By Susan Hanson

When geographic principles switch the realm in our heads, the influence should be learn at the flooring and in our lives. In those thought-provoking, witty essays, a few of America's such a lot exclusive geographers discover ten geographic rules that experience actually replaced the area and how we imagine and act. They take on rules that impose form at the global, principles that mould our realizing of the average setting, and ideas that identify relationships among humans and locations. almost all these rules has had--and maintains to have—a deep impact at the method we comprehend the area and our position in it. A compelling advent to the self-discipline of geography, this colleciton will swap how you examine either geography and the world!

The members, who contain a number of prior presidents of the organization of yank Geographers, participants of the nationwide Academy of Sciences, and authors of significant works within the self-discipline, are: Elizabeth ok. Burns, Patricia Gober, Anne Godlewska, Michael F. Goodchild, Susan Hanson, Robert W. Kates, John R. Mather, William B. Meyer, Mark Monmonier, Edward Relph, Edward J. Taaffe, and B. L. Turner, II.

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