A second edition of this book is now available. This compact and accessible core text offers a comprehensive, issue-oriented introduction to population geography. Providing a set of functional tools and techniques for studying population geography, K. Bruce Newbold explores real-world issues such as fertility, mortality, and immigration. He highlights the geographical perspectiveawith its ability to provide powerful insights and bridge disparate issuesaby emphasizing the role of space and place, location, regional differences, and diffusion. Arguing that an understanding of population is essential to prepare for the future, this cogent text will provide upper-division undergraduates with a thorough grasp of the fundamentals of the field.The 2006 handbook can be found at www.census.gov/acs/ www/Downloads/ Handbook2006.pdf (accessed 1 1 June 2008). 7. Rachel S. Franklin ... This paper gives an excellent overview of the ACS, its potential, and its challenges. 8. Andreianbsp;...
|Author||:||K. Bruce Newbold|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2010|