Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Why geography matters : more than ever / Harm de Blij.

De Blij, Harm J. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780199913749
  • ISBN: 0199913749
  • Description: x, 354 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.

Available copies

  • 3 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 1 copy at Middlesex Community College.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Stacks GF503 .D4 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: "This work was first published by Oxford University Press in 2005 as Why Geography Matters: Three Challenges Facing America."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Dedication -- Preface -- 1. Why Geography Matters ... More Than Ever -- 2. Reading Maps and Facing Threats -- 3. Geography and Demography -- 4. Geography and Climate Change -- 5. Climate, Place and Fate -- 6. The Geography Behind War and Terror -- 7. Interpreting Terrorism's Geographic Manifestations -- 8. Red Star Rising: China's Geopolitical Gauntlet -- 9. Europe: Superpower in the Making or Paper Tiger of the Future? -- 10. Russia: Trouble on the Eastern Front -- 11. Africa in a Globalizing World -- Epilogue: More Than Ever -- Works Cited -- Index

Additional Resources