The Problem with Geographical Determinism
Lecture no. 2 from the course: Understanding Cultural and Human Geography
Taught by Professor Paul Robbins | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Learn some of the arguments for and against geographic determinism. After introducing basic concepts such as “place,” “region,” and “adaptation,” Professor Robbins reflects on some of the ways in which geographic context influences people—and the way people influence the geography around them.