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Visualizing Human Geography is a comprehensive, modern book for today's human geography course. With current examples, thorough coverage of geographers tools and technology, and a visual design that is accessible without sacrificing content, it is a title that will appeal to a broad range of instructors.

The narrative and concepts are tightly linked to visual elements, including practical examples that highlight the relevance of the concepts. Maps are integrated throughout to help reveal patterns or trends. Divergent views and critical thinking are emphasized. Photographs and other visuals are also included to reinforce the concepts.

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"This text provides environmental scientists with a better understanding of global human geography because of its visual approach. The narrative and concepts are tightly linked to visual elements, including practical examples that highlight the relevance of the concepts. Maps are integrated throughout to help reveal patterns or trends. Divergent views and critical thinking are emphasized. Photographs and other visuals are also included to reinforce the concepts. With this approach, environmental scientists will gain a strong foundation for thinking geographically as they develop the skills for interpreting and analysing their world"--

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Understanding Our Diverse World.

Chapter 2 Discovering Geodemography.

Chapter 3 Seeds of Change: The Geography of Agriculture.

Chapter 4 Linguistic Latitudes: The Geography of Language.

Chapter 5 Place, Piety, and Practice: The Geography of Religion.

Chapter 6 Fashionable Dissonance.

Chapter 7 Much Ado about Identity.

Chapter 8 Political Persuasions: Understanding Political Geography.

Chapter 9 From Hamlets to Hinterlands: Urban Geography.

Chapter 10 Dappled Development.

Chapter 11 Manufacturing Modernity.

Chapter 12 Evolving Ecologies.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471724919
Author:
Greiner, Alyson L.
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Author:
Greiner, Alyson
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geography
Subject:
Geography
Subject:
Human Geography
Subject:
Geography-General
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
AS/400-sourced content
Series:
VISUALIZING SERIES
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
20110615
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
274 x 231.5 x 14.2 mm 36 oz

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"Synopsis" by , "This text provides environmental scientists with a better understanding of global human geography because of its visual approach. The narrative and concepts are tightly linked to visual elements, including practical examples that highlight the relevance of the concepts. Maps are integrated throughout to help reveal patterns or trends. Divergent views and critical thinking are emphasized. Photographs and other visuals are also included to reinforce the concepts. With this approach, environmental scientists will gain a strong foundation for thinking geographically as they develop the skills for interpreting and analysing their world"--
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