ERIC Number: EJ324521
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Creating Local Field Trips: Seeing Geographical Principles through Empirical Eyes.
Wheeler, James O.
Journal of Geography, v84 n5 p217-19 Sep-Oct 1985
Discusses how instructors can design a local field trip for undergraduate students enrolled in an economic geography class. The purpose of the field trip is to help students observe and interpret familiar scenes in terms of geographical concepts such as central place theory, changing land use, and spatial competition. (RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A