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Using statistics from many sources in an engaging and accessible way, Human Geography of the UK is written from the perspective of a beginning undergraduate, it's objective is to define the key elements of population geography and show how they fit together.

Highly visual - with maps and figures on every page - the text uses different data to describe the social landscape of the United Kingdom. Organized in ten short thematic chapters, explaining the nuts and bolts of population, including: birth, inequality; education; mobility; work; and mortality. The book concludes with a comparative analysis of UK in global context.

Human Geography of the UK features practical exercises, and clear summaries in tables and specially drawn maps.

On this book companion website you find further material including reading samples, data and all figures from the book. Please go to the Material section to get an overview of what is available online and to view the online image gallery of the graphics and diagrams from the book.