Development Studies Human Geography And Environmental Planning

Development studies, human geography and environmental planning

Sub-disciplines

  • Development studies
  • Development studies is a multidisciplinary branch of the social sciences which addresses a range of social and economic issues related to developing or low-income countries.

  • Environmental planning
  • Environmental planning explores the decision-making processes for managing relationships within and between human systems and natural systems, in order to manage these processes in an effective, transparent and equitable manner.

  • Human geography
  • Human geography studies the world, its people, communities and cultures, and differs from physical geography mainly in that it focuses on human activities and their impact - for instance on environmental change.