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Haggett, Peter

Overview
Works: 170 works in 956 publications in 7 languages and 12,792 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Maps  Juvenile works  Reference works  Atlases  Conference papers and proceedings  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Translator, Redactor
Classifications: GF4, 910
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Haggett
Locational analysis in human geography by Peter Haggett( Book )

141 editions published between 1963 and 1977 in 6 languages and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, based on a series of lectures given at Cambridge, discusses the geographically significant aspects of the main theoretical models - both calssical and modern and also reviews the tools available for attacking the problem of locational structure with a special chapter on the critical problem of region-building
Geography: a modern synthesis by Peter Haggett( Book )

85 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiers in geographical teaching by Richard J Chorley( Book )

57 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of world geography( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each volume focuses on a specific geographic region covering its physical geography, economics, government, and peoples
Models in geography by Richard J Chorley( Book )

40 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Network analysis in geography by Peter Haggett( Book )

39 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socio-economic models in geography by Richard J Chorley( Book )

62 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geographer's art by Peter Haggett( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of disease distributions : analytic approaches to epidemiological data by A. D Cliff( )

28 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geographical structure of epidemics by Peter Haggett( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ways in which the great plagues of the past and present have spread around the world remain only partly understood. Peter Haggett's research over the last thirty years has focused on mapping and modelling the paths by which epidemics spread through human communities. The Geographical Structure of Epidemics, presents an-accessible, and illustrated account of how environmental and geographical concepts can be used to enhance our knowledge of the origins and progress of epidemics, and sometimes to slow or halt their spread."--Jacket
Regional forecasting by Colston Research Society( Book )

24 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deciphering global epidemics : analytical approaches to the disease records of world cities, 1888-1912 by A. D Cliff( Book )

13 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Integrated models in geography; parts I and IV of Models in geography by Richard J Chorley( Book )

39 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dictionary of human geography by R. J Johnston( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This guide to the concepts, terms and theories used in human geography has now been fully revised to reflect and to advance changes in the nature and practice of human geography. The Dictionary of Human Geography, Fourth Edition contains a wealth of new material, to ensure that it remains the definitive resource for a new generation of students and teachers." "The successful format of previous editions remains unchanged: the Dictionary includes short definitional entries and longer, interpretative essays on human geography and its major sub-field, thereby providing readers with a contextual background to the terms. By directing readers to the major sources for further information, the Dictionary also serves as an unparalleled companion to geographical literature." "The Dictionary of Human Geography, Fourth Edition will be an essential aid for undergraduate and graduate students, professional geographers and other scholars in the humanities and social sciences, and geography teachers."--Jacket
World atlas of epidemic diseases by A. D Cliff( )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The euphoria about the defeat of epidemics which surrounded the global eradication of smallpox in the 1970s proved short-lived. The advent of AIDS in the following decade, the widening spectrum of other newly-emergent diseases (from Ebola to Hanta virus), and the resurgence of old diseases such as tuberculosis and malaria all suggest that the threat of epidemic diseases remains at an historic high. The World Atlas of Epidemic Diseases provides a timely and scholarly review of over fifty of the most important such diseases at the start of the twenty-first century.<br/><br /><br/><br />This stunningly presented collection of maps, illustrations and commentary offers an authoritative overview of the global distribution of major epidemic diseases on a variety of spatial scales from the local to the global. The Atlas is arranged in an historical sequence, beginning with classic plagues such as the 'Black Death' and cholera and moving on through smallpox and measles to 'modern' diseases such as AIDS and Legionnaires' disease. Over 400 figures are incorporated, including 150 specially drawn maps supported by micrographs of the causative agents, photographs of the disease vectors, historical prints and graphs of changing incidence. The text for each disease includes discussion of its nature and epidemiological features, its origin (where known) and historical impacts, and its global status at the start of the twenty-first century. The book concludes with an informed look towards the future, assessing the probable impacts of major medical advances on life expectancy and the chances of success of programmes for the global eradication of diseases such as polio and measles.<br/><br /><br/><br />The World Atlas of Epidemic Diseases makes a major new contribution to our knowledge of the global burden of disease and is an informative and fascinating reference on the changing distributions of disease. It will be an invaluable resource for anyone interested in the spread, control and eradication of epidemic disease
Atlas of AIDS by Matthew Smallman-Raynor( )

16 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physical and information models in geography; parts I, II, and V of Models in geography by Richard J Chorley( Book )

26 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diffusing geography : essays for Peter Haggett( Book )

10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Haggett's contribution to geography, in a career which has spanned more than 30 years, has been to retain a notion of the discipline as a whole with its own outlook and methods. This book examines his role in the development of such areas as geographical methodology, locational analysis, medical geography, studies of the Pacific Basin, and geography in higher education, which together reflect his unique overview and ability to further a varied but unified view of geography throughout his work. The essays offer an illuminating multiplicity of approaches, subject matter, and informing preconceptions, yet all in their different ways touch upon and celebrate themes in the life of Peter Haggett himself. This volume will be welcome not only to those already familiar with Peter Haggett's work, but also to those interested in the future of the discipline as a whole
Geographie : eine moderne Synthese by Peter Haggett( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in German and Russian and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Processes in physical and human geography : Bristol essays by R. F Peel( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Encyclopedia of world geography
Alternative Names
Hagget, P.

Hagget, Piter.

Haggett, P.

Haggett, P. 1933-

Haggett, P. (Peter)

Peter Haggett brit geográfus, akadémikus, 1933-

Peter Haggett britischer Anthropogeograph

Peter Haggett Brits hoogleraar

Peter Haggett géographe et académicien

Peter Haggett géographe et académicien britannique

Хаггет, Питер

بيتر هاجيت

هاغيت، بيتر

ピーター・ハゲット

彼得·哈格特

Languages
English (584)

German (24)

Spanish (16)

Italian (10)

French (9)

Russian (5)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The geographer's artThe geographical structure of epidemicsDeciphering global epidemics : analytical approaches to the disease records of world cities, 1888-1912World atlas of epidemic diseases