About FOCUS on Geography

cover-focusFOCUS on Geography is a forty-page, full-color peer-reviewed quarterly journal with articles written by well-known academic and professional geographers; in-depth theme sections; maps and photos; and special country issues. Written and edited by geographers, FOCUS for decades has provided geographical analysis and perspective in a relaxed and readable style for a wide audience that includes K-12 teachers, the business community, professional geographers, and the general public.  It is published quarterly (Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall) for AGS by Wiley-Blackwell.

Manuscripts and editorial inquiries:

For all issues pertaining to the publication of FOCUS on Geography the editor can be contacted at:

Dr. Margaret Gripshover, Editor,
FOCUS on Geography
Department of Geography and Geology
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Boulevard
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1066
Tel: (270) 745-4555
Email: margaret.gripshover@wku.edu

Individual Subscription one year (4 issues)

Non-AGS Member FOCUS

Price: $78.00


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Price: $68.00


*Student/Retiree FOCUS

*Price: 45.00 USD


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For all issues pertaining to institutional subscriptions of FOCUS on Geography, contact:

American Geographical Society
32 Court Street
Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201
Tel: 718.624.2212
Fax: 718.624.2239
Email:  ags@amergeog.org

Wiley Online Library (FOCUS on Geography)

  • For FOCUS on Geography:  Back Issues, click here
  • For FOCUS on Geography:  Instructions for Authors, click here