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Geography of Hunger and Famine

Peter Atkins

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Geography of Hunger and FamineIntroductionAll people can agree that hunger and famine are evils that must be eliminated from the world. Indeed, in Apr...

Geography of Industrialization

Roger Hayter, Jerry Patchell

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Geography of IndustrializationIntroductionIndustrialization broadly refers to the transformation of agrarian-rural societies to industrial-urban socie...

Geography of Public Policy

Ben Clifford

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Geography of Public PolicyIntroductionThe title “Geography of Public Policy” is open to wide interpretation, and this article takes a fairly broad app...

Geography of Resources

Matthew Himley

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Geography of ResourcesIntroductionHuman societies extract, harvest, or otherwise utilize an enormous quantity and impressive variety of materials from...


Dr. Leonhardt van Efferink

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

GeopoliticsIntroductionSince the term geopolitics was coined in 1899 it has had many different meanings. They all evolve around its two parts, “geo” a...

Geopolitics, Energy and

Waquar Ahmed, Reed Underwood, Travis Lee

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Energy and GeopoliticsIntroductionConventional scholarship on energy and geopolitics focuses on energy supply and energy security. Quantity and locati...

Geospatial Artificial Intelligence (GeoAI)

Song Gao

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2021-03-24

Geospatial Artificial Intelligence (Geoai)IntroductionNowadays, artificial intelligence (AI) is bringing tremendous new opportunities and challenges t...

GIS and Health

Yujie Hu, Steven Reader

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

Gis and HealthIntroductionThe capability of GIS to be able to store, retrieve, display, and analyze large quantities of spatially referenced data has ...

GIS and Remote Sensing Applications in Geomorphology

Yingkui Li

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

GIS and Remote Sensing Applications in GeomorphologyIntroductionGeomorphology is the science of studying landforms, landscapes, and their related proc...

GIS applications in Human Geography

Richard Hunter

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Gis Applications in Human GeographyIntroductionHuman geography is the branch of geography concerned with how and why people organize themselves across...

GIS, Historical

Weiwei Zhang, John R. Logan

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Historical GisIntroductionHistorical GIS (HGIS) is an interdisciplinary field that integrates the tools and methods of geographic information Science ...

GIS, History of

Nicholas R. Chrisman

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

History of GISIntroductionThe term “Geographic Information System” (GIS) emerged in the 1960s and quickly became a rallying emblem in a complex terrai...

GIS, Space-Time

May Yuan

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Space-Time GISIntroductionSpace-time GIS emerged in the early 1990s to incorporate temporal information and analytical functions so that GIS technolog...

Glacial and Periglacial Geomorphology

John C. Dixon

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Glacial and Periglacial Geomorphology Introduction Glacial and periglacial geomorphology are those branches of geomorphology concerned with th...

Glaciers, Geography of

Shrinidhi Ambinakudige

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Geography of GlaciersIntroductionA glacier is defined is a mass of ice on land surface that moves under its own weight. It forms when snow accumulatio...


Raju J. Das, Robert Bridi

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Globalization Introduction Globalization is one of the most widely discussed topics in geography and other social sciences. It refers to inten...

Health Care, Geography of

Mark Rosenberg

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Geography of Health CareIntroductionHealth care is a process that can be viewed from the perspective of the individual, in aggregate (i.e., the health...

Historical Geography

Robert Wilson

Subject: Geography »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Historical Geography Introduction Historical geography is the study of the geographies of the past and how the past is represented in geograph...

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...

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