Coverart for item
The Resource Key concepts in geography, edited by Nicholas J. Clifford ... [et al.]

Key concepts in geography, edited by Nicholas J. Clifford ... [et al.]

Label
Key concepts in geography
Title
Key concepts in geography
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nicholas J. Clifford ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clifford, N. J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Geography
Label
Key concepts in geography, edited by Nicholas J. Clifford ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Histories of geography/
  • Mike Heffernan
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Geography and the physical sciences tradition/
  • Keith Richards
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • Geography and the social science tradition/
  • Ron Johnston
  • p. 46
  • 4.
  • Geography and the humanities tradition/
  • Alison Blunt
  • p. 66
  • 5.
  • Space : the fundamental stuff of geography/
  • Nigel Thrift
  • p. 85
  • 6.
  • Space : making room for space in physical geography/
  • Martin Kent
  • p. 97
  • 7.
  • Time : change and stability in environmental systems/
  • John B. Thomes
  • p. 119
  • 8.
  • Time : from hegemonic change to everyday life/
  • Peter J. Taylor
  • p. 140
  • 9.
  • Place : the management of sustainable physical environments/
  • Ken Gregory
  • p. 173
  • 11.
  • Scale : resolution, analysis and synthesis in physical geography/
  • Tim Burt
  • p. 199
  • 12.
  • Scale : the local and the global/
  • Andrew Herod
  • p. 217
  • 13.
  • Social systems : thinking about society, identity, power and resistance/
  • Cindi Katz
  • p. 236
  • 14.
  • Environmental systems : philosophy and applications in physical geography/
  • Stephan Harrison
  • p. 251
  • 15.
  • Landscape : representing and interpreting the world/
  • Karen M. Morin
  • p. 286
  • 17.
  • Nature : a contested concept/
  • Franklin Ginn
  • David Demeritt
  • p. 300
  • 18.
  • Nature : an environmental perspective/
  • Roy Haines-Young
  • p. 312
  • 19.
  • Globalization : interconnected worlds/
  • James R. Faulconbridge
  • Jonathan V. Beaverstock
  • p. 331
  • 20.
  • Globalization : science, (physical) geography and environment/
  • Nicholas J. Clifford
  • p. 344
  • 21.
  • Development : critical approaches in human geography/
  • Katie D. Willis
  • p. 365
  • 22.
  • Development : sustainability and physical geography/
  • Robert Inkpen
  • p. 378
  • 23.
  • Risk : mastering time and space/
  • Shaun French
  • p. 392
  • 24.
  • Risk : geophysical processes in natural hazards/
  • Graham A. Tobin
  • Burrell E. Montz
  • p. 405
  • 25.
  • Relevance : human geography, public policy and public geographies/
  • David Beil
  • p. 427
  • 26.
  • Relevance : the application of physical geographical knowledge/
  • Michael Church
  • p. 438
  • Index.
  • p. 458
Control code
ocn248987584
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 462 p.
Isbn
9781412930215
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Key concepts in geography, edited by Nicholas J. Clifford ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Histories of geography/
  • Mike Heffernan
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Geography and the physical sciences tradition/
  • Keith Richards
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • Geography and the social science tradition/
  • Ron Johnston
  • p. 46
  • 4.
  • Geography and the humanities tradition/
  • Alison Blunt
  • p. 66
  • 5.
  • Space : the fundamental stuff of geography/
  • Nigel Thrift
  • p. 85
  • 6.
  • Space : making room for space in physical geography/
  • Martin Kent
  • p. 97
  • 7.
  • Time : change and stability in environmental systems/
  • John B. Thomes
  • p. 119
  • 8.
  • Time : from hegemonic change to everyday life/
  • Peter J. Taylor
  • p. 140
  • 9.
  • Place : the management of sustainable physical environments/
  • Ken Gregory
  • p. 173
  • 11.
  • Scale : resolution, analysis and synthesis in physical geography/
  • Tim Burt
  • p. 199
  • 12.
  • Scale : the local and the global/
  • Andrew Herod
  • p. 217
  • 13.
  • Social systems : thinking about society, identity, power and resistance/
  • Cindi Katz
  • p. 236
  • 14.
  • Environmental systems : philosophy and applications in physical geography/
  • Stephan Harrison
  • p. 251
  • 15.
  • Landscape : representing and interpreting the world/
  • Karen M. Morin
  • p. 286
  • 17.
  • Nature : a contested concept/
  • Franklin Ginn
  • David Demeritt
  • p. 300
  • 18.
  • Nature : an environmental perspective/
  • Roy Haines-Young
  • p. 312
  • 19.
  • Globalization : interconnected worlds/
  • James R. Faulconbridge
  • Jonathan V. Beaverstock
  • p. 331
  • 20.
  • Globalization : science, (physical) geography and environment/
  • Nicholas J. Clifford
  • p. 344
  • 21.
  • Development : critical approaches in human geography/
  • Katie D. Willis
  • p. 365
  • 22.
  • Development : sustainability and physical geography/
  • Robert Inkpen
  • p. 378
  • 23.
  • Risk : mastering time and space/
  • Shaun French
  • p. 392
  • 24.
  • Risk : geophysical processes in natural hazards/
  • Graham A. Tobin
  • Burrell E. Montz
  • p. 405
  • 25.
  • Relevance : human geography, public policy and public geographies/
  • David Beil
  • p. 427
  • 26.
  • Relevance : the application of physical geographical knowledge/
  • Michael Church
  • p. 438
  • Index.
  • p. 458
Control code
ocn248987584
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 462 p.
Isbn
9781412930215
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

    • Sydney Jones LibraryBorrow it
      Chatham Street, Liverpool, L7 7BD, GB
      53.403069 -2.963723
Processing Feedback ...