By Susan Hanson

ISBN-10: 0813523567

ISBN-13: 9780813523569

ISBN-10: 0813523575

ISBN-13: 9780813523576

When geographic principles swap the realm in our heads, the effect might be learn at the floor and in our lives. In those thought-provoking, witty essays, a few of America's such a lot unusual geographers discover ten geographic rules that experience actually replaced the area and how we imagine and act. They take on rules that impose form at the global, principles that mildew our realizing of the usual surroundings, and concepts that determine relationships among humans and areas. each one of these rules has had--and keeps to have—a deep impact at the means we comprehend the realm and our position in it. A compelling advent to the self-discipline of geography, this colleciton will switch how you examine either geography and the world!

The members, who comprise numerous previous presidents of the organization of yank Geographers, individuals of the nationwide Academy of Sciences, and authors of significant works within the self-discipline, are: Elizabeth okay. 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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