Thriving as a Stand-Alone Geographer: A Handbook

Thriving as a Stand-Alone Geographer: A Handbook

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Stand-Alone Geographers(SAGE) are those who work in academia, the private sector, government, and non-profit organizations either by themselves or in small groups. Focusing primarily on academic geographers, this book offers a recent survey of academic SAGEs, strategies for positioning geography in a higher education institutions, ideas for how to remain a productive scholar, and recommendations for resources, as well as increasing SAGE visibility in the discipline, and in the Association of American Geographers (AAG).These papers include: 1. a diagnostic essay analyzing a geographic problem (2 pages) 2. an argumentative essay on globalization (3 pages) 3. a contextual essay on wording: gender, race, and other sensitivities (34 pages + 2 page reflection) 4. an empirical essay on ... as to practice your writing and critical thinking skills, there will be regular opportunities for both informal writing and out of the class.

Title:Thriving as a Stand-Alone Geographer: A Handbook
Author:Amanda Rees
Publisher:Lulu Press, Inc - 2014-03-23


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming