Esri Press

Introduction to Human Geography Using ArcGIS Online

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Print book and e-book publishing in February 2019

Applying new skills to established topics, this is how you want to examine human geography.

Introduction to Human Geography Using ArcGIS Online combines a comprehensive examination of human geography with engaging activities using the ArcGIS Online service.

Birth rates are higher in one country than another. Why? Are there patterns? Are there correlations? Introduction to Human Geography Using ArcGIS Online readers are doers, using sophisticated software to actively explore, analyze, and answer these questions and many more. ArcGIS Online exercises in each chapter dig into those numbers and their spatial relationships, enhancing students’ grasp of geographic concepts.

Instructors tailor classroom examples and homework assignments to local geography. Introduction to Human Geography Using ArcGIS Online bridges classroom lecture and live, current, interactive data for reinforced learning and a hybridized teaching approach.

Human geography, meet The Science of Where™.

J. Chris Carter is a professor of geography at Long Beach City College. He has over 15 years of experience teaching human geography and GIS, as well as courses on world regional geography and economic geography. He has a BA in Sociology from the University of California, Berkeley, an MA from San Diego State University, an MBA from California State University, Long Beach, and a PhD in Geography from San Diego State University/University of California, Santa Barbara. He presented on crime patterns in Long Beach at the 2015 Esri User Conference.

ISBN: 9781589485181    2018   542 pages   $74.99