Bangkok Thailand: 1000 Words / Shutterstock.com

Cultural Geography Group

The Cultural Geography (GEO) chair group is committed to social theory in all its spatial articulations. The group advances creative, critical-constructive scholarship through exploring the ecological and social challenges facing all life on earth.

Researching space, place and culture, engaging with current, historic and future dynamics of societies globally, the group pays special attention to questions of inequality, exclusion, mobility, plurality along with deploying critical tourism studies to all aspects of social and environmental sciences, unravelling relational complexities in wilderness to urban settings. Thereby the group translates knowledge into practical action in four closely related fields of application. These are: health & care, tourism, nature and landscape.

Health and Care Tourism Nature Landscape

Activities

Current research projects

Wageningen Geography Lectures

Announcements

WASS PhD course February 2022; Please note that the website with information about this course will become active later in this academic year.

WASS PHd course 2022

CSPS

Cultural Geography is part of the Centre for Space, Place and Society (CSPS)
CSPS logo

- Unfortunately, your cookie settings do not allow videos to be displayed. - check your settings

Tourism@WUR

For the urgent challenges within the domain of tourism, there are no clear-cut solutions. However, by executing high-quality scientific research, helping to translate our knowledge into practice worldwide and by training professionals and students, we aim to contribute to sustainable tourism development.

Read more >

Tourism@wur

Latest articles in refereed journals

More publications