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formulated a theory of industrial location: an industry is located where the transportation costs of raw materials and final product is a minimum.
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another.
human-made goods, tools, machines, and buildings used to produce other goods and services.
the tendency for cultures to become more alike as they increasingly share technology and organizational structures in a modern world united by inproved transportation and communication systems.
the process of consolidation small landholdings into a smaller number of larger farms in England during the 18th century.
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small buisness and worker owned and democratically run cooperatives.
a model that holds the potantial use of a service at a particular location is directly related to the number of people in a location and inversly related to the distance people must travel to reach the service.
a national barrier that prevents the passage of information or ideas between political entities, in particular.
a pattern of settlements in a country, such as the nth largest settlement is 1/n the population of the largest settlement.
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