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Readings in cultural geography

Philip Laurence Wagner

Readings in cultural geography

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


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Statementedited with introductions and translations by Philip L. Wagner and Marvin W.Mikesel.
ContributionsMikesell, Marvin W.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 589p. :
Number of Pages589
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17535436M

This course provides students with an introduction to the basic concepts of cultural geography. It is designed to give students familiarity with topics about human-land relationships, from demography, migration, agriculture, language, and religions to political geography and ethnicity.


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The Cultural Geography Reader draws together fifty-two classic and contemporary abridged readings that represent the scope of the discipline and its key concepts.

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