Volume 77 2004

Applied Geography

A World Perspective

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ISBN: 978-90-481-6656-5 (Print) 978-1-4020-2442-9 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-5

      Introduction

  3. History and epistemological foundations

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      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-22

      Managing geography after Y2K

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      Pages 23-45

      The principles and practice of applied geography

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      Pages 47-67

      Historical foundations of applied geography

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      Pages 69-93

      Political geography, public policy and the rise of policy analysis

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      Pages 95-111

      The role of geographic information science in applied geography

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      Pages 113-131

      Economic base theory and applied geography

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      Pages 133-147

      Retail location and consumer spatial choice behavior

  4. A world perspective

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 149-149

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      Pages 151-168

      Applied geography in Western and Southern Europe

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      Pages 169-185

      Applied geography in Central Europe

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      Pages 187-210

      Applied geography in 20th century North America: A perspective

  5. Case studies

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      Pages 212-212

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      Pages 213-232

      Disability, disadvantage, and discrimination: An overview with special emphasis on blindness in the USA

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      Pages 233-252

      Human wayfinding

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      Pages 253-272

      International trade

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      Pages 273-285

      Medicometry and Regional Devlopment

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      Pages 287-303

      Monitoring and benchmarking regional and local performance

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      Pages 305-307

      Applied geography for the future

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      Pages 309-318

      Biographies and fields

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 319-320