APHug Terms First Semester
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Eighteenth-century English intellectual who warned that population growth threatened future generations because, in his view, population growth would always outstrip increases in agricultural production.
The proportion of the earth inhabited by humans.
A language that is adopted as a common language between speakers whose native languages are different.
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's language with the indigenous language of the people being dominated.
A simplified form of speech developed from two or more languages
The process of breaking up a region into small, mutually hostile units
Demographic Transition Model
A sequence of demographic changes in which a country moves from high birth and death rates to low birth and death rates through time.
Migration Transition Model
Migration between countries depends on level of development
Epidemiological Transition Model
Distinctive causes of death in each stage of the demographic transition
A widespread outbreak of an infectious disease.
A special kind of map that distorts the shapes and sizes of countries or other political regions to present economic or other kinds of data for comparison.