Descriptor English: Geography
Descriptor Spanish: Geografía
Descriptor Portuguese: Geografia
Descriptor French: Géographie
Entry term(s): Facteur géographique
Facteurs géographiques
Géographie humaine
Tree number(s): H01.277.500
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Annotation: IM as the discipline (education, history, etc); NIM with no qualifiers as a coordinate; do not use for epidemiologic aspects of disease, index disease /epidemiol + geographic location term
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC économie
ED enseignement et éducation
ES éthique
HI histoire
IS instrumentation
LJ législation et jurisprudence
MT méthodes
OG organisation et administration
SN statistiques et données numériques
ST normes
TD tendances
Related: Cartes comme sujet MeSH
Topographie médicale MeSH
DeCS ID: 5981
Unique ID: D005843
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Géographie - Preferred
Concept UI M0009179
Preferred term Géographie
Géographie humaine - Narrower
Concept UI M0009180
Preferred term Géographie humaine
Facteurs géographiques - Narrower
Concept UI M0009178
Preferred term Facteurs géographiques
Entry term(s) Facteur géographique

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