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Anoop Nayak,Alex Jeffrey's Geographical Thought: An Introduction to Ideas in Human PDF

By Anoop Nayak,Alex Jeffrey

ISBN-10: 0132228246

ISBN-13: 9780132228244

ISBN-10: 1138130222

ISBN-13: 9781138130227

Geographical Thought offers a transparent and obtainable creation to the major principles and figures in human geography. The publication offers a vital advent to the theories that experience formed the learn of societies and space. Opening with an exploration of the founding recommendations of human geography within the 19th century academy, the authors examine the diversity of theoretical views that experience emerged within human geography over the final century from feminist and marxist scholarship, via to post-colonial and non-representational theories. Each bankruptcy includes insightful traces of argument that inspire readers in the direction of self reliant pondering and demanding evaluation. 

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