ERIC Number: EJ414147
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Spatial Evolution of Academic Geography in the United States.
Dorschner, Donald L.; Marten, Robert O.
Journal of Geography, v89 n3 p101-08 May-Jun 1990
Analyzes the establishment, expansion, and contraction of geography departments at the college and university level beginning in the late 1800s and concluding with the present decade. Reports that in the 1980s the total number of geography departments in the United States decreased for the first time. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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