Is Geography An Art or Science?

Many people have never looked at geography as being a science. It is ironic when one considers certain subfields like meteorology and geomorphology. Science is a basic part of those subfields. It helps to explain certain weather phenomena, and concepts of erosion.

Geography is thought of by many, as an art.  And why would it not be considered such? One can certainly obtain a BA in geography. There is also the matter of human geography. In many schools, this is known as social students.

Is geography an art or a science? If one looks at all sides of geography, and begins to study this subject, it is not simply one or the other. There are large elements of both within geography. One can find both science and art in geography.

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