Human Geography In Action / Edition 1

Human Geography In Action / Edition 1

by Michael Kuby, John Harner, Patricia Gober
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471181706

ISBN-13: 9780471181705

Pub. Date: 02/28/1998

Publisher: Wiley

This book/CD package takes an active learning approach to human geography. Computerized activities expose readers to GIS, spreadsheets, simulation and graphing—without having to learn four different complex software packages. The exercises explore AIDS, population growth, jobs, environmental change, baseball and other interesting topics. This book teaches…  See more details below

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This book/CD package takes an active learning approach to human geography. Computerized activities expose readers to GIS, spreadsheets, simulation and graphing—without having to learn four different complex software packages. The exercises explore AIDS, population growth, jobs, environmental change, baseball and other interesting topics. This book teaches readers how to collect, analyze, interpret and present information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471181705
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 10.98(h) x 0.57(d)

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Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

True Maps, False Impressions: Making, Manipulating, and Interpreting Maps.

Tracking the AIDS Epidemic: Diffusion Through Space and Time.

Newton's First Law of Migration: The Gravity Model.

Help Wanted: The Changing Geography of Jobs.

The Hidden Momentum of Population Growth.

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Market Areas and the Urban Hierarchy.

Reading the Urban Landscape Through Census Date and Field Observation.

The Rise of Nationalism and the Fall of Yugoslavia.

Human Impact on the Environment.

Index.

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