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Simmons, I. G. (Ian Gordon) 1937-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 336 publications in 4 languages and 9,569 library holdings
Genres: History  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, zxx
Classifications: GF41, 304.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by I. G Simmons
The ecology of natural resources by I. G Simmons( Book )

53 editions published between 1974 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing the face of the earth : culture, environment, history by I. G Simmons( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpreting nature : cultural constructions of the environment by I. G Simmons( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This explores the position of humanity in the environment from the principle that the models we construct are imperfect and provisional. Environmental cognition can be formed by looking at philosophy, ethics, social science and the arts
Earth, air, and water : resources and environment in the late 20th century by I. G Simmons( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and German and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global environmental history by I. G Simmons( Book )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examining the state of flux of both the natural environment and the living organisms that inhabit it. I.G. Simmons's Global Environmental History ranges from 10,000 B.C.E. to the modern day to present an incredibly rich and deep time overview of how we have come to the state of ecological crisis in which we currently find ourselves." "A timely examination of the interrelation of history and nature, Simmons's book will be welcomed by students seeking a comprehensive overview of environmental history, as well as any concerned reader interested in the origins of the modern environmental crisis."--Jacket
Rural recreation in the industrial world by I. G Simmons( Book )

16 editions published in 1975 in English and French and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental history : a concise introduction by I. G Simmons( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An environmental history of Great Britain : from 10,000 years ago to the present by I. G Simmons( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People, land and time : an historical introduction to the relations between landscape, culture and environment by P. J Atkins( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This major new text provides an introduction to the interaction of culture and society with the landscape and environment. It offers a broad-based view of this theme by drawing upon the varied traditions of landscape interpretation, from the traditional cultural geography of scholars such as Carl Sauer to the 'new' cultural geography which has emerged in the 1990s. The book comprises three major, interwoven strands. First, fundamental factors such as environmental change and population pressure are addressed in order to sketch the contextual variables of landscapes production. Second, the evol
The Environment in British prehistory( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humanity and environment : a cultural ecology by I. G Simmons( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Humanity and Environment is a unique text which takes a holistic approach to human-environment relations. It firstly takes a global view of this multi-disciplinary subject, drawing out each of the processes and problems involved, and then considers the different attitudes and resolutions which have been attempted."--Jacket
The moorlands of England and Wales : an environmental history 8000 BC to AD 2000 by I. G Simmons( Book )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of the moorlands and the part they have played in English and Welsh history over ten millennia. Ian Simmons combines the perspectives of natural science, archaeology, social history and historical geography, and draws on 40 years of exploring and studying the moorlands
The environmental impact of later Mesolithic cultures : the creation of moorland landscape in England and Wales by I. G Simmons( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mesolithikum - Siedlungsgeschichte - Moor
Dartmoor essays by Literature and Art Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science( Book )

8 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complications of cataract surgery : a manual by Bruce J Noble( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource systems by I. G Simmons( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yorkshire Dales by I. G Simmons( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy in human geography : an introduction by I. G Simmons( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anterior segment repair and reconstruction : techniques and medico-legal issues by Bruce A Noble( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental sciences : a student's companion by K. J Gregory( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unique in the reference literature, this Companion provides students with an introduction to all the major concepts and contemporary issues in the environmental sciences. The text is divided into six sections (Environmental Sciences, Environments, Paradigms and Concepts, Processes and Dynamic, Scales and Techniques, Environmental Issues), with over 200 entries alphabetically organized and authored by key names in the environmental science disciplines. Entries are concise, informative, richly visual and fully referenced and cross referenced. They introduce key concepts and processes that are included in the index, cite relevant websites, and reflect the latest thinking
 
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Interpreting nature : cultural constructions of the environment
Alternative Names
Ian G. Simmons britischer Geograph

Ian Simmons Brits geograaf

Simmons, I

Simmons, I. G.

Simmons, I. G. 1937-

Simmons, I. G. (Ian Gordon)

Simmons, Ian

Simmons, Ian 1937-

Simmons, Ian G.

Simmons, Ian Gordon.

Simmons, Ian Gordon 1937-

إيان ج. سيمونز، 1937-

イアン・シモンズ

シモンズ, I. G

Languages
English (272)

Spanish (6)

German (4)

French (1)

Covers
Interpreting nature : cultural constructions of the environmentGlobal environmental historyAn environmental history of Great Britain : from 10,000 years ago to the presentPeople, land and time : an historical introduction to the relations between landscape, culture and environmentHumanity and environment : a cultural ecologyThe moorlands of England and Wales : an environmental history 8000 BC to AD 2000Complications of cataract surgery : a manualAnterior segment repair and reconstruction : techniques and medico-legal issuesEnvironmental sciences : a student's companion