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Published: 17 August 2012

368 Pages | 47 maps & charts

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199913749

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Why Geography Matters

More Than Ever

Second Edition

Harm de Blij

  • The highly successful first edition of Why Geography Matters helped establish the author as one of today's leading geographers
  • Updates de Blij's clarion call for the importance of geography in today's classrooms and policy discussions
  • Completely revised from the first edition to take into account new developments and recent events such as the further rise of China, the recent global economic crisis, civil conflict in Equatorial Africa and the emergence of South Sudan, and the Arab Spring

New to this Edition:

  • A unique and consistently popular title, the revisions in this updated edition will ensure that it remains the key book on geography in the market for another five years