Authors: Chao Niu*, East China Normal University
Topics: Geography Education, Asia, China
Keywords: time thinking, geography teaching, geographic issues,analysis
Session Type: Paper
Start / End Time: 4:40 PM / 6:20 PM
Room: Astor Ballroom II, Astor, 2nd Floor
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Time and space are the eyes of geography research. The spatial characteristics of geography are significant. When we study on status quo, formation, and evolution of the geography, we analyze time attribute of the geography by time thinking. It uses the documents to define what time thinking is. According to the character of geography and purpose of geographic study, we expound the reason of using time thinking to analyze geographic issues. We also take high school geography education as the example to show how to use the time thinking to analyze the geographic issues.