human geography

What are the Branches of Geography?

Elizabeth Borneman

Geography is divided into two main branches: human geography and physical geography.

Sub-branches of Human Geography

Caitlin Dempsey

Human geography focuses on the role that human play in the world.

NASA's Night Lights 2012 Map. Source: NASA, public domain.

Geography and Globalization

Mark Altaweel

Globalization, significantly impacting society, has been a popular subject among human geographers.