human geography

the study of the interaction between human beings and their environment in particular places and across spatial areas. Unabridged
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Main Entry:  human geography
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a political/cultural branch of geography concerned with the social science aspects of how the world is physically arranged; also called anthropogeography
Usage:  science's 21st Century Lexicon
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Nothing in human geography is so sensitive, so interconnected as the urban fabric.
The bulk of the paper centers around a topic which is of primary interest in many human geography courses--the cultural landscape.
Students should have an extensive understanding and knowledge of the concepts and terminology of physical and human geography.
Chapter one describes how an environmental perspective relates to the study of human geography.
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