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All Possible Worlds : A History of Geographical Ideas

All Possible Worlds : A History of Geographical Ideas - 3rd edition

All Possible Worlds : A History of Geographical Ideas - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780471634140

ISBN10: 047163414X

All Possible Worlds : A History of Geographical Ideas by Geoffrey J. Martin - ISBN 9780471634140
Edition: 3RD 93
Copyright: 1993
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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All Possible Worlds : A History of Geographical Ideas by Geoffrey J. Martin - ISBN 9780471634140

ISBN13: 9780471634140

ISBN10: 047163414X

Edition: 3RD 93

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Summary

This is the only reference to explore the history of geographic thought, from the ancient Greeks to the present day. It focuses on the differences between pre - Darwin and post - Darwin thinking and the changes that have taken place. Features extensive references, an index of names with brief biographic comments and four new chapters on the new geography of Canada, Sweden, Japan and the United States (from mid - century to the present).

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

CLASSICAL

The Beginnings of Classical Geography
Geography in the Middle Ages
The Age of Exploration
The Impact of Discoveries

MODERN

What Was New?
The New Geography in Germany
The New Geography in France
The New Geography in Great Britain
The New Geography in Canada
The New Geography in Japan
The New Geography in the United States Before World War I
The New Geography in the United States: Midcentury to the Present
Applied Geography
New Methods of Observation and Analysis
Innovation and Tradition

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