Examrace World Geography Made Easy [NOOK Book]

Examrace World Geography Made Easy

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Overview

This colored ebook is an introduction to understand basics on World & regional Geography.
It includes following topics:
CHAPTER: PERSPECTIVES AND THOUGHTS IN HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
Systems Analysis in Human Geography
Areal Differentiation
Regional Synthesis
Dichotomy & Dualism
Environmentalism
Determinism & Possibilism
Quantitative Revolution & Locational Analysis
Behavioral Approach
Radical Approach
Humanistic Approach
Welfare Approach
Evolution of Geography
Ancient Geography
Medieval Geography
Modern Geography
Short Notes & Two-Markers on Human Geography
Major Geographers & their Contributions
CHAPTER: ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY
World Economic Development
World Resources
Energy Crisis
World Models
Short Notes & Two-Markers on Economic Geography
CHAPTER: AGRICULTURAL GEOGRAPHY
World Agriculture Systems
Typology of Agricultural Regions
Agricultural Inputs & Productivity
Food & Nutrition Problems
Food Security
Areal Crop Combination Classification
Crop Diversification
Von Thunen’s Model of Agricultural Location
Famine
CHAPTER: INDUSTRIAL & TRANSPORT GEOGRAPHY
Classification of Industries
Locational Patterns
Problems in Industrial Location
Theories of Industrial Location
Weber’s Model of Industrial Location
Hotelling’s Model
Losch’s Model of Industrial Approach
Transportation Geography
Graph Theory
Network Analysis
Accessibility and Connectivity
Models of Transportation
Trade
Comparative Cost Advantages
Opportunity Cost
Patterns of World Trade
CHAPTER: POPULATION GEOGRAPHY
Introduction
Population Theories
Growth of Population
Distribution of Population
Demographic Attributes
Migration
Optimum Population
World Population Problems & Policies
Population as Social Capital
CHAPTER: SETTLEMENT GEOGRAPHY
Introduction
Rural Settlements
Urban Settlements
Hierarchy of Settlements
Differences between Rural & Urban Settlements
Urban Land Use Models
Urban Morphology
Central Place Theories
Functional Classification of Towns
Sphere of Urban Influence
Rural-Urban Fringe
Satellite Towns
Urbanization
Short Notes & Two-Markers on Industrial, Population & Settlement Geography
CHAPTER: SOCIAL GEOGRAPHY
Introduction
Social Structure
Social Process
Tribe
Caste
Class
Religion
Social Well-Being
Quality of Life
Difference between Social Wellbeing and Quality of Life
CHAPTER: CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY
Introduction
Cultural Regions of World
Dialect
Languages
Human Races & Ethnicity
Human Development Index
Dwelling Places as Cultural Expression
CHAPTER: POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
Introduction to Political Geography
Nation, State & Nation-State
Boundaries & Frontiers
Heartland & Rimland Theories
Geography of Public Policy & Finance
Politics of World Resources
Geography & Federalism
Short Notes & Two-Markers on Political, Cultural & Social Geography
CHAPTER: REGIONAL PLANNING
Concept of Region
Types of Regions
Growth Centers and Growth Poles
Regional Hierarchy
Regionalization
Regional Growth Theories
Regional Planning
Regional Imbalances
Regional Development Strategies (RDS)
Planning For Sustainable Development
Short Notes & Two-Markers on Regional Planning
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013462557
  • Publisher: Mindsprite Solutions
  • Publication date: 11/11/2011
  • Series: Examrace Geography Series , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,178,346
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Dr. Manishika Jain is an eminent geographer, planner and GIS expert leading social science faculty at Examrace. For more details visit http://www.examrace.com/Examrace-Community/Examrace-Junction/Examrace-Authors.html.
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