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Human geography

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Human geography, also known as anthropogeography, is a branch of geography that focuses on the systematic study of patterns and processes that shape human interaction with the environment. It encompasses human, political, cultural, social, and economic aspects. While the major focus of human geography is not the physical landscape of the Earth (see physical geography) it is hardly possible to discuss human geography without referring to the physical landscape on which human activities are being played out, and environmental geography is emerging as a link between the two.

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Fields of human geography

Fields of Human GeographyRelated Fields
Behavioral Geography Psychology
Cultural Geography Anthropology
Economic Geography Economics
Feminist Geography Feminism
Geography of Language Linguistics
Geography of Religion Religion
Historical Geography History
Human Environmental Relations Environmental Studies
Marketing Geography Business
Medical Geography Medicine and Health
Political Geography Geopolitics, Political Science
Population geography Demography
Social Geography Sociology
Strategic Geography Geostrategy
Urban Geography Urban Studies and Planning

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