The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography / Edition 10

The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography / Edition 10

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by James M. Rubenstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321695208

ISBN-13: 9780321695208

Pub. Date: 01/28/2010

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This mid-edition revision of the seventh edition of The Cultural Landscape has been revised to incorporate the September 11th attack on the United States. The book has an established track record as the leader in the field due to its timeliness and readability. It is widely praised because it is clearly written and organized, up-to-date, and it…  See more details below

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This mid-edition revision of the seventh edition of The Cultural Landscape has been revised to incorporate the September 11th attack on the United States. The book has an established track record as the leader in the field due to its timeliness and readability. It is widely praised because it is clearly written and organized, up-to-date, and it approaches topics in ways that appeal to the majority of readers. This new editon includes topics such as a geographic tools box titled "Aftermath of Terror", a new heading in chapter 6 called "Taliban vs. Western Values" which discusses Islam in the context of extremist positions, and a new Key Issue in Chapter 8 called "Why has terrorism increased?" For readers who want to know morwe about geography and the changing world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321695208
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/28/2010
Series:
Books a la Carte Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Prefacexi
About the Authorxvii
1Thinking Geographically1
2Population37
3Migration71
4Folk and Popular Culture103
5Language135
6Religion173
7Ethnicity211
8Political Geography245
9Development281
10Agriculture313
11Industry345
12Services381
13Urban Patterns415
14Resource Issues451
Conclusion: Careers in Geography486
AppendixMap Scale Projections488
Key Terms494
Photo Credits502
Map Index504
Index506

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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
THIS BOOK IS IN GREAT CONDITION AND BEST SERVICE AND ALSO THE INFORMATIONS AND TOPICS ARE GREAT AND TAUGHT ABOUT WORLD
Guest More than 1 year ago
this is a really good book with a lot of great information. we use it in my geography class every day and i recomend it to teachers!!