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Extra info for An Introduction to Human Geography: Issues for the 21st Century, 3rd Edition
And Valentine, G. (eds) (2003) Key Methods in Geography, Sage, London. An introduction, covering methods used in both human and physical geography, and those they share. Cloke, P. and Johnston, R. (eds) (2005) Spaces of Geographic Thought: Deconstructing Human Geography’s Binaries, Sage, London. A good collection to work through if you specialize in human geography beyond an introductory class. , Crang, P. and Goodwin, M. (eds) (2004) Envisioning Human Geographies, Arnold, London. This collection aims to sketch (and help to set) future agendas and directions for human geography.
The rich Inuit culture is also varied but by no means as varied as the Aboriginal (there are only two interrelated languages, for example). Considering the vast geographical spaces that the Inuit occupy, the latter fact is remarkable and may reflect a relative ease of communication by sledge and boat as well as the frequency of migrations. 1 Pastoral farmers with their cattle, West Africa. 1 World distribution of hunter–gatherers today and in the recent past, with indication of their habitats (based on a classification of climate).
And Rogers, A. (eds) (1996) Human Geography: An Essential Anthology, Blackwell, Oxford. A collection of classic geographical writings, and a sober reminder that there is very little that is wholly new. Atkin, S. and Valentine, G. (eds) (2006) Approaches to Human Geography, Sage, London, New Delhi and Thousand Oaks. A good way into the range of theoretical (and methodological) debates in human geography. Benko, G. and Strohmayer, U. (eds) (2004) Human Geography: A History for the Twenty-First Century, Arnold, London.