Geog.2 Student Book

Author: Rosemarie Gallagher,Richard Parish

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198393030

Category: Geography

Page: 144

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Contains direct, student-friendly language with illustrated step-by-step explanations.

Geog.3 -Teacher's Handbook

Author: Rosemarie Gallagher

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198393108

Category:

Page: 176

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A new edition of geog.3 Teacher's Handbook, providing vital and outstanding support for teachers using the new edition of geog.3 Student Book - which has been revised and updated to deliver the new Programme of Study for Geography at Key Stage 3 (for teaching from 2014).

Geog. 2 4th Edition Workbook Answer Book

Author: Justin Woolliscroft

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198356929

Category: Geography

Page: 72

View: 1864

A help-at-a-glance answer book providing supportingfor the new edition 'geog.2' workbook, which has been revised and updated to deliver the new Programme of Study for Geography at Key Stage 3 (for teaching from 2014).

Geog.3

Author: Rosemarie Gallagher,Richard Parish

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198393047

Category:

Page: 144

View: 8476

A new edition of geog.3 Student Book, revised and updated to deliver the new Programme of Study for Geography at Key Stage 3 (for teaching from 2014). Contains direct, student-friendly language with illustrated step-by-step explanations.

geog.1 4th edition Student Book

Author: RoseMarie Gallagher,Richard Parish

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198393023

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

View: 3631

A new edition of geog.1 Student Book, revised and updated to deliver the new Programme of Study for Geography at Key Stage 3 (for teaching from 2014). Contains direct, student-friendly language with illustrated step-by-step explanations.

The Dictionary of Physical Geography

Author: David S. G. Thomas,Andrew S. Goudie

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118687434

Category: Science

Page: 624

View: 7533

The third edition of this comprehensive encyclopedic dictionary covers the whole field of physical geography and provides an essential reference for all students and lecturers in this field.

The Complete Book of Maps and Geography, Grades 3 - 6

Author: N.A

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1483821544

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 352

View: 4066

The Complete Book of Maps & Geography provides 352 pages of fun exercises that focus on developing necessary skills such as map interpretation, identifying geography, global navigation, and more! Over 4 million in print! Designed by leading experts, books in the Complete Book series help children in grades preschool-6 build a solid foundation in key subject areas for learning success. Complete Books are the most thorough and comprehensive learning guides available, offering high-interest lessons to encourage learning and fun, full-color illustrations to spark interest. Each book also features challenging concepts and activities to motivate independent study, and a complete answer key to measure performance and guide instruction.

New Complete Geography

Author: Charles Hayes

Publisher: Gill & MacMillan

ISBN: 9780717164936

Category:

Page: 448

View: 720

New Complete Geography has helped thousands of students across the country to understand and engage with Geography. Now completely updated, it continues to offer the best and most accessible preparation for Junior Certificate Geography. New! Updated key statistics and new OS map legend details New! Learning Focus at the start of each chapter directs learning New! keyword sections improve literacy and aid understanding New! discussion questions help students connect with each topic New! cloze test summaries revise keywords and create a template for revision New! case studies are on topical issues such as wind power and electricity pylons New! Recap Maps present key points at the end of each chapter Increased emphasis on literacy and numeracy skills Retains popular design which emphasises visual learning Promotes active learning and a skills-based approach New Complete Geography, together with its companion New Complete Geography Skills Book, help students to achieve their maximum potential through enjoyable, active and effective learning. FREE eBook available with this textbook! See your textbook for full information. Teacher Resources New! A free Teacher's Handbook is available with invaluable continuous assessment tests, sample lesson plans, a Web Resources bank and extra group activities. New! PowerPoint presentations for salient topics identify and review key learning points The eBook blends together the wealth of digital resources available for the textbook, saving you valuable time in class. These include: Video clips Animations Updated online testing for homework and revision is available for this textbook on eTest.ie "

The Geography of Urban Transportation, Fourth Edition

Author: Genevieve Giuliano,Susan Hanson

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462529658

Category: Social Science

Page: 400

View: 2086

A comprehensive update, the fourth edition of this leading text features numerous chapters by new authors addressing the latest trends and topics in the field. The book presents the foundational concepts and methodological tools that readers need in order to engage with today's pressing urban transportation policy issues. Coverage encompasses passenger and freight dynamics in the American metropolis; the local and regional transportation planning process; and questions related to public transit, land use, social equity and environmental justice, energy consumption, air pollution, transportation finance, sustainability, and more. Among the student-friendly features are special-topic boxes delving into key issues and 87 instructive figures, including eight color plates. ÿ New to This Edition *Extensively revised coverage of information and communication technologies, urban freight, travel behaviors, and regional transportation planning. *Engaging discussions of current topics: smartphone travel tracking, Uber, car and bike sharing, food deserts, biofuels, and more. *Heightened focus on climate change. *Reflects over a decade of policy changes, technological advances, and emergent ideas and findings in the field. *Most of the figures and special-topic boxes are new.

