As we study the fundamental of physical geography in the previous class in which we studied the chapter on Nature of geography and physical geography. Similarly here we study this chapter to introduce human geography to ourself. That is what is the nature and scope of it.
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY IS THE STUDY OF CHANGING RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE UNRESTING MAN AND THE UNSTABLE EARTH. -Ellen C. Semple
According to Ratzel,
HUMANGEOGRAPHYISTHESYNTHETICSTUDY OF RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HUMAN SOCIETY AND THE EARTH SURFACE.
NATURE OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
Naturalisation of human and humanisation of nature
For example- by the understanding of the concept of friction and heat helped us to discover the fire. Similarly understanding the secrets of DNA and genetics enabled us to concure many deseases.
Field and subfield of human geography
To explain the relationship between all elements of human life and space they occur over.
Human geography assumes a highly interdisciplinary nature.