myth and science in the interpretations about Paul Vidal de la Blache

2018-12-26T06:33:40Z (GMT) by Guilherme Ribeiro

This article discusses some of the main interpretations of Paul Vidal de la Blache’s geography through a historical and epistemological analysis. The purpose is take back his legacy at the beginning of XXIth century. In this sense, the most essential topics are considered: the false debate possibilism-determinism ; the role of the geopolitic ; the regional scale, and the positivism.