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Geography people and culture
Major languages
Major religions
Culture
Anthropologists
English, French,Spanish,mandarins, aribick
Buddhism,Christine,Islam,hindewinsum, Judaism
Shared attitudes knowledge and behaviors of a group
A scientist who studies culture
Major languages
English, French,Spanish,mandarins, aribick
Major religions
Buddhism,Christine,Islam,hindewinsum, Judaism
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World Cultures Geography+People
Latin America
Llanero
Mato Grosso
What do Vertical climate zones cause
-Huge variation of climate... -Poor economy... -7000 miles from bor…
people who live in llanos
-located towards center of South America... -Good land for cattl…
variation of diet
Latin America
-Huge variation of climate... -Poor economy... -7000 miles from bor…
Llanero
people who live in llanos
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Geography - People & Culture - Chapter 4
culture
Anthropologist
Ethnic Group
Religion
Shared attitudes, knowledge & behaviors of a group
A scientist who studies culture
A people that shares a language, customs & a common heritage
An organized system of beliefs & practice, often centered on…
culture
Shared attitudes, knowledge & behaviors of a group
Anthropologist
A scientist who studies culture
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Geography - People & Culture - Chapter 4
culture
Anthropologist
Ethnic Group
Religion
Shared attitudes, knowledge & behaviors of a group
A scientist who studies culture
A people that shares a language, customs & a common heritage
An organized system of beliefs & practice, often centered on…
culture
Shared attitudes, knowledge & behaviors of a group
Anthropologist
A scientist who studies culture
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Italian Geography, Culture, History and People
Catene di montagne
I Condini
i Fiumi
Isole
Mountain Chains:
Borders
Rivers
Islands
Catene di montagne
Mountain Chains:
I Condini
Borders
Cultural Geography Test 1 People
MacKinder
Yi-Fu Tuan
David Harvey
Carl Ritter
Heartland theory
humanistic, wrote Topofilia, qualitative
Most famous living geographer, Huge focus on quantitative geo…
First geography professor, pushed academic geography toward s…
MacKinder
Heartland theory
Yi-Fu Tuan
humanistic, wrote Topofilia, qualitative
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Geography: Cultures of China: People & Language
Why/how did the communist leaders use…
How much of the population of China co…
Pinyin System
When did the Pinyin System get impleme…
a mass of Chinese identity; is a general and unspecific pride…
92% of the population
Established a standard form of Chinese language throughout Ch…
1958
Why/how did the communist leaders use…
a mass of Chinese identity; is a general and unspecific pride…
How much of the population of China co…
92% of the population
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AP Human Geography People, Place, and Culture
remittances
cyclic movements
periodic movements
migration
Money migrants send back to family and friends in their home…
Movement--for example, nomadic migration--that has a closed r…
For example, college attendance or military service, that inv…
A change in residence intended to be permanent.
remittances
Money migrants send back to family and friends in their home…
cyclic movements
Movement--for example, nomadic migration--that has a closed r…
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Chapter Four of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
culture
folk/local culture
popular culture
material culture
a way of life (there are a lot of definitions of this...)
includes a small homogeneous population which is normally rur…
large, includes heterogeneous populations, is typically urban…
includes things people construct
culture
a way of life (there are a lot of definitions of this...)
