James J. Parsons, geography conceived as exploration and discovery (1915-1997)

M. D.G. Ramon

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Abstract

James J. Parsons was one of the best known geographers of the American cultural school. His research focused on three areas: the tropical lowlands of Latin America, California and Spain. The understanding of landscape and the study of the relationship between society and the environment were the key issues in his activity as a geographer. Parsons had a special relationship with the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. He was a renowned geographer, a humanist and, above all, a great teacher.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)179-188
JournalDocuments d' Analisi Geografica
Issue number33
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1998

Keywords

  • Biography
  • Cultural geography
  • James J. Parsons

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