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Sustainable Urban Development and Transportation
Sustainable urban development and transportation

Geography is a synthesizing science that interacts with multiple disciplines yet remains unique in that it has, as its focus, a spatial component. Geographers make connections between places and attempt to answer the essential questions of where (descriptive), why (analytical), and what-to-do (prescriptive). Geographers study the location and interaction of people in their environment. In sum, geography is a spatial science that uses critical thinking to understand the total picture of a place. The beginning of the 21st century is an exciting time for geography, as the discipline is attracting new interest and attention for its role as a force in sustainability science. With the world's population continuing to grow, and as concerns regarding development and ...

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