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Sonic Methods in Geography

Jonathan Prior

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Sonic Methods in GeographyIntroductionResearch into sound—including both musical and nonmusical sound—amounts to a varied body of work that straddles ...

Spatial Analysis

Tony H. Grubesic, Jake R. Nelson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Spatial AnalysisIntroductionSpatial analysis refers to a process that relies upon both exploratory and confirmatory techniques to answer important que...

Spatial Autocorrelation

Daniel A. Griffith

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Spatial AutocorrelationIntroductionSpatial autocorrelation (SA)—the correlation among georeferenced observations arising from their relative locations...

Sports, Geography of

Neil Conner

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Geography of Sports Introduction Karl Marx is remembered for having stated: “Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature. . . . It is the o...

Sustainability Science

Eric Clark

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Sustainability Science Introduction Thought concerned with sustaining what we in the early 21st century call societal metabolism and life-supp...

Sustainable Agriculture

Sara Metcalf, LaDona Knigge

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Sustainable Agriculture Introduction Cultivation of plants and domestication of animals for human purposes necessarily involve transformation ...

Synoptic Climatology

Scott Sheridan, Cameron Lee

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Synoptic Climatology Introduction Synoptic climatology was born from the desire to better understand synoptic-scale processes of the mid-latitu...

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...

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