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Activity Space

Fang Ren

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Activity SpaceIntroductionThe notion of activity space has been examined and applied to address various issues in geography, transportation research, ...

Actor Network Theory (ANT)

Martin Müller

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Actor-Network Theory (Ant) Introduction Actor-network theory, commonly abbreviated as ANT, has become a key inspiration for geographers to inco...

Age, Geographies of

Peter Hopkins, Anna Tarrant

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Geographies of Age Introduction Attention to the geographies of age is becoming increasingly important, given that large proportions of Wester...

Agricultural Geography

Chris Laingen, Lisa M. Butler Harrington

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Agricultural GeographyIntroductionAgricultural geography as a strong focal area has declined since the mid-1990s. From the 1980s, it became more a sub...

Agricultural Meteorology/Climatology

Julie Winkler

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

Agricultural Meteorology/ClimatologyIntroductionAgricultural meteorology (also referred to as agrometeorology) is the study of the effects of weather ...

Animal Geographies

Julie Urbanik

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Animal GeographiesIntroductionAnimal geography is the study of how nonhuman animals intersect with human societies. Animal geographers explore these r...

Anthropocene and Geography, The

Noel Castree

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

The Anthropocene and GeographyIntroductionCoined by two environmental scientists, the term “Anthropocene” is currently a buzzword in the earth and env...

Anthropogenic Climate Change

Mathieu Richaud

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Anthropogenic Climate Change Introduction 2012 was among the ten warmest years since record keeping began in 1880, rising above the long-term ...

Applied Geography

Neil Reid

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Applied Geography Introduction Applied Geography has been defined by Michael Pacione in 1999 as being “concerned with the application of geogr...

Arctic Climatology

Thomas J. Ballinger

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Arctic ClimatologyIntroductionArctic climatology involves the study of complex and dynamic land-ocean-atmosphere interactions across semipermanently f...

Art and Geography

Harriet Hawkins

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Art and Geography Introduction It was the 18th- and 19th-century landscape paintings of J. M. W. Turner and John Constable that first drew geo...

Assemblage

Jon Anderson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

Assemblage Introduction Assemblage theory offers a challenge to conventional configurations of the relations between parts and wholes. In a ch...

Atmospheric Composition and Structure

Justin Schoof

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Atmospheric Composition and Structure Introduction The earth’s atmosphere is the layer of gases and aerosols surrounding the planet and held b...

Automobility

Aaron Golub

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-08-28

AutomobilityIntroductionAutomobility is a conceptual framework developed to understand the personal, social, political, cultural, geographical, and te...

Aviation Meteorology

John Knox, Nicholas J. Morgan, Emily M. Sullivan, Emily N. Wilson, David S. Nevius

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Aviation MeteorologyIntroductionAviation meteorology is the study of weather from the unique perspective of the aviation industry. This subject began ...

Behavioral Geography

Daniel R. Montello

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Behavioral Geography Introduction Behavioral geography is an approach to human geography that attempts to understand human activity in space, ...

Belonging

Mary Gilmartin

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-01-11

BelongingIntroductionBelonging is a widely used but loosely defined term. In general usage, it has two broad meanings. The first meaning is social. Th...

Biodiversity Conservation

Paul Jepson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Biodiverstiy Conservation Introduction Biodiversity conservation is the 1990s manifestation of social, scientific, and policy agendas seeking ...

Biodiversity Gradients

Bradford A. Hawkins

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Biodiversity Gradients Introduction The study of spatial variation in the numbers of species across the Earth represents a core research area ...

Biogeography

Lynn Resler

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

BiogeographyIntroductionBiogeography is a broad and holistic science that examines spatial patterns of biological diversity. Biogeography is a subfiel...

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