Population Geography
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 16 January 2010
  • ISBN : 9780742557550
  • Page : 326 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

Get a book entitled Population Geography, was written by K. Bruce Newbold and published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. This book was released on 16 January 2010 with total pages 326. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. A second edition of this book is now available. This compact and accessible core text offers a comprehensive, issue-oriented introduction to population geography. Providing a set of functional tools and techniques for studying population geography, K. Bruce Newbold also explores real-world issues such as HIV/AIDS, international migration, fertility, mortality, resource scarcity, and conflict. Every chapter includes both methods and focus sections to provide a more in-depth discussion of the ideas and concepts presented in the text. Newbold highlights the geographical perspective—with its ability to provide powerful insights and bridge disparate issues—by emphasizing the role of space and place, location, regional differences, and diffusion. Arguing that an understanding of population is essential to prepare for the future, this cogent text will provide upper-division undergraduates with a thorough grasp of the fundamentals of the field.