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What are the books that every Geographer must read?

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RE: What are the books that every Geographer must read?

Rahul Shinde
Rahul Shinde
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Hi Mr. Vijay,

Greeting's for the day!!!

Geography is the science of earth. It literally means 'to describe or write about the earth'. Geographers are scientists who study about the physical details of the environment, its effects on human and wildlife, weather and climate patterns, economics and culture. There are different branches in geography viz. physical geography, human geography, environmental geography, and many more.


  • The books that every Geographer must read are:

1. The Dictionary of Human Geography
Gregory, D., Johnston, R., Pratt, G., Watts, M. and Whatmore, S. (2009) The Dictionary of Human Geography, London: Wiley-Blackwell

2. Key Concepts in Geography
Clifford, N., Holloway, S., Rice, S., Rice, S., Valentine, G., (eds), (2008) Key Concepts in Geography, London: Sage

3. Approaches to Human Geography
Aitken, S. and Valentine, G. (eds), (2006) Approaches to Human Geography, London: Sage

4. Conducting Research in Human Geography: Theory, Methodology and Practice
Kitchin, R., and Tate, N., (2000) Conducting Research in Human Geography: Theory, Methodology and Practice, Harlow: Pearson

5. Geographies of Development: An Introduction to Development Studies
Potter, R., Binns, T., Elliot, J., and D. Smith (2008), Geographies of Development: An Introduction to Development Studies, Prentice Hall: London

6. Key Thinkers on Space and Place
Hubbard, P. and Kitchin, R. (2010), Key Thinkers on Space and Place, London: Sage

7. Geographies of Globalization: A Critical Introduction
Herod, A (2008) Geographies of Globalization: A Critical Introduction, London: Wiley-Blackwell

8. How to do your dissertation in Geography and Related Disciplines
Knight, P., and Parsons, T. (2004) How to do your dissertation in Geography and Related Disciplines, London: Routledge

9. Global Shift: Mapping the Changing Contours of the World Economy
Dicken, P. (2010) Global Shift: Mapping the Changing Contours of the World Economy, 6th ed. London: Sage

10. Qualitative Research Methods in Human Geography
Hay, I. (ed), (2010) Qualitative Research Method in Human Geography, Oxford: Oxford University Press

Further doubts or queries feel free to contact.

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Rahul.

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