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Progress : geographical essays

Author: Robert David Sack
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Touching on both moral and material progress, six geographers and environmental historians explore differing aspects of the connection between geography and progress. Topics include whether progress  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Progress.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001005479
(OCoLC)47989809
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert David Sack
ISBN: 0801876826 9780801876820 0801868718 9780801868719 0801868726 9780801868726
OCLC Number: 51481157
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 140 pages) : illustrations
Contents: From Clements and Davis to Gould and Botkin: ideals of progress in physical geography / Thomas R. Vale --
Landscape, place and the state of progress / Kenneth R. Olwig --
The disenchanted future / David Lowenthal --
Progress and anxiety / Yi-Fu Tuan --
Perfectibility and democratic place-making / J. Nicholas Entrikin --
Geographical progress toward the real and the good / Robert David Sack.
Responsibility: edited by Robert David Sack.
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