This book, primarily a collection of statements on action agenda to be pursued in geography in India, consists of nineteen chapters exclusively authored by the young geographers. It is organised into five parts: Part I provides aThe Contextual Orientationa, Part II contemplates on aReshaping Geography Educationa, Part III explores aResurrecting Physical Geographya, Part IV looks at aRetrieving Human Geographya, and Part V: aThe Summum Bonuma attempts to garland the emerging thoughts. The book seeks to provide a peep into the future Indian Geography and serve professional geographers, researchers, teachers and students alike.The discussion to follow in this chapter is focused on water resourcesa importance and current status, anthropocentric use of water, ... Jana has taken up the issue of hazard and disaster management in the last Chapter 10 of this part. ... Lopsidedness towards human geography is manifested in the present book as well with around half of the total main essays dealing a human geographic sub- theme.
|Title||:||Indian Geography in the 21st Century|
|Author||:||Ravi S. Singh|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge Scholars Publishing - 2009-10-02|