ERIC Number: EJ309200
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Trends in Introductory Physical Geography College Textbooks.
Scott, Ralph C.
Journal of Geography, v83 n6 p269-72 Nov-Dec 1984
An analysis of textbooks revealed three major trends: an increase in emphasis on human interaction with the physical environment, a tendency to discuss weather and climate early in the texts, and more interest in interrelating the materials content of physical geography through unifying approaches such as systems analysis. (RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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