Introduction to Contemporary Geography PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Introduction to Contemporary Geography free pdf With an innovative integration of visuals, text, and spatial graphics, Introduction to Contemporary Geographypresents a modular and highly graphical springboard to introductory geography-ideal for contemporary students and learning styles. This innovative new resource partners best-selling human geography author Jim Rubenstein with environmental and physical geographer Bill Renwick, economic/political/cultural geographer Carl Dahlman, and the information architects at Dorling Kindersley (DK). The authors' approachable prose and DK's bold visual style combine to engage students with little to no science background, encouraging them to become scientifically literate and responsible consumers, readers, and voters.

About James M. Rubenstein

James M. Rubenstein received his PhD from Johns Hopkins University in 1975. His dissertation on French urban planning was later developed into a book entitled The French New Towns (Johns Hopkins University Press). In 1976 he joined the faculty at Miami University, where he is currently Professor of Geography. Besides teaching courses on urban and human geography and writing textbooks, Dr. Rubenstein also conducts research in the automotive industry and has published three books on the subject, The Changing U.S. Auto Industry: A Geographical Analysis (Routledge)- Making and Selling Cars: Innovation and Change in the U.S. Auto Industry (The Johns Hopkins University Press)- and Who Really Made Your Car? Restructuring and Geographic Change in the Auto Industry (W.E. Upjohn Institute, with Thomas Klier). Rubenstein's The Cultural Landscape 10e is the bestselling text for both AP and college human geography classes, and his innovative Contemporary Human Geography is the most successful new title in human geography in years. William H. Renwick earned a BA from Rhode Island College and a PhD in geography from Clark University. He has taught at the University of California, Los Angeles, and Rutgers University and is currently Associate Professor of Geography at Miami University. A physical geographer with interests in geomorphology and environmental issues, his research focuses on impacts of land-use change on rivers and lakes, particularly in agricultural landscapes in the Midwest. He is co-author of Pearson's Introduction to Geography 5e. Carl T. Dahlman earned degrees in sociology, music, and urban affairs before receiving his PhD in geography from the University of Kentucky in 2001. He is Associate Professor of Geography at Miami University, where his teaching focuses on political geography, migration and mobility, and globalization. His current research includes the role of European integration in the geopolitics of Southeastern Europe. He is co-author of Pearson's Introduction to Geography 5e.

Details Book

Author : James M. Rubenstein
Publisher : Pearson
Data Published : 02 January 2012
ISBN : 0321827872
EAN : 9780321827876
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 432 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Introduction to Contemporary Geography



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Introduction to Contemporary Geography free pdfIntroduction to Contemporary Geography

    With an innovative integration of visuals. text. and spatial graphics. Introduction to Contemporary Geographypresents a modular and highly graphical springboard to introductory geography--ideal for contemporary students and learning styles..


  • Introduction to Contemporary Geography free pdfIntroduction to Contemporary Geography

    With an innovative integration of visuals. text. and spatial graphics. Introduction to Contemporary Geographypresents a modular and highly graphical springboard to introductory geography--ideal for contemporary students and learning styles..


  • Contemporary Human Geography free pdfContemporary Human Geography

    For courses in Human Geography Eye-catching learning modules get students straight to the important concepts Contemporary Human Geographyis a beautifully crafted. modular springboard into essential human and cultural geography concepts..


  • Contemporary Human Geography free pdfContemporary Human Geography

    More than any other book for the introductory human geography course. "Contemporary Human Geography "shows what geographers actually dohow they conduct research. develop new insights..


  • AS/A-level Geography Contemporary Case Studies free pdfAS/A-level Geography Contemporary Case Studies

    Contemporary Case Studies feature up-to-date case studies on key topics in AS and A2 Geography. Written by highly experienced authors. examiners and teachers. each title opens with an introductory framework that identifies the relevant key concepts and then follows with a series of short cases that include succinct analysis of the issues raised..


  • Introduction to Contemporary Geography free pdfIntroduction to Contemporary Geography

    . With an innovative integration of visuals, text, and spatial graphics, Introduction to Contemporary Geographypresents a modular and highly graphical springboard to introductory geography-ideal for c