Human Geography
mobi |eng | 2015-01-14 | Author:David Korten

MANAGED PERMEABLE BOUNDARIES At each level of organization—from the individual cell to the multicell organism, to the local eco-community, to the bioregion, to the biosphere—the living organism must define and ...
( Category: Cultural Policy July 7,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Juval Portugali, Han Meyer, Egbert Stolk & Ekim Tan

An example of a transition is a society’s shift from the use of fossil fuels to sustainable energy sources. As a result of global warming, geopolitics, and the depletion of ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-14 | Author:Braje, Todd J. & Torben C. Rick

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We thank editors Todd Braje and Torben Rick for the opportunity to submit this paper, for their editorial comments, and for their patience in waiting for its arrival. We ...
( Category: Marine Biology July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Barua, Ankur

Speaking for the convert In short, the key question which underlies these complex issues seems to be this: ‘who speaks for the convert?’, one which parallels the question that has ...
( Category: Ethnic Studies July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ree, Erik van.

14 Socialist in content, national in form At the time when he was People’s Commissar of Nationalities under Lenin, Stalin treated the Great Russians as the most modern, leading nation ...
( Category: Radicalism July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sunny Y. Auyang

5.8 Colored Glasses of Historiography Without conquests and big events, histories of empires tend to morph into serial biographies of emperors. A corollary of focusing on personal behavior instead of ...
( Category: Ethnic Studies July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-14 | Author:Xuan Zhu

Figure 6.1 Electromagnetic wave. Figure 6.2 Electromagnetic spectrum and atmospheric windows (adapted from Lillesand et al. 2008). Before electromagnetic radiation from the Sun reaches the Earth’s surface, it has to ...
( Category: Hydrology July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Timothy MacNeill

El Centro was founded in the mid-1990s amidst these peace negotiations. Founding members took part directly in Indigenous Accord negotiations and indirectly as members of a network of indigenous political ...
( Category: Caribbean & Latin American July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-25 | Author:Adrian Guelke [Guelke, Adrian]

Non-Racialism But, leaving aside the progress of racial integration in the United States, there is in any event another case that might be used to demonstrate the viability of integration ...
( Category: Social Policy July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-20 | Author:Frederick R. Steiner

REGIONAL PLANNING IN THE UNITED STATES DURING THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY Following the noteworthy beginnings of the early twentieth century, regional planning languished, and for years it was considered an ...
( Category: Human Geography July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Italo Pardo & Giuliana B. Prato

Dolores Koenig1 (1)Department of Anthropology, The American University, Washington, DC, USA Dolores Koenig West African cities face a daunting set of challenges in becoming effective and humane urban environments. These ...
( Category: Human Geography July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Miles A. Kimball and Charles Kostelnick

Figure 6.7 Comparative View of the Principal Rivers in the Four Quarters of the World, published by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (1832) Figure 6.8 Table accompanying Comparative View ...
( Category: Probability & Statistics July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-30 | Author:Robin Leichenko [Leichenko, Robin]

Figure 7.2 Climate change and projected agricultural yields. Source: World Bank Group, 2010 While crop models provide clues as to the direct impacts of climate change on agricultural production, changes ...
( Category: Environmental Policy July 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alastair Bonnett

THE ACCIDENTAL ISLANDS OF PEBBLE LAKE, HUNGARY Why am I hunting for islands in landlocked Hungary? The nation’s capital, Budapest, is 542 kilometres from the nearest salt water but I’m ...
( Category: Historic July 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gregory Blair

4Susan Ware, Still Missing: Amelia Earhart and the Search for Modern Feminism, 1st ed. (New York: W W Norton & Co Inc., 1993). 12. 5Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust: A History of ...
( Category: History & Theory June 30,2020 )