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Technological Change, Geography of

Edward J. Malecki

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Geography of Technological Change Introduction Technological change, traditionally a concern of economists and agriculturalists, has grown int...

Telecommunications

Barney Warf

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

TelecommunicationsIntroductionTelecommunications—the electronic transmission of information over long distances—has a long and fascinating history str...

Teleconnections, Atmospheric

Gregory Goodrich

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Atmospheric TeleconnectionsIntroductionClimate teleconnections are commonly defined as low-frequency variability in the atmosphere and oceans, while w...

Terrestrial Snow, Measurement of

Nicholas J. Kinar, John W. Pomeroy

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Measurement of Terrestrial SnowIntroductionSnow on the land surface is an important component of the hydrological cycle in cold regions and acts as a ...

Territory and Territoriality

David Storey

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Territory and TerritorialityIntroductionWe live in a highly territorialized world, the most obvious manifestation of which is the political division o...

Terrorism, Geography of

Daanish Mustafa, Julian R. Shaw

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Geography of Terrorism Introduction Terrorism is a contested term, with fiercely partisan debates raging about its precise meaning, the labeli...

The Climate Security Nexus

Julie Snorek, Daniel Abrahams

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

The Climate Security NexusIntroductionThe progression of climate change impacts in the age of the Anthropocene will have dire consequences for our pla...

The Voluntary Sector and Geography

Geoff DeVerteuil

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

The Voluntary Sector and GeographyIntroductionDefinitions of the voluntary sector are numerous, but generally agree on the fact that voluntarism is th...

Time Geography

Kajsa Ellegård

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Time GeographyIntroductionTime geography is an integrative approach to studying the coordination of human activities in society and nature. It concern...

Time-Space Compression

Barney Warf

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Time-Space CompressionIntroductionTime-space compression refers to the set of processes that cause the relative distances between places (i.e., as mea...

Time, Geographies of

Barney Warf

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Geographies of Time Introduction Time, like space, appears “natural” but is not: every society develops different ways of measuring, organizin...

Tourism Geography

Deborah Che

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Tourism GeographyIntroductionGeography is the ideal discipline for studying the global tourism industry; as the key journal Tourism Geographies (under...

Transnational Corporations

Jennifer Johns

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Transnational Corporations Introduction Transnational corporations are the focus of much popular and academic interest due to their role in gl...

Urban Geography

Linda McCarthy

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Urban Geography Introduction In 2007, the world reached an urban milestone when the percentage of people living in cities exceeded 50 percent ...

Urban Heritage

María García-Hernández, Manuel de la Calle-Vaquero

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Urban HeritageIntroductionThe concept of urban heritage has two meanings. First, urban heritage can refer to the list of heritage elements located in ...

Urban Historical Geography

Nick Lombardo, Robert Lewis

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Urban Historical GeographyIntroductionUrban historical geography is the study of the various social, cultural, economic, political, and environmental ...

Urban Meteorology and Climatology

Anthony J. Brazel

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Urban Meteorology and ClimatologyIntroductionUrban areas tend to form their own weather and climate that significantly relates to effects of buildings...

Urban Planning and Geography

Renia Ehrenfeucht

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Urban Planning and Geography Introduction Urban planning refers both to collective actions that shape and improve human settlements and to a p...

Urban Political Ecology

Natasha Cornea

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Urban Political EcologyIntroductionUrban political ecology (UPE) is a conceptual approach that understands urbanization to be a political, economic, s...

Visualizations

Arzu Çöltekin, Amy Griffin, Anthony Robinson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

VisualizationsIntroductionVisualizations (i.e., thinking in images internally in the human mind) or externally expressing a concept via graphical mean...

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