Category Archives: Yearbook of the APCG

Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers, vol. 79 (2017)

Mural in Los Angeles

From “Painting a Place: A Spatiothematic Analysis of Murals in East Los Angeles” by Zia Salim in this issue: The side of a tire shop is adorned with a mural representing various Mesoamerican elements, including a jaguar, a volcano, a pyramid, and farmers. Painting the Importance of Life, Raul Gonzalez and Joseph Montalvo, 2000.

The 2017 Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers presents a wide range of geographic studies, plus notes from the field, media reviews, and APCG award winners. Some articles of note:


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APCG Yearbook 79 coverAbout the Journal

Founded in 1935, the APCG has a rich history of promoting geographical education and research. Its Yearbook includes abstracts of papers from its annual meetings, a selection of full-length peer-reviewed articles, and book reviews.

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Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers, 78

From “Scale and Its Histories” by Chris Lukinbeal in this issue. Landscape with Saint Jerome, by Joachim Patinir.

The Yearbook presents a diverse collection of articles this year, including the following scholarly works, plus book reviews, field notes and others.
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Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers, 77

Chinese-Mexican restaurant, Mexicali, 2011. Photo by authors Scott Warren, Wan Yu and Donna Ruiz in the issue article, "La Chinesca: The Chinese Landscape of the Mexico U.S. Borderlands."

Chinese-Mexican restaurant, Mexicali, 2011. Photo by authors Scott Warren, Wan Yu and Donna Ruiz in the issue article, “La Chinesca: The Chinese Landscape of the Mexico U.S. Borderlands.”

The Yearbook presents a diverse collection of articles this year, including submissions highlighting the geography of our region plus an exploration of desertification in China. Editor Jim Craine details this year’s issue:
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Complete archive for the Yearbook of the APCG now available in Project Muse

The Association of Pacific Coast Geographers and the University of Hawai’i Press are pleased to announce the complete archive of the journal is now available in Project Muse.

Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers: Vol. 1 (1935) – Vol. 76 (2014)

Founded in 1935, the APCG has a rich history of promoting geographical education and research. Its Yearbook includes abstracts of papers from its annual meetings, a selection of full-length peer-reviewed articles, and book reviews. Since 1952 the APCG has also been the Pacific Coast Regional Division (including Hawai‘i) of the Association of American Geographers. Individual subscription is by membership in the APCG.

The Yearbook has been published annually except for the years 1944-46; indexes appear in volumes 27, 35, 40, 49, 54, and 66.

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Yearbook of the APCG, vol. 76 (2014)

Editorial Notes, 9

Contributor Biographies, 11

The Geographer’s Eyes and Feet
Michael Schmandt, 13

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Yearbook of the APCG, vol. 75 (2013)

Editorial Notes, 9

Contributor Biographies, 12

Presidential Address: Study Abroad: Geography Does It Better
James R. Keese, 15

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Yearbook of the APCG, vol. 74 (2012)

Editorial Notes, 9

Contributor Biographies, 12

Presidential Address: Revealing the Origin of Human-Nature Dualities in Christian Political Structures
Martha L. Henderson, 15
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