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Geography, environment and cognition

Geography, environment and cognition

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Special issue.

Statementguest editor, J. Portugali.
SeriesGeoforum -- vol.23, no.2
ContributionsPortugali, Juval.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20569498M

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Human Spatial Cognition. David M. Mark. National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis. Department of Geography. State University of New York at Buffalo. Buffalo, New York U.S.A. Introduction. Human spatial cognition is fundamental to human life itself, in . Geography (from Greek: γεωγραφία, geographia, literally "earth description") is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth and planets. The first person to use the word γεωγραφία was Eratosthenes (– BC). Geography is an all-encompassing discipline that seeks an understanding of Earth and its human and.

Books shelved as geography-and-environment: The New Wider World by David Waugh, The Coming Population Crash: and Our Planet's Surprising Future by Fred P. Geography is a diverse discipline that has some sort of connection to most every other academic discipline. This text will also support the reader in having a deeper understanding of how the environment, in all of its complexity, can affect individuals, families, groups, and communities. Our book represents a unique opportunity for.


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