Health and Medical Geography, Fourth Edition

Author: Michael Emch,Elisabeth Dowling Root,Margaret Carrel

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462528961

Category: Social Science

Page: 517

View: 5345

Why are rainfall, carcinogens, and primary care physicians distributed unevenly over space? The fourth edition of the leading text in the field has been updated and reorganized to cover the latest developments in disease ecology and health promotion across the globe. The book accessibly introduces the core questions and perspectives of health and medical geography and presents cutting-edge techniques of mapping and spatial analysis. It explores the intersecting genetic, ecological, behavioral, cultural, and socioeconomic processes that underlie patterns of health and disease in particular places, including how new diseases and epidemics emerge. Geographic dimensions of health care access and service provision are addressed. More than 100 figures include 16 color plates; most are available as PowerPoint slides at the companion website. New to This Edition: *Chapters on the political ecology of health; emerging infectious diseases and landscape genetics; food, diet, and nutrition; and urban health. *Coverage of Middle East respiratory syndrome, Ebola, and Zika; impacts on health of global climate change; contaminated water crises in economically developed countries, including in Flint, Michigan; China's rapid industrial growth; and other timely topics. *Updated throughout with current data and concepts plus advances in GIS. Pedagogical Features: *End-of-chapter review questions and suggestions for further reading. *Section Introductions that describe each chapter. *"Quick Reviews"--within-chapter recaps of key concepts. *Bold-faced key terms and an end-of-book glossary.

A Dictionary of Geography

Author: Susan Mayhew

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191053805

Category: Science

Page: 576

View: 1136

Containing over 3,100 entries on all aspects of both human and physical geography, this best-selling dictionary is the most authoritative single-volume reference work of its kind. It includes coverage of cartography, surveying, meteorology, climatology, ecology, population, industry, and development. Worked examples and diagrams are provided for many entries, including 15 new illustrations. All existing entries have been fully revised and updated for this new edition, and there is now expanded coverage of Geographical Information Systems (GIS), and glacial geomorphology, as well as the inclusion of more international examples within definitions, broadening its coverage considerably. The dictionary includes more than 400 new entries, including economies of scope, marginalization, rurality, and tax havens and offshore financial centres. Recommended web links are suggested for many entries, accessible and kept up to date via the Dictionary of Geography companion website. Packed with clear, concise, and authoritative information, this A-Z reference is an essential companion for all students and teachers of geography.

A/AS Level Geography for AQA Student Book

Author: Ann Bowen,Andy Day,Victoria Ellis,Paul Hunt,Rebecca Kitchen,Claire Kyndt,Garrett Nagle,Alan Parkinson,Nicola Walshe,Helen Young

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1316606325

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 528

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A new series of full-coverage resources developed for the AQA 2016 A/AS Level Geography specification. This full-colour Student Book covers all core and optional units for the AQA AS and A Level Geography specification for first teaching from September 2016. Students are encouraged to develop links between physical and human topics, understand systems, processes, and acquire geographical skills. Helping to bridge the gap from GCSE to A Level, it also provides support for fieldwork skills and for the geographical investigation at A Level. A 'Maths for geographers' feature helps students develop and apply their mathematical and statistical skills, and a range of assessment-style questions support students in developing their exam skills.

The Geography of Tourism and Recreation

Environment, Place and Space

Author: C. Michael Hall,Stephen J. Page

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135041563

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 470

View: 6140

This fourth edition of The Geography of Tourism and Recreation provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the interrelationship between tourism, leisure and recreation from geographical and social science perspectives. It still remains the only book to systematically compare and contrast in a spatial context, tourism and recreation in relation to leisure time, offering insight into the demand, supply, planning, destination management and impacts of tourism and recreation. Whilst retaining its accessible style and approach this edition has been significantly updated to reflect recent developments and new concepts from geography which are beginning to permeate the tourism and recreational field. New features include: Content on the most recent developments, climate change, sustainability, mobilities and crisis management in time and space as well as trends such as low cost airlines and the control of land transport by transnational operators in the EU such as Arriva. More attention to management issues such as innovation and the spatial consequences for tourism and leisure development. New case studies and examples to showcase real life issues, from both developed and developing countries, especially the US, China and South Africa. Completely revised and redeveloped to accommodate new, user- friendly features: case studies, insights, summary points and learning objectives. Written by leading academics, this is essential reading for all tourism, geography, leisure and recreation students.

The Geography of Transport Systems

Author: Jean-Paul Rodrigue,Claude Comtois,Brian Slack

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1317210107

Category: Transportation

Page: 440

View: 780

This expanded and revised fourth edition of The Geography of Transport Systems provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the field with a broad overview of its concepts, methods and areas of application. Aimed mainly at an undergraduate audience, it provides an overview of the spatial aspects of transportation and focuses on how the mobility of passengers and freight is linked with geography. The book is divided in ten chapters, each covering a specific conceptual dimension, including networks, modes, terminals, freight transportation, urban transportation and environmental impacts, and updated with the latest information available. The fourth edition offers new material on the issues of transport and the economy, city logistics, supply chains, security, energy, the environment, as well as a revised content structure. With over 160 updated photographs, figures and maps, The Geography of Transport Systems presents transportation systems at different scales ranging from global to local and focuses on different contexts such as North America, Europe and East Asia. This volume is an essential resource for undergraduates studying transport geography, as well as those interested in economic and urban geography, transport planning and engineering. A companion web site, which contains additional material, has been developed for the book and can be found here: http://people.hofstra.edu/geotrans/

