Building Geographic Literacy: An Interactive Approach

4 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780024156709: Building Geographic Literacy: An Interactive Approach
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This versatile book/interactive workbook enables readers to learn place geography – and, as they learn, to reinforce and apply that knowledge by constructing thematic maps which convey physical, economic, cultural, or political characteristics of places. Completely updates demographic and economic data; includesthe latest data illustrating new global trends in declining birth rates, labor migration, and rising incomes. Provides extensivecoverage of the AIDS/HIV crisis in sub-Saharan Africa. Includes location analyses of Disney Theme Parks in California, Florida, Tokyo, Paris, Hong Kong. A useful reference for anyone who wants to increase their knowledge of place geography.

    

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

This combined text and interactive workbook enables students to learn place geography and, as they learn it, to reinforce and apply their knowledge by constructing thematic maps, which convey physical, economic, cultural or political characteristics of places.

From the Back Cover:

Innovative in its approach, this interactive book enables readers to learn place geography—and, as they learn it, to reinforce and apply their knowledge by constructing thematic maps which convey physical, economic, cultural, or political characteristics of places. Topics include: The Significance of Place; The Frame of Reference: Earth's Location Grid, Time Zones, and the International Date Line; Land and Seas; The United States and Canada; Europe; Russia and the Newly Independent States: A Region in Transformation; Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands; East Asia; South Asia; Southeast Asia; Africa South of the Sahara; The Middle East and North Africa; Latin America.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 34.00
US$ 256.13

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780132300971: Building Geographic Literacy: An Interactive Approach (6th Edition)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0132300974 ISBN 13:  9780132300971
Publisher: Pearson, 2007
Softcover

9780130622105: Building Geographic Literacy: An Interactive Approach (4th Edition)

Prenti..., 2001
Softcover

9780137417452: Building Geographic Literacy: An Interactive Approach

Prenti..., 1997
Softcover

9780024156600: Building Geographic Literacy: An Interactive Approach

Prenti..., 1994
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Charles A., Jr. Stansfield
Published by Prentice Hall (1995)
ISBN 10: 0024156701 ISBN 13: 9780024156709
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 1995. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0024156701

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 256.13
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds