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Researching Geography

The Indian context, 1st Edition

By Gopal Krishan

Routledge India

298 pages

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Description

This book is a one-stop comprehensive guide to geographical inquiry. A step-by-step account of the hows and the whys of research methodology. Introduces students to the complexities of geographical perspective and thought, essentials of fieldwork, formulation of research topics, data collection, analysis and interpretation as well as presentation a

Table of Contents

Preface Part I Laying the Foundation 1. What is Geographic Perspective? 2. Essential Features of a Quality Thesis in Geography Part II Prefatory Phase: The Prelims 3. Issues Pertinent to a Thesis in Geography 4. Research Proposal: Issues and Formulation 5. Literature Search and Review Part III Traversing the Path: Data Management 6. Typology of Data 7. Data Collection 8. Data Analysis 9. Data Representation 10. Data Interpretation Part IV Catching Up with the Destination: The Finale 11. Research Writing 12. The Viva Voce References Subject Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC008000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
SOC015000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography
SOC019000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Methodology
SOC023000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Reference
SOC024000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Research
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies