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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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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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Anthropocene

Noel Castree.

in Geography

P ublished online March 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 6423 words.

Coined by two environmental scientists, the term “Anthropocene” is currently a buzzword in sections of the earth and environmental science community, as well as in the social sciences and...

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Anthropogenic Climate Change

Mathieu Richaud.

in Geography

P ublished online March 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 9035 words.

2012 was among the ten warmest years since record keeping began in 1880, rising above the long-term average for the thirty-sixth year in a row. With so many years of above-average...

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Applied Geography

Neil Reid.

in Geography

P ublished online March 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 8608 words.

Applied Geography has been defined by Michael Pacione in 1999 as being “concerned with the application of geographical knowledge and skills to the resolution of real-world social, economic...

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Art and Geography

Harriet Hawkins.

in Geography

P ublished online February 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 11484 words.

It was the 18th- and 19th-century landscape paintings of J. M. W. Turner and John Constable that first drew geographers’ attention to art practices in any significant way. The mode of...

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Assemblage

Jon Anderson.

in Geography

P ublished online April 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Human Geography. 4596 words.

Assemblage theory offers a challenge to conventional configurations of the relations between parts and wholes. In a challenge to the concept of organic and seamless entities, assemblage...

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