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The international encyclopedia of geography [electronic resource] : people, the earth, environment, and technology / editor-in-chief Douglas Richardson ; general editors Noel Castree, Michael F. Goodchild, Audrey Kobayashi, Weidong Liu, Richard A. Marston.

Publication:
Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource
Subjects:
Geography -- Encyclopedias.
Summary:
Representing the definitive reference work for this broad and dynamic field, The International Encyclopedia of Geography arises from an unprecedented collaboration between Wiley and the American Association of Geographers (AAG) to review and define the concepts, research, and techniques in geography and interrelated fields. The Encyclopedia assembles a truly global group of scholars for a comprehensive, authoritative overview of geography around the world. It contains more than 1,000 entries ranging from 1,000 to 10,000 words offering accessible introductions to basic concepts, sophisticated explanations of complex topics, and information on geographical societies around the world. It provides definitive coverage of the field, encompassing human geography, physical geography, geographic information science and systems, earth studies, and environmental science
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Delphine Okie Richardson Book Fund.
Contributor:
Richardson, Douglas, 1950- editor.
Castree, Noel, 1968- editor.
Goodchild, Michael F., editor.
Kobayashi, Audrey Lynn, 1951- editor.
Liu, Weidong (Geographer) editor.
Marston, Richard A., editor.
Wiley Online Library
Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Delphine Okie Richardson Book Fund.
Other format:
Print version. The international encyclopedia of geography : people, the earth, environment, and technology.
OCLC:
978293909
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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