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An Executive Summary of Alex Pentland's 'Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread--The Lessons from a New Science'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Geography
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
Social Geography in International Perspective
By John Eyles
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography
The social geography movement has not been evenly spread throughout different parts of the world vary in the emphasis they give to topics. This book surveys the current international situation of the social geography school. It discusses the contemporary trends, the leading figures, issues of concern, and differences of approach that are now to be found in social geography around the world
Senses of Place
By John Eyles
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Geography
Senses of Place is an intriguing monograph which identifies different types of sense of place in a small market town in England. Its author -John Eyles - draws on the fields of community studies and humanistic geography for his conceptual framework.