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Laws of Geography  

Michael Leitner, Philip Glasner, and Ourania Kounadi

Online publication date:
Feb 2018
The most prominent law in geography is Tobler’s first law (TFL) of geography, which states that “everything is related to everything else, but near things are more related than distant ... More