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World Regional Geography: A Development Approach, 11th edition

  • Douglas L. Johnson
  • Viola Haarmann
  • Merrill L. Johnson

Published by Pearson (May 13th 2014) - Copyright © 2015

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For introductory courses in World Regional Geography

Praised for its scholarship and authoritative, comprehensive coverage of world regions, Johnson, Haarmann, and Johnson’s World Regional Geography takes you on a unique, in-depth exploration of the world’s regions. The new Eleventh Edition presents a leaner student-friendly modernized look at geography that engages you in the course and challenges you to see the relevance of geography in your everyday life. Now available with MasteringGeography™, the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment platform, this learning solution results in an unparalleled teaching and learning package that personalizes learning and coaches you towards understanding and mastery of geography topics.

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  • Content that makes geography interesting and relevant to students’ lives: The Eleventh Edition provides a wealth of engaging and current new content focusing on sustainability, energy and development issues.
  • A structured learning path has been created to provide a framework for student engagement.
  • Outstanding pedagogical tools makes teaching and learning easier and more effective: The material refocuses on geography fundamentals and includes a sound thematic structure, chapter-opening vignettes, and concise, useful end-of-chapter review material.
  • Dramatic updates to the already strong visual program and language: Updates to the visual program and language provide coverage of development issues of each world region, updated and new cartography, and new and re-sized photos. 

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Table of contents

1. Geography and Development in an Era of Globalization

2. The United States and Canada

3. Latin America and the Caribbean

4. Europe

5. Northern Eurasia

6. Central Asia and Afghanistan

7. The Middle East and North Africa

8. Sub-Saharan Africa

9. South Asia

10. East Asia

11. Southeast Asia

12. Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands


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