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Health Care, Geography of

Mark Rosenberg

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Geography of Health CareIntroductionHealth care is a process that can be viewed from the perspective of the individual, in aggregate (i.e., the health...

Historical Geography

Robert Wilson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Historical Geography Introduction Historical geography is the study of the geographies of the past and how the past is represented in geograph...

History, Environmental

Robert Wilson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Environmental HistoryIntroductionEnvironmental history is the study of the relationship between society and the environment over time. This broad defi...


Lois M. Takahashi

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

HomelessnessIntroductionHomelessness has been defined along a spectrum of insufficient and inadequate shelter, from literal street sleeping to sleepin...

Human Dynamics, GIScience of

Shih-Lung Shaw

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2022-03-23

GIScience of Human DynamicsIntroductionHuman dynamics, which encompasses all forms of human activities and interactions, plays critical roles in the e...

Human Geographies of Outer Space

Daniel Sage, Andrew S. Maclaren

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-05-26

Human Geographies of Outer SpaceIntroductionHuman geographies of outer space encompass a burgeoning body of social science and humanities scholarship ...

Human-Landscape Interactions

Ashley Coles

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Human-Landscape InteractionsIntroductionHuman-landscape interactions, also often described as nature-society or human-environment interactions, is a t...

Humanistic Geography

Casey D. Allen

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Humanistic Geography Introduction Since its inception, humanistic geography has often been contested as a “real” discipline. Sometimes used (i...


Brian Bossak

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Hurricanes Introduction Hurricanes are a significant hazard along the East Coast, Gulf Coast, the Florida peninsula, and in many other basins,...

Hydroclimatology and Climate Variability

Natalie Teale

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Hydroclimatology and Climate VariabilityIntroductionThe field of hydroclimatology was developed to synthesize many separate but related topics describ...


John Van Stan

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

Hydrology Introduction Hydrology is the study of water’s (i) movement, (ii) transport and storage of mass and energy, and (iii) distribution t...

Identity and Place

Marco Antonsich

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Identity and Place Introduction The relationship between identity and place is one of the most recurrent themes in geography. Yet there seems ...

Immigration and Immigrants

Kyle Walker

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-01-11

Geography of Immigration and ImmigrantsIntroductionScholarship on immigration addresses all aspects of the movement of people across international bor...

Indigenous Peoples and the Global Indigenous Movement

Francesca Merlan

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

Indigenous Peoples and the Global Indigenous MovementIntroduction: “Becoming Indigenous”“Indigenous” names an emergent, collective, globalizing and (i...

Informal Economy

Bipasha Baruah

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Informal Economy Introduction The terms “informal economy” and “informal sector” first appeared in academic literature and in policy circles i...

Innovation, Geography of

Teis Hansen

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Geography of InnovationIntroductionThe theme of innovation (understood as the introduction of new products, processes, or organizational forms in the ...

Intelligence, Geographical

Jeremy W. Crampton

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Geographical Intelligence Introduction Geographical intelligence is the product arising from the collection, processing, analysis, evaluation,...

Islands, Human Geography and

Jonathan Pugh

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-06-23

Human Geography and IslandsIntroductionWork on islands has long played a critical role in the development of many academic disciplines that overlap an...

Justice, Geography of

Alex Jeffrey

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Geography of Justice Introduction The term “geography of justice” can be interpreted in a number of ways. One reading of the term relates to t...

Knowledge, Geography of

Diarmid Finnegan

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Geography of Knowledge Introduction “Geography of knowledge” is, at first glance, an unexpected combination of terms. “Geography” suggests des...

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