography: People, Places, & Environment, Sixth Edition introduces the major tools, techniques, and methodological approaches of the discipline through new applied visual features that engage students and reinforce real-world connections.

 

The authors emphasize the integration of various aspects of geographic processes and systems by discussing what happens in one set of geographic processes and how that affects others. For example, what happens in economic systems affects environmental conditions; what happens to climate affects political dynamics. The Sixth Edition has been tightly integrated with MasteringGeography, Pearson’s online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts.

 

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; My_Lab/Mastering does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and My_Lab/Mastering search for ISBN-10: 0321843320 /ISBN-13: 9780321843326, Introduction to Geography: People, Places & Environment Plus MasteringGeography with eText — Access Card Package. That package includes:

  • 0321843339 / 9780321843333 Introduction to Geography: People, Places & Environment

  • 0321935012 / 9780321935014 MasteringGeography with Pearson eText — ValuePack Access Card — for Introduction to Geography: People, Places & Environment

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