Chapter 10 Southeast Asia
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Which of the country's are in acapelageral(made up of islands?)
Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Phillipines
Which country was never colonized?
warm and wet- tropical
Oil Palm Plantations
-palm oil as cooking oil, in food products, in soaps and cosmetics, and machine oil
-indonesia and malaysia largest palm oil producers
-expansion of palm plantations= deforestation
from rising water temperature and oceanic acidification from absorption of excess co2 in the atmosphere
-fish depend on coral reefs for survival... threatened
lots of opportunities for...
renewable energy, solar,
the theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries
-u.s stepped in because worry about spread of communism
adopted which type of government?
state-aided market development
export processing zones
foreign companies using inexpensive, locally available labor to produce items only for export
-hire young, single own- cheapest employees
ASEAN - the association of southeast asian nations
created to increase trade between SE Asian nations
Southeast asia is very...
cities that are vastly larger than all other cities
live with the wife's family, inheritance comes from the wife's side
invested reforms to make banks more responsible in leading practices