Science, Philosophy and Physical Geography / Edition 2

Science, Philosophy and Physical Geography / Edition 2

by Robert Inkpen, Graham Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415679656

ISBN-13: 9780415679657

Pub. Date: 07/30/2013

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This text explores the relationship between philosophy, science and physical geography. It addresses an imbalance that exists in opinion, teaching, and, to a lesser extent, research, between a philosophically enriched human geography and a perceived philosophically ignorant physical geography.  See more details below

Overview

This text explores the relationship between philosophy, science and physical geography. It addresses an imbalance that exists in opinion, teaching, and, to a lesser extent, research, between a philosophically enriched human geography and a perceived philosophically ignorant physical geography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415679657
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/30/2013
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Ideas, change and stability in physical geography5
Ch. 2The nature of reality25
Ch. 3Entities and classification45
Ch. 4Forms of explanation63
Ch. 5Probing reality81
Ch. 6Systems : the framework for physical geography?103
Ch. 7Change and complexity117
Ch. 8Physical geography and societies137

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