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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 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...

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...

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