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Labor, Geography of

Andrew Herod

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Geography of Labor Introduction Labor is an important productive force in any economy. Typically, the term “labor” is used in one of two ways:...

Land Use and Cover Change

Alexander Zvoleff, Sarah Wandersee, Li An, David López-Carr

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Land Use and Cover Change Introduction Land use and cover change (LUCC) is the study of land surface change. Land use (such as agriculture, pa...

Land-Atmosphere Interactions

Geoffrey M. Henebry, Nathan J. Moore, Jiquan Chen

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Land-Atmosphere InteractionsIntroductionLand-atmosphere interactions encompass a multitude of processes that link the land surface with the atmospheri...

Landscape Interpretation

Tom Mels

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Landscape InterpretationIntroductionIn geographical research, the interpretation of landscape has been theorized in a number of ways. The work conside...

Literature, Geography and

Juha Ridanpää

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Geography and Literature Introduction In human and cultural geographies, fictive literature, novels, and poems have been used in different man...

Location Theory

Alan T. Murray

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Location TheoryIntroductionThe topic of location theory has generally been associated with the descriptive characterization of observed patterns acros...

Marine Biogeography

Marcelo M. Rivadeneira

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Marine BiogeographyIntroductionMarine biogeography is a subfield of the biogeography aimed at understanding the patterns and processes governing the d...

Marine Conservation and Fisheries Management

Jaime Speed Rossiter, David López-Carr

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Marine Conservation and Fisheries Management Introduction Overfishing has occasioned the collapse of many coastal and marine ecosystems global...

Media Geography

James Craine

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Media Geography Introduction Media geography encompasses, at this writing, many different forms: film and television, music, newspapers, comic...

Medical Geography

Jennifer Winston, Michael Emch

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Medical Geography Introduction Medical geography is concerned with the analysis of spatial patterns of disease and health care provision. Jo...

Migration

Wei Li, Emily Skop, Adriana Morken

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Geography of MigrationIntroductionMigration—a spatio-temporal process that evolves over space and time—involves the continual reshaping of place as pe...

Migration, International Student

Yvonne Riaño, Etienne Piguet

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

International Student MigrationIntroductionThe number of international students has grown considerably in the early 21st century. According to the Org...

Military Geography

Francis A. Galgano

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Military GeographyIntroductionMilitary geography involves the application of geographic information, tools, and technologies to military problems. In ...

Moonsoons, Geography of

Eungul Lee, Yaqian He, Jothiganesh Shanmugasundaram

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Geography of MonsoonsIntroductionMonsoons are a seasonally changing wind circulation system often associated with extreme events such as floods and dr...

Mountain Geography

Lynn Resler, Fausto Sarmiento

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Mountain GeographyIntroductionMountain geographies address the study of mountain landscapes and systems from a spatial approach. Although the term “mo...

Mountain Meteorology

Brandon Vogt, PhD

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

Mountain MeteorologyIntroductionMeteorology is the science that examines the configuration of fundamental weather elements in Earth’s atmosphere: pres...

Music, Sound, and Auditory Culture, Geographies of

George Revill

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Geographies of Music, Sound, and Auditory CultureIntroductionStudies of music and sound within geography cover a broad range of subdisciplines; topics...

Nations and Nationalism

Fiona Davidson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Nations and Nationalism Introduction Nationalism is a term that is generally used to describe either the attachment of a person to a particul...

Natural Hazards and Risk

John P. Tiefenbacher

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Natural Hazards and Risk Introduction Natural hazards are processes that occur in nature that threaten the safety, health, and economic intere...

Nature-Society Theory

Alex Loftus, Camilla Royle

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Nature-Society TheoryIntroductionGeography, meaning “earth writing,” has been centrally concerned with how humans and their environments relate to eac...

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