Nature: Key concepts in Geography

Franklin Ginn, David Demeritt

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Nature is a contested term that means different things to different people in different places. Generally, this contestation revolves around three main meanings: the ?nature? or essence of a thing; ?nature? as material place external to humanity; and ?nature? as universal law or reality that may or may not include humans.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationKey concepts in Geography
PublisherSAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781412930222
Publication statusPublished - 2009


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