Conducting Research in Human Geography

Conducting Research in Human Geography

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Reading this book is your first step to becoming a competent human geography researcher. Whether you are a novice needing practical help for your first piece of research or a professional in search of an accessible guide to best practice, Conducting Research in Human Geography is a unique and indispensable book to have at hand. The book provides a broad overview of theoretical underpinnings in contemporary human geography and links these with the main research methodologies currently being used. It is designed to guide the user through the complete research process, whether it be a one day field study or a large project, from the nurturing of ideas and development of a proposal, to the design of an enquiry, the generation and analysis of data, to the drawing of conclusions and the presentation of findings.For example, in a UNIX environment we can check the number of records (rows) in a file by using the word count command a#39;wc -la#39;, and we ... T. T. 1. lines characters bytes If you obtain the data in a digital form, it is useful to compare the size of the data file in terms of the ... We can delete all records which contain missing data, so that the only data used for analysis consist of records with no missing values.

Title:Conducting Research in Human Geography
Author:Rob Kitchin, Nick Tate
Publisher:Routledge - 2013-12-02


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