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“An crucial synopsis of crucial readings that each human geographer needs to learn. it's hugely urged for these simply embarking on their careers in addition to those that desire a reminder of ways and why geography moved from the margins of social suggestion to its very core.” -Barney Warf, Florida country college Key Texts in Human Geography would certainly turn into a ‘key textual content’ itself. learn any bankruptcy and you'll are looking to examine it with one other. earlier than , a day is long past after which you're monitoring down the originals…” -James D. Sidaway, School of Geography, college of Plymouth A certain source for college kids, Key Texts in Human Geography presents concise yet rigorous overviews of the foremost texts that experience shaped post-war human geography. The textual content has been designed as a student-friendly advisor that may:

  • explain the textual content when it comes to the geographical debates on the time of writing
  • discuss the text's major arguments and resources of proof
  • review the preliminary reception, next overview, and persisted effect of every key texts contribution to how geographers comprehend house and position

Intended Audience: Written in a transparent and obtainable method, by way of said students of the texts, an important assets for undergraduates, Key Texts in Human Geography may be generic and hugely stated in classes on equipment and ways in geography.

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These are recently developed methods of analysis that recognize the fundamental variability of the Earth’s surface, and produce maps of results rather than single summary statistics. The geographically weighted regression devised by Fotheringham et al. (2004) is a good example. • Prediction, design, and policy formulation. As noted earlier, the application of 14ÿÿMICHAEL F. GOODCHILD general results requires that they be placed back into a space-time context. To predict the effects of a change in oil prices on the economy of California, for example, it is necessary to take general results on how economies respond to oil prices and to apply them in the specific space-time context of California.

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