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Modern geography

a description of the empires, kingdoms, states, and colonies; with the oceans, seas, and isles; in all parts of the world : including the most recent discoveries, and political alterations, digested on a new plan

by Pinkerton, John

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Published by Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies ... and Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme ... in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Pinkerton ; the astronomical introduction by S. Vince
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 39424, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 39424
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination11 microfiches (512 fr.)
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24473468M
ISBN 100665394241

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In the West during the 20th century, the discipline of geography went through four major phases: environmental determinismregional geographythe quantitative revolutionand critical geography. A handsome set, and an important work with much on Australasia and Polynesia. They included Aristotle, Thucydides, Xenophon, and Herodotus. The foundations of geography can be traced to the ancient cultures, such as the ancient, medieval, and early modern Chinese.

Cartographers must learn cognitive psychology and ergonomics to understand which symbols convey information about the Earth most effectively, and behavioural psychology to induce the readers of their maps to act on the information. Possibilism has also been influential in the rise of the school of cultural geography associated with Carl Ortwin Sauer. Remotely sensed data comes in many forms, such as satellite imageryaerial photographyand data obtained from hand-held sensors. In addition to all of the other subdisciplines of geography, GIS specialists must understand computer science and database systems.


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