Geography Today: An Encyclopedia of Concepts, Issues, and Technology

by
Ian Muehlenhauseditor

Ian Muehlenhaus is director of the University of Wisconsin–Madison's GIS Professional Programs.

Geography Today: An Encyclopedia of Concepts, Issues, and Technology

20190808

ABC-CLIO

Pages 416
Topics Climate Change;Cultural Geography;Demography;Economic Geography;Environmental Geography;Geography in Action;Historical Geography;Human Geography;Mapping and Technology;Physical Geography;Plate Tectonics;Political Geography;Population Geography;Regional Geography

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Geography Today: An Encyclopedia of Concepts, Issues, and Technology

Author(s): Ian Muehlenhaus
Contributors: Muehlenhaus, Ian;
Abstract:

Geography Today provides a thoughtful and thorough introduction to the study of geography—from maps and technology to the study of different cultures, political systems, and economies, and an investigation of plate tectonics and climate systems.


  • Provides readers with a concise explanation of geography concepts as laid out in the U.S. National Geography Standards
  • Provides real-world examples of geography in action
  • Contains numerous resources to help readers fully understand the study of geography in the 21st century.
  • Includes an A-to-Z quick reference section that enables students to dive deeper into specific terms, themes, and concepts

Editor(s): Muehlenhaus, Ian;
SortTitle: geography today: an encyclopedia of concepts, issues, and technology
Keyword(s): Climate Change; Cultural Geography; Demography; Economic Geography; Environmental Geography; Geography in Action; Historical Geography; Human Geography; Mapping and Technology; Physical Geography; Plate Tectonics; Political Geography; Population Geography; Regional Geography
Author Info:
Ian Muehlenhauseditor

Ian Muehlenhaus is director of the University of Wisconsin–Madison's GIS Professional Programs.

eISBN-13: 9781440872273
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440872266
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 416
Publication Date: 20190808