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What is Geography?

What is Geography?

Geography: setting the record straight.

Grades

6 - 12+

Subjects

Geography, Human Geography, Physical Geography

This cartoon is an introduction into the complex and rich world of geography and geographic education. It acts as a catalyst to thinking about the multi-faceted functions of geography, and the myriad of applications of the discipline. The world of geography is much more than place names and state capitals, and this cartoon aims to show the full breadth of the field.

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Writers
Mary Crooks, National Geographic Society
Benjamin Kessler
Caryl-Sue Micalizio, National Geographic Society
Illustrator
Mary Crooks, National Geographic Society
Editor
Caryl-Sue Micalizio, National Geographic Society
other
Last Updated

May 20, 2022

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