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Activity Space

Fang Ren.

in Geography

P ublished online June 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 8667 words.

The notion of activity space has been examined and applied to address various issues in geography, transportation research, social epidemiology, and environmental psychology. An activity...

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Actor-Network Theory (ANT)

Martin Müller.

in Geography

P ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 7375 words.

Actor-network theory, commonly abbreviated as ANT, has become a key inspiration for geographers to incorporate materiality into geographical theorizing and practice and conceive of agency...

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Actor-Network Theory (ANT)

Martin Müller.

in Geography

P ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 7375 words.

Actor-network theory, commonly abbreviated as ANT, has become a key inspiration for geographers to incorporate materiality into geographical theorizing and practice and conceive of agency...

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Agricultural Geography

Chris Laingen and Lisa M. Butler Harrington.

in Geography

P ublished online February 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 15441 words.

Agricultural geography as a strong focal area has declined since the mid-1990s. From the 1980s, it became more a subset of rural geography rather than an emphasis on spatial patterns and...

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aid

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Transferring resources from developed to less developed countries. Bilateral aid is from one donor to a recipient country, while multilateral aid comes from a group of countries. Emergency...

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Air Pollution and Weather Interaction in East Asia

Aijun Ding, Xin Huang and Congbin Fu.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biomes and Habitats; Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Earth Sciences and Geography. 9986 words.

Air pollution is one of the grand environmental challenges in developing countries, especially those with high population density like China. High concentrations of primary and secondary...

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ALLEN, John Robert Lawrence (<i>born</i> 1932), Research Professor, Postgraduate Research Institute for Sedimentology, University of Reading, 1993–2001 (Director, 1988–93), Professor Emeritus and Visiting Professor, Department of Archaeology, since 2001

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 200 words.

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ALLEN, Myles Robert (<i>born</i> 1965), Professor of Geosystem Science, School of Geography and the Environment and Department of Physics, University of Oxford, since 2011

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Ecology and Conservation; Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 151 words.

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ALLEN, Percival (1917 - 2008), Professor of Geology, and Head of Geology Department, University of Reading, 1952–82, then Emeritus Professor; Director, Sedimentology Research Laboratory, 1965–82

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography. 419 words.

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Animal Geographies

Julie Urbanik.

in Geography

P ublished online February 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 8232 words.

Animal geography is the study of how nonhuman animals intersect with human societies. Animal geographers explore these relationships temporally and spatially in order to understand why and...

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