Research Methods in Geography : A Critical Introduction, Hardback Book

Research Methods in Geography : A Critical Introduction Hardback

Edited by Basil Gomez, John Paul Jones

Part of the Critical Introductions to Geography series


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This comprehensive textbook offers a conceptual and practical introduction to research methodology, data collection, and techniques used in both human and physical geography. * Explores a full range of contemporary geographic techniques, including statistics, mathematical analysis, GIS, and remote sensing * Unique in both content and organization, it brings together a team of internationally recognized specialists to create a balanced approach between physical geography, human geography, and research techniques * Includes a series of foundational chapters offering multiple perspectives on the central questions in research methods * Examines the conceptual frameworks and practical issues behind data acquisition and analysis, and how to interpret results * Includes explanations of key terminology and exercises throughout