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World Regional Geography

World Regional Geography

This book takes a different approach. Rather than present students with a broad, novice-level introduction to geography, emphasizing places and vocabulary terms, this text approaches geography as experts understand the discipline, focusing on connec- tions and an in-depth understanding of core themes. This thematic approach, informed by pedagogical research, provides students with an introduction to thinking geograph- ically. Instead of repeating the same several themes each chapter, this text emphasizes depth over breadth by arranging each chapter around a central theme and then ex- ploring that theme in detail as it applies to the particular region. In addition, while chapters are designed to stand alone and be rearranged or eliminated at the instructor’s discretion, the theme of... Show More
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