anthropogeography

anthropogeography

[an-thruh-poh-jee-og-ruh-fee]
noun
a branch of anthropology dealing with the geographical distribution of humankind and the relationship between human beings and their environment.
Compare ethnogeography.


Origin:
1645–55; anthropo- + geography

anthropogeographer, noun
anthropogeographic [an-thruh-poh-jee-uh-graf-ik] , anthropogeographical, adjective
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Main Entry:  anthropogeography
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See human geography
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