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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...

Neogeography

Matthew W. Wilson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

NeogeographyIntroductionThe use of the term “neogeography” serves as a shorthand for a range of technical practices and attitudes that embrace ludic a...

New Urbanism

Dan Trudeau, Susan Moore

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

New Urbanism: Expansion of a Principle-Based Planning MovementIntroductionNew Urbanism is a contemporary urban planning and design movement that aims ...

Nightlife

Robert Shaw

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

NightlifeIntroductionThe study of nightlife, or the “nighttime economy,” is the study of nocturnal leisure and entertainment. It is not a uniquely geo...

Non-representational Theory

Paul Simpson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Non-Representational Theory Introduction Non-representational theory refers to a diverse body of work that emerged during the mid- to late 199...

Nutrition Transition, The

Daniel C. Ervin, David López-Carr, Anna Carla López-Carr

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

The Nutrition Transition Introduction The nutrition transition theory concerns the broad changes in the pattern of human diet that have occu...

Oceans

Philip E. Steinberg

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Oceans Introduction Until the beginning of the 21st century there were few studies of the ocean, or the world’s seas, in geography. Although c...

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