Cultural geography: selected readings. Edited by Fred E. Dohrs and Lawrence M. Sommers.

; Sommers, Lawrence M., compiler
New York, Crowell [1967] .

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Other Authors Sommers, Lawrence M.,
Subjects Civilisation.
Description 566 pages illustrations, maps 23 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
Contents I. Introduction -- Agency of man on earth / Carl O. Sauer -- II. Historical geography -- On the relations of geography and history / H.C. Darby -- Where Sherman passed by / D.J. de Laubenfels -- III. Man's perception of his environment -- Geography and ecology : the concept of the community and its relation to environment / W.B. Morgan and R.P. Moss -- Geography, experience, and imagination : towards a geographical epistemology / David Lowenthal -- The ecology of early food production in Mesopotamia / Kent V. Flannery -- Man against his environment : a game theoretic framework / Peter R. Gould -- IV. Population and settlement -- Economic problems of population growth / Oscar Harkavy -- Theoretical considerations regarding the distribution of settlement in inner North Sweden / Erik Bylund -- A theory of location for cities / Edward Ullman -- The assimilation of nomads in Egypt / Mohamed Awad -- Farmsteads in Puerto Rico and their interpretative value / John F. Lounsbury -- The empty areas of the Northeastern United States / Lester E. Klimm -- Megalopolis, or the urbanization of the Northeastern seaboard / Jean Gottman -- The city as a center of change : Western Europe and China / Rhoads Murphey -- V. Social forces and processes -- The controversial image of Latin America : a geographer's view / John P. Augelli -- Remarks on the geography of language / Philip L. Wagner -- The Citron in the Mediterranean : a study in religious influences / Erich Isaac -- The Negro ghetto : problems and alternatives / Richard L. Morrill -- Ideology and culture exemplified in Southwestern Michaigan / Elaine M. Bjorklund -- Nationalism, secularism, and the Zoroastrians of Kirman : the impact of modern forces on an ancient Middle Eastern minority / Paul Ward English -- VI. Economic elements and processes -- Stages of technology and their impact upon the physical environment : a basic problem in cultural geography / Hans Carol -- Natural resources and economic development / Norton Ginsburg -- The virgin and idle lands of Western Siberia and Northern Kazakhstan : a geographical appraisal / W.A. Douglas Jackson -- The geography of manure / Eugene Mather and John Fraser Hart -- "Mountain moonshining" in East Tennessee / Loyal Durand, Jr. -- Von Thünen and urban sprawl / Robert Sinclair -- Geographical bases for industrial development in Northwestern China / Kuei-sheng Chang -- Transport expansion in underdeveloped countries : a comparative analysis / Edward J. Taaffe, Richard L. Morrill, Peter R. Gould -- VII. The political process -- The functional approach in political geography / Richard Hartshorne -- Core-areas and the development of the European states system / Norman J.G. Pounds and Sue Simons Ball -- The bases of support for political parites in Burgenland / Andrew F. Burghardt -- Sovereignty of the sea / G. Etzel Pearcy -- VIII. The region as a cultural entity -- How does an agricultural region originate? / J.E. Spencer and Ronald J. Horvath -- The Morman culture region : strategies and patterns in the geography of the American West, 1847-1964 / D.W. Meinig -- IX. The future of man on the earth -- Bombs, babies, bulldozers / Stuart Chase.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)306574
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WorldCat Identities Dohrs, Fred E.,
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