A Companion to Cultural Geography (Blackwell Companions to by James Duncan, Nuala Johnson, Richard Schein

By James Duncan, Nuala Johnson, Richard Schein

A significant other to Cultural Geography brings jointly unique contributions from forty special overseas students to supply a severe review of this dynamic and influential box of research.
The quantity begins via charting the main major adjustments in cultural geography within the 20th century ahead of occurring to introduce the primary methods animating paintings within the box at the present time. those theoretical techniques are then grounded in a sequence of essays at the significant thematic components to which cultural geographers have contributed ---nature, id, panorama, colonialism, and post-colonialism.
The significant other can be a helpful source not only for geographers but additionally for these operating in allied fields who search a transparent realizing of the contribution that geography is making to cross-disciplinary debates.

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