This textbook actually shows your students what real life geographers do. How they are able to conduct different types of research, develop new insights and teach us more about the world through a geographer’s viewpoint....Show More
This textbook actually shows your students what real life geographers do. How they are able to conduct different types of research, develop new insights and teach us more about the world through a geographer’s viewpoint. These are all skills that can then be applied in a wide range of academic and professional areas.
With chapters organised into 5 different themes, you can choose which areas of the text you wish to focus on, including (mobility, region, globalization, nature-culture, cultural landscape). You can also introduce your students to a number of fascinating contemporary topics, such as vampire tourism, the rise of the LBGT districts, texting and language modification.
Migration that includes the social and economic causes and consequences of migration
- Human Geography: A Cultural Approach
- Geographies of Cultural Difference: One World or Many?
- Population Geography: Shaping the Human Mosaic
- The Geography of Language: Locating the Spoken Word
- Geographies of Race and Ethnicity: Melting Pot or Salad Bowl?
- Political Geography: A Divided World
- The Geography of Religion: Space and Places of Sacredness
- The Geography of Agriculture and Food: Shaping the Land, Feeding the World Development Geography: Transforming Landscapes of Well-Being
- Urban Geography: A World of Cities
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
- Urban Planning Chris Couch
- Making Better Places Patsy Healey
- Planning Theory Philip Allmendinger
- Urban Resilience Jon Coaffee, Peter Lee
- Urban Theory John Rennie Short
- Planning the Mobile Metropolis Luca Bertolini
- Urban Design, Space and Society Ali Madanipour
- GIS for Planning and the Built Environment Ed Ferrari, Alasdair Rae
- World Regional Geography Concepts Lydia Mihelic Pulsipher, Alex Pulsipher
- Spatial Planning and Governance Mark Tewdwr-Jones
- Planning in the UK Clara Greed
- Sustainable Cities Simon Joss