Human-induced changes on the natural environment
The theory and practice of making visual representation of Earth's surface in the form of maps
The study of the interactions between societies and the natural environments which they live
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing the imprint of particular culture or society
Earth system science
A systematic approach to physical geography that looks at the interaction between Earth's physical systems and processes on a global scale
The intersection between human physical geography, which explores the spatial impacts humans have on the physical environment and vice versa
Performed a remarkably accurate computation of Earth's circumference. He is credited with coining the term geography.
The name given to the crescent-shaped area of fertile land stretching form the love Nile Valley along the east Mediterranean cost an into Syria and present-day Iraq where agriculture and early civilization first began about 8000 B.C.
Displays geographic data
Satellites determine the location anywhere on Earth's surface with a portable electronic device
Pertaining to the unique facts or characteristics of a particular place
George Perkins Marsh
He was the first environmentalist; a "tree-hugger"
The physical landscape or environment that has not been affected by human activities
Concepts or rules that can be applied universally
Came up with the four traditions
The realm of geography that studies the structures, processes, distributions, and changes through time of the natural phenomena of Earth's surface
Wrote Guide To Geography. Came up with a grid system
Data associated with a more humanistic approach to geography
Data associated with mathematical models and statistical techniques
A human geography associated with the widespread adoption of mathematical models and statistical techniques
A territory that encompasses many places that share similar physical and/or cultural attributes
The study of geographic regions
Uses satellites to find radar images
Defined the concept of cultural landscape
Sense of place
Feelings evoked by people as a result of certain experiences and memories associated with a particular place
The concept of using Earth's resources in such a way that they provide for people's needs in the present without diminishing Earth's ability to provide for future generations
The study of the earth's integrated systems instead of focusing on particular phenomena in a single place.
Individual maps of specific features that are over laid on one another in a GIS to understand and analyze a spatial relationship