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Geography

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Antipode
Essays on place, space, landscape, scale, human- environment relations, uneven development, boundaries, and borders and connections.

Annals of the Association of American Geographers
Covers development studies, economic geography, environment and sustainability, environmental studies, GIS, remote sensing and cartography, governance, human geography, international relations, physical geography, planning, public administration, public policy, regional development, and urban studies.

Cartography & Geographic Information Science
Articles on traditional cartography, geographic information systems (GIS), and other digital mapping technologies.

Geographical Review
Covers all aspects of geography.

Global Environmental Change
Articles on the human and policy dimensions of global environmental change. Topics include the drivers, consequences and management of changes in: biodiversity and ecosystem services, climate, coasts, food systems, land use and land cover, oceans, urban areas, and water resources.

Journal of Economic Geography
Advances understanding of the geographic nature of economic systems and global economic change.

Professional Geographer
Publishes short articles of academic or applied geography, emphasizing empirical studies and methodologies.

Progress in Human Geography
Covers all areas of human geography research – philosophical, theoretical, thematic, methodological or empirical. Concerned primarily with critical reviews of current research.

Progress in Physical Geography
Interdisciplinary articles within physical geography and interrelated fields across the earth, biological and ecological system sciences.

Transactions - Institute of British Geographers
Includes articles that stimulate and shape research agendas in human and physical geography and showcase the contribution of geographical research to advancing knowledge in the social and physical sciences and humanities.