World Regional Geography (with Subregions)

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Macmillan, Sep 14, 2007 - Science - 625 pages
Like no other textbook, Pulsipher and Pulsipher’s World Regional Geography humanizes geographical issues by representing the lives of women, men, and children in various regions of the globe. It makes global patterns of trade and consumption meaningful for students by gauging their affect on all regions of the world and the daily lives of ordinary people. NEW! MAP BUILDERClick Preview Materials for a demo.


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World Regional Geography, Fourth Edition without Subregions

September 2007 (2008), paper, 475 pages, 0-7167-8522-6
 

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Contents

An Exploration of Connections 1
42
North America
53
Population Patterns
64
Environmental Issues
92
Middle and South America
115
Current Geographic Issues
134
FRONTLINE
142
North Africa
158
SubSaharan Africa
354
Agricultural and Natural Resources
370
At the Local Scale Cell Phones Change Lives and Societies
380
At the Regional Scale The Gospel of Success
389
Measures of Human WellBeing
397
Space
407
Global Patterns Local Lives 533
413
South Asia
414

Mexico
162
Europe
183
Human Patterns over Time
188
Population Patterns
195
FRONTLINE
220
Subregions of Europe
222
North Europe
233
Russia and the Newly Independent States
242
Current Geographic Issues
259
Russias Internal Republics
269
Resource Extraction and Environmental
275
Belarus Moldova and Ukraine
286
North Africa and Southwest Asia
298
The Spread of Islam
305
Current Geographic Issues
314
FRONTLINE
327
Subregions of North Africa and Southeast
337
FRONTLINE
443
Subregions of South Asia
454
At the Local Scale Kolkatas Building Boom
463
East Asia
474
Immigration Debate in Japan
486
At the Local Scale Silk and Sericulture
513
Southern China
519
Korea North and South
525
Chapter Key Terms
531
Southeast Asia
534
The Geographic Setting 475
536
Australia New Zealand
583
Forging Unity in Oceania
601
Environmental Issues
609
Chapter Key Terms
615
Flora and Fauna 589
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