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Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World

November 2010, ©2011
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Visualizing Human Geography is a comprehensive, modern book for today's human geography course. With current examples, thorough coverage of geographers tools and technology, and a visual design that is accessible without sacrificing content, it is a title that will appeal to a broad range of instructors.

The narrative and concepts are tightly linked to visual elements, including practical examples that highlight the relevance of the concepts. Maps are integrated throughout to help reveal patterns or trends. Divergent views and critical thinking are emphasized. Photographs and other visuals are also included to reinforce the concepts.

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1 What is Human Geography 2

2 Globalization and Cultural Geography 34

3 Population and Migration 64

4 Geographies of Language 96

5 Geographies of Religion 128

6 Geographies of Identity: Race, Ethnicity, Sexuality, and Gender 160

7 Political Geographies 192

8 Urban Geographies 228

9 Geographies of Development 260

10 Changing Geographies of Industry and Services 294

11 Agricultural Geographies 324

12 Environmental Challenges 354

Appendix A: Understanding Map Projections 387

Appendix B: Answers to Self-Tests 393

Glossary 395

References 405

Credits 415

Index 422 

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  • Links the narrative and concepts to visual elements
  • Highlights the relevance of concepts through practical examples
  • Integrates maps throughout to help reveal patterns or trends
  • Emphasizes divergent views and critical thinking
  • Reinforces concepts through photographs and other visuals
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Instructors Resources
Wiley Instructor Companion Site
People and Place Videos to Accompany Human Geography
Clicker Questions
Wiley Resource Kit
TESTBANK
LECTURE PPTS
IMAGE GALLERY
INSTRUCTOR’S MANUAL
NGS VIDEOS
GEODISCOVERIES MEDIA LIBRARY
CONCEPT CACHING
WILEY GEO HOT TOPICS BLOG
MAPROOM
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People and Place Videos to Accompany Human Geography
Wiley Resource Kit
TESTBANK
LECTURE PPTS
IMAGE GALLERY
INSTRUCTOR’S MANUAL
NGS VIDEOS
GEODISCOVERIES MEDIA LIBRARY
CONCEPT CACHING
WILEY GEO HOT TOPICS BLOG
MAPROOM
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Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World
ISBN : 978-0-470-91316-1
464 pages
February 2011, ©2010
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Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World, Binder Ready Version
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Visualizing Human Geography: At Home in a Diverse World
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November 2010, ©2011
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