Geog.2 Workbook

Author: Justin Woolliscroft

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198393061

Category:

Page: 72

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A new edition of geog.2 Workbook, providing engaging support for the new edition of geog.2 Student Book - which has been revised and updated to deliver the new Programme of Study for Geography at Key Stage 3 (for teaching from 2014).

geog.1 4th edition Teacher's Handbook

Author: RoseMarie Gallagher

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198393085

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 6158

A new edition of geog.1 Teacher's Handbook, providing vital and outstanding support for teachers using the new edition geog.1 Student Book - which has been revised and updated to deliver the new Programme of Study for Geography at Key Stage 3 (for teaching from 2014).

Qualitative Research Methods in Human Geography

Author: Iain Hay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780199010905

Category: Human geography

Page: 536

View: 1911

"Qualitative Research Methods in Human Geography is a comprehensive, practical guide to understanding and conducting qualitative research in human geography. Using a unique "how-to" approach to focus on the practical application of research in human geography by providing real-world examples of research methods at work in case studies, this fourth edition teaches students how to plan, execute, interpret, and effectively communicate qualitative research. With the inclusion of new Canadian and North American examples throughout, in addition to international and Asia-Pacific examples, the text achieves its goal of providing an in-depth overview of qualitative research methods relevant to human geography that is both readable and accessible for students. Now in its fourth edition, Qualitative Research Methods in Human Geography returns with improved readability for undergraduate students, end-of-chapter review exercises, and an appendix of example field notes, making the text much more accessible, current, andrelevant to today's human geography students. Three new chapters have also been added on the topics of feminist and indigenous approaches, visual methods, and new media."--

Discovering Physical Geography

Author: Alan F. Arbogast

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1119344514

Category: Science

Page: 552

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With Wiley’s Enhanced E-Text, you get all the benefits of a downloadable, reflowable eBook with added resources to make your study time more effective, including: • Visual Concept Checks • Imbedded Glossary with clickable references & key words • Show & Hide Solutions with automatic feedback Arbogast’s Discovering Physical Geography, 4th Edition provides interactive questions that help readers comprehend important Earth processes. The Fourth Edition continues to place great emphasis on how relevant physical geography is to each reader’s life. With an enhanced focus on the interconnections between humans and their environment, this text includes increased coverage of population growth and its impact on the environment. Updated case studies are included, as well as new sections dealing with human interactions with solar energy, wind power, soils, and petroleum. This text is welcoming, taking readers on a tour of “discovery”, and delivers content that is sound and based on the most current scientific research.

Contemporary Human Geography

Author: James M. Rubenstein

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134746227

Category: Human geography

Page: 416

View: 2001

What's your map to human geography? Contemporary Human Geography is a modular springboard into essential human and cultural geography concepts, designed for the modern geography reader. This brief, innovative text explores contemporary human geography with a bold, visual style, with topics organized into self-contained, two-page spreads. Rubenstein's efficient writing presents information clearly without sacrificing high-quality content. The 4th Edition offers new MapMaster 2.0, which is inspired by GIS and leverages recent data from the US Census Bureau, UN, CIA, World Bank, PRB, NOAA, NASA, USGS, and more. It enables readers to analyze and critically think about data through the visualization of mapping. This can help individuals connect critical, global issues to their local geography, addressing key concepts. With thousands of maps to explore, and the ability to upload their own data, readers can fully engage with the content. Also available packaged with Mastering Geography or as an easy-to-use, standalone Pearson eText Mastering(tm) Geography is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Interactive, self-paced tutorials provide individualized coaching to help students stay on track. With a wide range of activities available, students can actively learn, understand, and retain even the most difficult concepts. Learn more. Pearson eText allows educators to easily share their own notes with students so they see the connection between their reading and what they learn in class--motivating them to keep reading, and keep learning. Portable access lets students study on the go, even offline. And, reading analytics offer insight into how students use the eText, helping educators tailor their instruction. Learn more about Pearson eText. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and Mastering Geography, search for: 0134747380 / 9780134747385 Contemporary Human Geography Plus Mastering Geography with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134746228 / 9780134746227 Contemporary Human Geography 0134747135 / 9780134747132 Mastering Geography with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Contemporary Human Geography If you would like to purchase the standalone Pearson eText, search for: 0135213169 / 9780135213162 Pearson eText Contemporary Human Geography -- Access Card OR 0135213150 / 9780135213155Pearson eText Contemporary Human Geography -- Instant Access

AQA Geography - AS and A Level

Author: Simon Ross,Tim Bayliss,Lawrence Collins,Alice Griffiths

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198366515

Category:

Page: 368

View: 6015

Student-friendly and engaging resource for the 2016 AQA A Level and AS geography specifications. Written to match the demands of the specifications, this Student Book covers the physical geography sections. It motivates your students with accessible, interesting content and up-to-date case studies, while retaining a rigorous approach.