• Corpus ID: 36572471

[Where is the study of population geography heading].

  title={[Where is the study of population geography heading].},
  author={Maria Luisa Gentileschi},
  journal={Rivista geografica italiana},
  volume={99 1},
The results are summarized of the 1991 Survey of the International Geographical Union, undertaken by the Commission on Population Geography. Two divergent themes concerning the subdiscipline's future are described. One involves focusing on the spatial distribution of population, the other involves a broader approach that is practically indistinguishable from human geography in general. Most survey respondents feel that the distinction between population geography and demography should be…