What are food deserts? Food deserts can be best described as areas where people have limited access to healthy food. Impoverished neighborhoods and communities areRead more
Human geography is the study of human activities over space and the spatial relationships between human phenomena such as politics, economics, demographics, and culture.
What is time geography? Time Geography is a theory in behavioral geography that explains how people move in time and space. Before the Swedish geographerRead more
What is urban geography? Urban geography is the study of cities from a spatial perspective; how people, infrastructure, and ideas vary over space both withinRead more
What is sense of place? Sense of place refers to the degree of meaning people ascribe to a particular location or area. Those places deemedRead more
What are mental (or cognitive) maps? When people think of a place, they have a picture in their mind of what it looks like orRead more
What is land use? Think for a moment about the city you live in, or a city you’re familiar with. What types of buildings andRead more
Defining Geography Geography is much more than space and place; it is a way of learning about the world by examining spatial patterns and relationships.Read more