Geografie 1979, 84, 300-302

Prognosing in geography - its preparation for that task

Miroslav Macka

The author deals with the problems of prognosing in geography, especially in Czechoslovakia. According to his conclusion geography in socialist society ought to prefer the prognosis in areas of largest developing of socio-economic sphere. Economic geography has to examine and signal the consequences af intense economic activity on the natural environment; physical geography has to verify the progress of its own prognosis in a respective region or area.