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Cambridge International AS and a Level Geography Revision Guide. by Nagle, Garrett.(DLC)1897230; Guiness, Paul.;
Cover -- Book title -- Contents -- Paper 1 Core Geography -- Physical Core -- 1 Hydrology and fluvial geomorphology -- 1.1 The drainage basin system -- 1.2 Rainfall-discharge relationships within drainage basins -- 1.3 River channel processes and landforms -- 1.4 The human impact -- 2 Atmosphere and weather -- 2.1 Local energy budgets -- 2.2 The global energy budget -- 2.3 Weather processes and phenomena -- 2.4 The human impact -- 3 Rocks and weathering -- 3.1 Elementary plate tectonics -- 3.2 Weathering and rocks -- 3.3 Slope processes and development -- 3.4 The human impact -- Human Core -- 4 Population -- 4.1 Natural increase as a component of population change -- 4.2 Demographic transition -- 4.3 Population-resource relationships -- 4.4 The management of natural increase -- 5 Migration -- 5.1 Migration as a component of population change -- 5.2 Internal migration -- 5.3 International migration -- 5.4 A case study of international migration -- 6 Settlement dynamics -- 6.1 Changes in rural settlements -- 6.2 Urban trends and issues of urbanisation -- 6.3 The changing structure of urban settlements -- 6.4 The management of urban settlements -- Paper 2 Advanced Physical Geography Options -- 7 Tropical environments -- 7.1 Tropical climates -- 7.2 Tropical ecosystems -- 7.3 Tropical landforms -- 7.4 Sustainable management of tropical environments -- 8 Coastal environments -- 8.1 Waves, marine and sub-aerial processes -- 8.2 Coastal landforms of cliffed and constructive coasts -- 8.3 Coral reefs -- 8.4 Sustainable development of coasts -- 9 Hazardous environments -- 9.1 Hazardous environments resulting from crustal (tectonic) movement -- 9.2 Hazardous environments resulting from mass movements -- 9.3 Hazards resulting from atmospheric disturbances -- 9.4 Sustainable management in hazardous environments -- 10 Arid and semi-arid environments.10.1 The distribution and climatic characteristics of hot arid and semi-arid environments -- 10.2 Processes producing desert landforms -- 10.3 Soils and vegetation -- 10.4 Sustainable management of arid and semi-arid environments -- Paper 3 Advanced Human Geography Options -- 11 Production, location and change -- 11.1 Agricultural systems and food production -- 11.2 The management of agricultural change: Jamaica -- 11.3 Manufacturing and related service industry -- 11.4 The management of industrial change: India -- 12 Environmental management -- 12.1 Sustainable energy supplies -- 12.2 The management of energy supply -- 12.3 Environmental degradation -- 12.4 The management of a degraded environment -- 13 Global interdependence -- 13.1 Trade flows and trading patterns -- 13.2 Debt and aid and their management -- 13.3 The development of international tourism -- 13.4 The management of a tourist destination: Jamaica -- 14 Economic transition -- 14.1 National development -- 14.2 The globalisation of industrial activity -- 14.3 Regional development -- 14.4 The management of development.Get your best grades with this Cambridge International AS and A Level Geography Revision Guide. - Manage your own revision with step-by-step support from experienced examiners Garrett Nagle and Paul Guinness - Use specific case studies to improve your knowledge of geographical patterns, processes and changes - Get the top marks by applying geographical terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words Use the Revision Guide to prepare for the big day: - Plan and pace your revision with the revision planner - Use the expert tips to clarify key points - Avoid making typical mistakes with expert advice - Test yourself with end-of-topic questions and answers and tick off each topic as you complete it - Practise your exam skills with exam-style AS and A2 questionsThe Revision Guide also has: - Coverage of the whole syllabus, including all 8 options - An international focus, including examples and case studies from around the world. Also available: Cambridge International A and AS Level Geography textbook (ISBN: 9781444123166) by Garrett Nagle and Paul Guinness and endorsed by University of Cambridge International Examinations. This title has not been through the Cambridge endorsement process.Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Geography -- Examinations -- Study guides.;
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