The New Wider World

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Nelson Thornes, 2003 - Science - 328 pages
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This bestselling text offers both teacher and the assurance that its new enriched content and range of material meets the exacting requirements of the latest GCSE and Standard Grade examinations.

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excellent clarity

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Content suitable for GCSE, but not very well written
Not very good for IGCSE as it contains too much about England, almost seeming like British propaganda


Population 4
What is migration? 22
Settlement and urban growth 34
Urban change 58
Suburbanised villages 64
Urbanisation in developing countries
Employment structures
Farming 96
Britains weather and climate
Weather and climate 200 Rainfall 202
Ecosystems 230
Plate tectonics 262
Drainage basins and rivers 278
Coasts 300
Glaciation 316
Glossary 324

Tourism 160

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About the author (2003)

David Waugh is Director of Primary PGCE at Durham University where he is also the subject leader for English. He has published extensively on Primary English. David was Regional Adviser for ITT for the National Strategies from 2008 to 2010.

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