Saturday, 27 October 2012

Human geography and physical geography

Geography is the study of natural and human constructed phenomena from a spatial perspective. Geography has two main sub disciplines:

Human geography

Human geography includes such subjects as demography, human settlements, transportation, recreation and tourism, resources, religion, social traditions, human migration, agriculture, urban systems, and economic activities.

Physical geography 

Physical geography is concerned with the study of the Earth’s atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, and lithosphere from theoretical and applied viewpoints.