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Published: 14 July 2017

336 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780190679835

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Human Geography

A Short Introduction

Second Edition

John Rennie Short

  • Offers concentrated, focused, and comprehensive scholarship at an exceptional value
  • Short's distinctive and engaging writing style truly conveys the sense of wonder that drives the best in geography
  • Detailed and engaging case studies bring the book's broader arguments to life
  • Elegant illustrations and colorful features add texture and context to the discussion
  • An extensive support package features digital files of all the graphics in the text, PowerPoint lecture outlines, review questions for students, and interactive exercises

New to this Edition:

  • Fully revised and updated throughout
  • An entirely new section, The Cultural Organization of Space, which includes three new chapters on the geography of population, the geography of religion, and the geography of language
  • Additional pedagogical features in each chapter, including lists of learning objectives and learning outcomes, key terms (bolded and defined in a new glossary), and more subheadings
  • New figures, illustrations and maps

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