China : A Geographical Perspective, Paperback / softback Book


China has become a superpower, exerting significant influence globally.

This accessible text integrates thematic and regional coverage to provide a panoramic view of China--its physical geography; population, including ethnic diversity; urban development; agriculture and land use; transportation networks; dynamic economic processes; and environmental challenges.

Cultural and political geography topics are woven throughout the chapters.

The text also offers in-depth assessments of selected regions, capturing the complexity of this vast and populous country.

It is richly illustrated with more than 150 maps, tables, figures, and photographs--including 8 pages in full color. Pedagogical Features*Chapter-opening learning objectives. *Chapter-opening key concepts and terms. *Extensive notes pointing students to relevant online resources. *Engaging topic boxes in every chapter.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Guilford Publications
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  • Category: Human geography
  • ISBN: 9781462533732

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