Human Geography

Regional Security in the Middle East: A Critical Perspective

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Research and teaching in human geography is focused on the spatial dimensions of cultural, economic, and political processes. Water in the world focuses on water as an example of a renewable environmental resource. Spatial analysis of human populations, their cultural traits, and activities. Social sciences let us study the most interesting part there is to study: ourselves, and let us understand how little we know and how much there is still to be known. Students should integrate geospatial science with human geography and/or planning when doing a graduate research project.
Human Geography

Food Literacy: Key concepts for health and education

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Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press. In their opinion social laws can be tested by doing measurements with large sample sizes and in this way laws can be verified (Kitchen, 2003). It both explains and advances thought on this important and increasingly influential perspective. Also contains tables of selected data from the 2010 Census, figures of census divisions, and a glossary. Social Sciences BSc students learn to understand and analyse complex global and social issues, gain multidisciplinary training in research skills, and learn how different research methods contribute to understanding real world phenomena.
Human Geography

Handbook of Latin American Studies, No. 70: Humanities

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Internships or relevant part-time jobs may be a prerequisite to finding employment in some fields. If it hadn't been for communication, humans wouldn't have evolved beyond a certain time. All the social sciences have the same material object: man in society, which are distinguished in the formal object, which can be for example: the psyche and human behavior (in psychology), or the correct way to use and understand language (in linguistics).
Human Geography

Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide: What Each Side Must

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The introduction to the module will provide the overview starting with the concept of regional geography as a sub-discipline in geography, followed by a set of core lectures analysing the major regions of the world. Mike has worked on both the analysis of literary depictions of places and their intersection with consumption practices in tourism. This book will focus on Human Geography, as well as the parts of Human-Environment Geography that overlap with Human Geography.
Human Geography

Pedagogies of the Global: Knowledge in the Human Interest

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Nature/Society Geography option: This option offers a program for students interested in the interactions between people and their environment that emphasized the complex linkages and multi-scalar processes between the biophysical environment and human societies. A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 16-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 25, 2016.
Human Geography

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive

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Written by leading figures in the social sciences, the book synthesizes theory and research in social science and sport and promotes development of and through sport. The breadth of career opportunities open to graduates is vast, such as health, conservation, education, third sector work, culture and heritage and community work. The students shall be enabled to understand and interpret recent observations in the landscape against their historical, land-use related background, "how people have shaped their land".
Human Geography

The real Ceylon

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Comprehensive and Relevant Coverage: Every journal included in Social Sciences Citation Index® has met the high standards of an objective evaluation process that eliminates clutter. If all the gold mines in the region were to become exhausted, it would be a setback for the economy, but the city will continue to provide a large number of services and will therefore still provide work for millions of people. You’ll also need excellent communications skills, a basic understanding of youth psychology and lots of creativity.
Human Geography

Eco-Geography: What We See When We Look at Landscapes

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Social Anthropology - An overview of the subject areas of Social Anthropology that can be studied as part of the HSPS course. These ancestors were the first to develop stone tools, to move out of trees and walk upright, and, most importantly, to explore and migrate. Instead, we want to press on to Gritzner's second and third questions. As processes of globalisation and economic restructuring have contributed to unanticipated urban growth across the globe, cities are considered to be key engines for innovation and economic growth and have been rediscovered as attractive places to live, work and play.
Human Geography

Time and Value (Cultural Values S)

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Graduates develop careers in community development, foreign service, or teaching, and work in areas such as intelligence analysis, international trade, or urban or regional planning. Examples from the discipline of economics would include the laws of supply and demand. After the first year, students will choose one of the strands in Politics, Sociology, or Social Anthropology. The module also deals with pertinent legislation, policy, designation and planning issues as they relate to rural environments.
Human Geography

Amazonia: Territorial Struggles on Perennial Frontiers

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Owusu published a book titled "Africa, Tropical Timber, Turfs and Trade: Geographic Perspectives on Ghana's Timber Industry and Development" through Lexington Press. The student is expected to: (A) critique the various perspectives presented in the nature versus nurture debate; (B) trace the influence of physical development on the individual; (C) discuss the role of the caregiver on individual development; (D) explain factors involved in cognitive development according to Jean Piaget; (E) describe Erik Erikson's stages of psychosocial development; (F) evaluate the predicted outcomes of given courses of actions in particular situations based on an understanding of the development of morality; and (G) evaluate the presented theories of human development and specify the strengths and weaknesses of each. (6) Individual development.