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Human geography

Author: William Norton; Michael E Mercier
Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Ninth editionView all editions and formats
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"Human Geography explores how human behaviour affects the earth's surface, initiating a process of discovery that engages with subjects such as globalization, politics, biology, economics, philosophy, cultural studies, sociology, and climate change. Illustrated with a well-balanced mix of international and Canadian examples, it offers a comprehensive introduction to the discipline's essential concepts and methods.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Norton; Michael E Mercier
ISBN: 9780199019557 019901955X
OCLC Number: 935757589
Description: xxxiii, 549 pages ; 29 cm
Responsibility: William Norton with Michael Mercier.
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Human Geography, ninth edition, offers a balanced introduction not only to the concepts and methodologies of the discipline but also to the history, emphasizing how human geography evolved and  Read more...

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Most other texts are American-focused or Canadian adaptations of American texts. Of the global texts, Norton and Mercier is the best at a comprehensive treatment of human geography." * Brent Read more...

 
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