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Table of Contents
About the Author
Preface
Guided Tour
Chapter 1 Essentials of World Regional Geography
		The Nature of Geography
		Globalization and Localization
		Regions and Natural Environments
		Regions and Cultural Geography
		Regions and People
		Regions and Politics
		Regions and Economics: Wealth and Poverty
		Geography, Development, and Human Rights
		Geography at Work: AAG president in Iran: reconciling differences
Chapter 2 Europe
		European Influences
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: Business development
Chapter 3 Russia and Neighboring Countries
		New World Regional Order
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: Wine Industry
Chapter 4 East Asia
		East Asia: Defining the Region
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: China?s landscapes and global change
Chapter 5 Southeast Asia, Australia, and Oceania
		Diverse Region, Closer Internal Ties
		Defining the Region
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: the tsunami of December 2004
Chapter 6 South Asia
		Defining the Region
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: battling infectious diseases
 
Chapter 7 Northern Africa and Southwestern Asia
		Global Center of Importance
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: Operation Iraqi Freedom
Chapter 8 Africa South of the Sahara
		The Challenge
		Defining Africa South of the Sahara
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: Mapmakers and GIS Analysts
Chapter 9 Latin America
		Latin America
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: Floodplain Erosion in Mexico
Chapter 10 North America
		Defining the Region
		Distinctive Physical Geography
		Distinctive Human Geography
		Geographic Diversity
		Contemporary Geographic Issues
		Geography at Work: Using Geography to Aid Public Policy
Glossary
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Geography -- Textbooks.