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human geography

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  • Human geography — is a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns and processes that shape human interaction with the environment, with particular reference to the causes and consequences of the spatial distribution of human activity on the Earth s… …   Wikipedia

  • human geography — Geography is generally defined as the science which describes the earth s surface, its form and physical features, its natural and political divisions, climates, and productions. This broad ranging discipline has numerous points of contact with… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • HUMAN GEOGRAPHY — In respect of human as well as of physical geography, it is convenient to divide the Land of Israel into four major units: 1. the Mediterranean Coastal Plain 2. the hill regions of northern and central Cisjordan (west of the Jordan) 3. the Rift… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • human geography — noun the branch of geography concerned with how human activity affects or is influenced by the earth s surface …   English new terms dictionary

  • human geography — UK / US noun [uncountable] British the study of how human societies developed all over the world, especially in relation to the earth s physical features …   English dictionary

  • human geography — noun The branch of geography that studies the relationships between the physical environment and the activities of humans. Syn: antropogeography …   Wiktionary

  • human geography — noun : anthropogeography …   Useful english dictionary

  • AP Human Geography — Advanced Placement Human Geography (also known as AP Human Geography, AP Human, AP Geo, AP Hug, or Human) is a course and examination offered by the College Board as part of the Advanced Placement Program.This college level course introduces… …   Wikipedia

  • Ogilvie Professor of Human Geography — The Ogilvie Professor of Human Geography is the name for the occupant of the Ogilvie Chair of Geography at the University of Edinburgh. It is named in honour of Alan Ogilvie, the first professor in the Department of Geography and an important… …   Wikipedia

  • International Encyclopedia of Human Geography — The International Encyclopedia of Human Geography ist ein 2009 bei Elsevier erschienenes akademisches Nachschlagewerk zum Thema Humangeographie. Die Chefherausgeber sind Rob Kitchin und Nigel Thrift. Es enthält ein Vorwort von Mary Robinson. Die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Catchment area (human geography) — In human geography: a catchment area is the area and population from which a city or individual service attracts visitors or customers. For example, a school catchment area is the geographic area from which students are eligible to attend a local …   Wikipedia

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