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Education (K-12), Geography

David Lambert

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Geography Education (K-12)IntroductionGeography education here means the role and purposes of geography in primary and secondary education (this artic...

El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO)

Brian Bossak

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) Introduction El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is a coupled ocean–atmosphere phenomenon in the Pacific O...

Elderly, Geography and the

Mario D. Garrett

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Geography and the ElderlyIntroductionGeography is an important factor for gerontology. The interconnectedness between space, place, time, and aging ca...

Electoral Geography

Nick Quinton

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Electoral Geography Introduction Research in electoral geography began with analysis of the spatial patterns in vote returns during the early ...

Empire, Geography and

João Sarmento

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Geography and EmpireIntroductionGeography has engaged in the study of empire since its early days as an academic discipline. Few disciplines have such...

Energy Resources and Use

Barry D. Solomon

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Energy Resources and UseIntroductionHuman societies have depended on access to readily available supplies of fuel and other energy resources since the...

Energy, Geographies of

Andrés Luque-Ayala

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Geographies of EnergyIntroductionThe past decade has seen an explosion of geographical work around energy. Taking energy research outside the exclusiv...

Energy, Renewable

Dustin Mulvaney

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Renewable EnergyIntroductionA renewable energy source is one that is constantly replenishing itself, including power harnessed from the sun, wind, mov...

Environment and Development

Brent McCusker

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Environment and Development Introduction The topic “environment and development” is so broad that it could easily cover any number of sub-topi...

Environmental Electronic Sensing Systems

Nicholas J. Kinar, John W. Pomeroy

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

Environmental Electronic Sensing SystemsIntroductionAlthough environmental measurement instrumentation has been utilized by human civilizations for th...

Environmental Justice

Jason A. Byrne

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Environmental Justice Introduction “Environmental justice” is both a social movement and a research subject. Broadly defined, environmental ju...

Ethics, Geographers and

Luke Dickens, Iain Hay

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2020-11-24

Geographers and EthicsIntroductionAlongside the incorporation of moral and ethical philosophy into geographical thought (see our linked Oxford Bibliog...

Ethics, Geography and

Iain Hay, Luke Dickens

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Geography and EthicsIntroductionEthics traditionally involves systematic intellectual deliberations on morality. Increasingly since the early 1980s ge...


Thomas Sullivan

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

Ethnicity Introduction The word ethnicity is derived from the Greek word ethnikos, referring to a heathen. It first surfaced in the English la...


Eric Laurier, Rebekah Miller, Daniel I. Muñoz Zech

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

EthnographyIntroductionEthnography is a method that involves a period of immersion in a local group, community, or place. It gathers accounts of pract...


Mathias Le Bossé

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

EthnonationalismIntroductionThe term ethnonationalism (or ethno-nationalism) elicits understandings and forms of nationalism that regard ethnicity and...

Everyday Life, Geography and

John Clayton

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Geography and Everyday LifeIntroductionThe “everyday,” also often referred to as the “quotidian,” has been one of the most important concepts consider...

Extreme Heat

Cathleen McAnneny

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Extreme HeatIntroductionExtreme heat events (EHEs) are periods of high temperatures and humidity that are considered to be unusual for a specific geog...

Feminist Geography

Carrie Mott

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Feminist GeographyIntroductionFeminism exists to critically and self-reflexively examine regimes of power at work in everyday life. Through attention ...


Richard Phillips

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

FieldworkIntroductionFieldwork is central to the geographical tradition. In geography, and human geography in particular, the ways in which fieldwork ...

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