Human Geography in Action, 6th Edition Human Geography in Action, 6th Edition By Michael Kuby, John Harner, Patricia Gober Human Geography in Action, 6th Edition is a data-driven, hands-on program that empowers students to learn geography by actually doing geography. Organized around a set of case studies and investigative activities inspired by real-world issues, Human Geography in Action is the only program that provides students with a tangible learning experience that employs the problem-solving, analytical and spatial skills central to modern geography. The text, its data sets and hands-on activities are powered by WileyPLUS, a research-based, online environment that enables the instructor to assign activities, which are then automatically graded online for students. Schedule a Demo Sign Up for a Test Drive Adopt WileyPLUS Want to learn more about WileyPLUS? Click Here Hear from our Authors What’s Inside About the Authors Table of Contents Fourteen stimulating chapters Fourteen stimulating chapters challenge students to collect, manipulate, display and interpret geographic information and data. Focusing on essential concepts Focusing on essential concepts, each chapter highlights the 5 to 10 most important ideas, while still including useful yet brief background material. Designed with flexibility in mind Designed with flexibility in mind, each chapter is freestanding while built around a cohesive instructional program. Michael Kuby is the author of Human Geography in Action, 6th Edition, published by Wiley. John Harner is the author of Human Geography in Action, 6th Edition, published by Wiley. Chapter 1: True Maps, False Impressions: Making, Manipulating, and Interpreting MapsChapter 2: Layers of Tradition: Culture Regions at Different ScalesChapter 3: Tracking the AIDS Epidemic in the United States: Diffusion through Space and TimeChapter 4: Newton’s First Law of Migration: The Gravity ModelChapter 5: One Billion and Counting: The Hidden Momentum of PopulationChapter 6: Help Wanted: The Changing Geography of JobsChapter 7: Rags and Riches: The Dimensions of DevelopmentChapter 8: Food for Thought: The Globalization of AgricultureChapter 9: Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Market Areas and the Urban HierarchyChapter 10: Reading the Urban Landscape: Census Data and Field ObservationChapter 11: The Disappearing Front Range: Urban Sprawl in ColoradoChapter 12: Do Orange and Green Clash?: Residential Segregation in Northern IrelandChapter 13: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Nations, States, and Nation-StatesChapter 14: Preserving the Planet: Human Impact on Environmental Systems Wiley Team for Success. Dedicated to Student Achievement. The Team for Success authors are dedicated to ensuring that all of their Accounting titles are accessible to students, current, accurate, and have a consistent voice and pedagogy from introductory accounting to the intermediate level. Millions of students worldwide have learned from their exceptional resources—and now students are getting real results using ORION Adaptive Practice available in WileyPLUS for Accounting.