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Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World, 2nd Edition / Edition 2
     

Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

by Alyson L. Greiner
 

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ISBN-10: 1118526562

ISBN-13: 9781118526569

Pub. Date: 01/28/2014

Publisher: Wiley

Newly revised, Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World, Third Edition maximizes the use of photographs, maps and illustrations to bring the colorful diversity of Human cultures, political systems, food production, and migration into the undergraduate classroom. This text provides readers with a thrilling approach to the subject,

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Newly revised, Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World, Third Edition maximizes the use of photographs, maps and illustrations to bring the colorful diversity of Human cultures, political systems, food production, and migration into the undergraduate classroom. This text provides readers with a thrilling approach to the subject, allowing them to see Human Geography as a dynamic and growing science and helping them move beyond the idea that geography is about memorization. Unique presentation of visuals facilitates reflection on the textual content of this text, providing a clear path to the understanding of key concepts. In its Third Edition, Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World includes improved coverage of migration and industry and new animations to support each chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118526569
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2014
Series:
Visualizing Series , #298
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
137,401
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. What Is Human Geography?

2. Globalization and Cultural Geography.

3. Population and Migration.

4. Geographies of Language.

5. Geographies of Religion.

6. Geographies of Identity: Race, Ethnicity, Sexuality, and Gender.

7. Political Geography.

8. Urban Geographies.

9. Geographies of Development.

10. Changing Geographies of Industry and Services.

11. Agricultural Geographies.

12. Environmental Challenges.

Appendix A: Understanding Map Projections.

Appendix B: Answers to Self-Tests.

Glossary.

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