10 Geographic Ideas That Changed the World by Susan Hanson

By Susan Hanson

When geographic principles switch the realm in our heads, the influence should be learn at the flooring and in our lives. In those thought-provoking, witty essays, a few of America's so much unique geographers discover ten geographic principles that experience actually replaced the realm and how we imagine and act. They take on principles that impose form at the international, rules that mildew our knowing of the usual atmosphere, and ideas that determine relationships among humans and locations. each one of these rules has had--and maintains to have—a deep influence at the method we comprehend the area and our position in it. A compelling creation to the self-discipline of geography, this colleciton will swap how you examine either geography and the world!

The individuals, who comprise a number of previous presidents of the organization of yankee Geographers, contributors of the nationwide Academy of Sciences, and authors of significant works within the self-discipline, are: Elizabeth ok. Burns, Patricia Gober, Anne Godlewska, Michael F. Goodchild, Susan Hanson, Robert W. Kates, John R. Mather, William B. Meyer, Mark Monmonier, Edward Relph, Edward J. Taaffe, and B. L. Turner, II.

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