Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Medals and Awards celebration 2018

Crane, N, Larner, W, Macklin, Mark , Malhi, Y, Rose, P and Vira, B (2018) Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Medals and Awards celebration 2018. The Geographical Journal . ISSN 1475-4959

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The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) annual Medals and Awards recognise achievements in researching, communicating and teaching a wide range of geographical knowledge. The speeches and citations are a record of the 2018 celebration, with contributions from Professors Wendy Larner, Mark Macklin, Yadvinder Malhi, Bhaskar Vira, and Paul Rose. The speeches include comments on: the importance of geography for solving the most pressing of societal challenges; inspiring others through teaching, public engagement and leadership; interdisciplinarity and the pursuit of common intellectual agendas; fostering environmentally, economically and socially just futures; interconnections and exploration of the ecological world; and the value of field science.

Keywords:RGS, expeditions and field science, geography, policy, public engagement and leadership, research, teaching and learning
Subjects:F Physical Sciences > F840 Physical Geography
F Physical Sciences > F810 Environmental Geography
Divisions:College of Science > School of Geography
ID Code:38176
Deposited On:05 Nov 2019 10:00

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