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Geography, its history and concepts

a student"s guide

by Holt-Jensen, Arild.

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geography -- Philosophy.,
  • Geography -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGeography, its history & concepts.
    StatementArild Holt-Jensen ; English adaptation and translation by Brian Fullerton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG70 .H613 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 171 p. :
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3076432M
    ISBN 100389202622
    LC Control Number82175933

    Geography, its History and Concepts: A Student's Guide. Arild Holt-Jensen. Barnes (categorize this paper) Reprint years Buy the book $ used $ new Amazon page: Call number GH ISBN(s) Options Edit this record. Mark as duplicate Geography, History and Concepts: A Student's Guide. Arild Holt-Jensen - Categories: Philosophy of Geography in . The history of geography includes many histories of geography which have differed over time and between different cultural and political groups. In more recent developments, geography has become a distinct academic discipline. 'Geography' derives from the Greek γεωγραφία – geographia, a literal translation of which would be "to describe or write about the Earth".

    Using the story of the “West and the world” as its backdrop, this book provides for beginning students a clear and concise introduction to Human Geography, including its key concepts, seminal thinkers and their theories, contemporary debates, and celebrated case studies. The study of Geography as a discipline Notes 3 Nature of Geography as a discipline In brief: 1. Geography is a science of space. 2. Maps are an essential tool of geographers. 3. Digital Geographical Information system is a new tool for making maps. 4. Spatial Planning can be done using both maps and the study of geography Basic ConceptsFile Size: KB.

    Geography. History and Concepts: A Student's Guide two most recent editions of my book call for more autobiographical perspective and their understanding of the role of spatial concepts in. Arild Holt-Jensen (born ) is professor emeritus at Department of Geography, University of Bergen, Norway. He has been teaching geography in Bergen since and is the author of a number of books and articles on history and concepts of geography, environmental, urban and regional planning as well as general textbooks for highschool : $


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