Rediscovering geography presents a broad overview of geographys renewed importance in a changing world through discussions and highlighted case studies this book illustrates geographys impact on international trade environmental change population growth information infrastructure the condition of cities the spread of aids and much more. In the past decade concerns about geographic illiteracy have been the catalyst for a new focus on geography in the united states recent calls to do something about geographic illiteracy in this country can be traced to concerns about us competitiveness in the global economy combined with . Rediscovering geography new relevance for science and society washington dc the national academies press doi 1017226 4913 in preparing this assessment of the relevance of geography to science and society . Rediscovering geography new relevance for science and society is the first comprehensive assessment of geography in the united states in almost 30 years it provides a broad overview of the discipline and shows how its perspectives and tools are being used by educators business people researchers and policy makers to address a wide range of . Rediscovering geography presents an overview of geographys renewed importance in a changing world through discussions and case studies this volume provides a blueprint for the future of the discipline recommending how to strengthen its intellectual and institutional foundation and meet the demand for geographic expertise among professionals and the public
How it works:
1. Register Trial Account.
2. Download The Books as you like ( Personal use )