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the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of land suitable to agriculture
tge body of customary beliefs social forms and matierial traits that constitute a groups distinct tradition
the diminishing in importance and evuntual disapperance of a phenomonon with increasing distance from its origin
a ninetinth and eary twentieth century approach to the study of geography which argued theat the general laws sought by human geographers could be found in the phisical sciences geography was therefore the study of how the study of the phisical enviroent caused human activities
the spread of a feature or trend among people from one place to another in a snowballing process
actions or process that involve the entire world anjd result in making something worldwide in scope
the spread of a feature or trend from one key person of node or authourity to other persons or places
the theory that the physical enviroment may set limits on human actions but people have the ability to adjust to the physical enviroment and chose a course of action from many alternatives
the spread of a feature or trend through bodily movement of people from one place to another
the aquisition of data about Earth's from a satelite orbiting the planet orfrom other long distance methouds
space time compression
the reduction in the time it takes tom diffuse something to a distance as a result of imporoved communication and transportation systems
the spread of an underlying principle even though a specific characteristic is rejected
the increasing ga in economic conditions beween core and periperal regions as a result of the economy
migration of people to a specific location because because relatives or members of the same nationality migrated there previosly migrated there
change in the migration pattern ina society that results from industrialization population growth and other social and economic changes that also produce the demographic transition
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of land suitable for agriculture
the time when human being first domesticated plants and animals and no longer entirely relied on hunting and gathering
the process of change in society from high births and high deaths to a period of low birth and low death
the number of people under the age of 15 and over the age of 64 who are too old to work the is compared to the total number of people active in the work force
branch of medical science concerned with the incidence, distribution and control of dieseases that are prevalent among a population at a special time
a series of improvements in industrial technology that transformed manufacturing goods
medical technology invented in europe and north america that is diffused to the poorer countries of Latin America asia and africa
the number of people in an area that exceds the capacity of the enviroment to support a decent standard of living
diesise that occurs over a wide geographic area and affects a very large porportion of the population
total fertility rate
the average number of children a woman will average during her prime childbearing years
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