Scale and Geographic Inquiry: Nature, Society, and Method

Eric Sheppard, Robert B Mc Master

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Abstract

This book is the first contemporary book to compare and integrate the various ways geographers think about and use scale across the spectrum of the discipline and includes state-of-the-art contributions by authoritative human geographers, physical geographers and GIS specialists. Provides a state of the art survey of how geographers think about scale. Brings together recent interest in scale in human and physical geography, as well as geographic information science Places competing concepts of scale side by side in order to compare them. The introduction and conclusion, by the editors, explores the common ground.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Number of pages272
ISBN (Electronic)9780470999141
ISBN (Print)0631230696, 9780631230694
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 14 2008

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