Author:Anoop Nayak & Alex Jeffrey (Authors)


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Geographical Thought: An Introduction to Ideas in Human Geography

By: Anoop Nayak & Alex Jeffrey (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

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ISBN: 0132228246

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Table of Contents 1. Geographies of Empire: The Imperial Tradition Introduction Empire, imperialism and colonialism Defining terms Portuguese and Spanish empires British Empire The institionalisation of geography From ‘fabulous’ to ‘militant’ geography The Royal Geographical Society The Societé Géographie de Paris (SGP) Environmental determinism: climate and race Environmental determinism and the Panama Canal Criticisms and dissent Conclusions 2. The Quantitative Revolution Introduction The origins of the quantitative revolution Political reasons The quantitative re... View more info