folk/local culture
includes a small homogeneous population which is normally rur…
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Chapter Three of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
remittances
reverse remittances
cyclic movement
periodic movement
money migrants send home to families
the opposite of remittances
movement that involves shorter periods away from home
movement that involves longer periods away from home
remittances
money migrants send home to families
reverse remittances
the opposite of remittances
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Chapter Two of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
population density
arithmetic population density
physiological population density
population distributions
a measure of the total population relative to the land
the average amount of people per unit of land
# of people per unit of arable land
descriptions of locations on Earth's surface where individual…
population density
a measure of the total population relative to the land
arithmetic population density
the average amount of people per unit of land
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Geography 4.04 People and Culture of South America
The Inca Legacy
The Inca were hugely successful at far…
The towns that made up the Inca Empire…
Religion in South America
The Inca Empire was the largest nation on Earth and remains t…
In fact, it is believed that the Inca had more cultivated lan…
In addition, the last of the great Inca emperors established…
Many components of the native religion practiced by the Inca…
The Inca Legacy
The Inca Empire was the largest nation on Earth and remains t…
The Inca were hugely successful at far…
In fact, it is believed that the Inca had more cultivated lan…
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Chapter One of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
The study of phenomena by visiting places and observing how p…
the study of the spatial analysis of human population, its cu…
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
The study of spatial and material characteristics of the phys…
fieldwork
The study of phenomena by visiting places and observing how p…
human geography
the study of the spatial analysis of human population, its cu…
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Chapter 1 Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture
Cultural Geography
Globalization
5 themes of Geography
Sense of Place
how people make places, organization of space and society, ho…
a set of processes that are:... -increasing interactions... -deepen…
Location, Human-environment interaction, region, place and mo…
Infusing a place with meaning and emotion
Cultural Geography
how people make places, organization of space and society, ho…
Globalization
a set of processes that are:... -increasing interactions... -deepen…
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Chapter 1 Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture
Cultural Geography
Globalization
5 themes of Geography
Sense of Place
how people make places, organization of space and society, ho…
a set of processes that are:... -increasing interactions... -deepen…
Location, Human-environment interaction, region, place and mo…
Infusing a place with meaning and emotion
Cultural Geography
how people make places, organization of space and society, ho…
Globalization
a set of processes that are:... -increasing interactions... -deepen…
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Chapter 1 Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture
Cultural Geography
Globalization
5 themes of Geography
Sense of Place
how people make places, organization of space and society, ho…
a set of processes that are:... -increasing interactions... -deepen…
Location, Human-environment interaction, region, place and mo…
Infusing a place with meaning and emotion
Cultural Geography
how people make places, organization of space and society, ho…
Globalization
a set of processes that are:... -increasing interactions... -deepen…
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Geography 3.04 People and Culture of Central America
New World, Old World ... The Movement…
Hernan Cortez, a Spanish Conquistador,…
Mayan Life
The Unique Culture of Central America
Central America is a diverse region with a rich history, desp…
Cortez claimed much of the land of Central America for Spain…
Direct descendants of the Ancient Maya still live in Mesoamer…
Most of the people of Central America are either Native Ameri…
New World, Old World ... The Movement…
Central America is a diverse region with a rich history, desp…
Hernan Cortez, a Spanish Conquistador,…
Cortez claimed much of the land of Central America for Spain…
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Human Geography: People Place and Culture: Chapter 3 - Political Geography
Nation
State
Nation-State
Multinational State
A tightly knit group of people possessing bonds of language,…
A politically organized area with a permanent population
A politically organized area in which nation and state occupy…
A state with more than one nation inside its borders
Nation
A tightly knit group of people possessing bonds of language,…
State
A politically organized area with a permanent population
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Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 3
remittances
reverse remittances
cyclic movements
periodic movement
Monies migrants send home to family
Money sent from families to migrants
movements that begin at our home base and bring us back to it
a form of cyclic movement that involves a longer period of ti…
remittances
Monies migrants send home to family
reverse remittances
Money sent from families to migrants
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AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 1
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
fieldwork
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
human geography
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
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Cultural Geography 9th Chapter 7 Landscape and People
United States capital
United States area in square miles
United States population
United States ranks in size
Washington, D.C.
3,800,000 sq. miles or about 4,000,000
314 million people
3rd (Russia, Canada, then U.S.)
United States capital
Washington, D.C.
United States area in square miles
3,800,000 sq. miles or about 4,000,000
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Chapter Three of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
remittances
reverse remittances
cyclic movement
periodic movement
money migrants send home to families
the opposite of remittances
movement that involves shorter periods away from home
movement that involves longer periods away from home
remittances
money migrants send home to families
reverse remittances
the opposite of remittances
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Geography Chapter 4: Environments, People, and Cultures
Discuss the development of economies f…
Explain: What is culture? How did it o…
Cultural diffusion
Great Time Periods Of Cultural Change:
People were nomadic meaning they traveled around the in searc…
Culture is the way of life of a certain group of people with…
Spread of ideas, practices, and goods from one culture to ano…
Age of Classical Greece... Renaissance ... Age of Discovery... Age of…
Discuss the development of economies f…
People were nomadic meaning they traveled around the in searc…
Explain: What is culture? How did it o…
Culture is the way of life of a certain group of people with…
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Human Geography-People, Place, and Culture-Chapter 12
Industrial Revolution
globalization
Fordist
vertical integration
(p. 405) a period of major improvements in industrial technol…
(p. 411) a set of processes that are increasing interactions,…
(p. 411) the mass-production assembly line pioneered by Henry…
(p. 475) a corporation that has ownership in all or most of t…
Industrial Revolution
(p. 405) a period of major improvements in industrial technol…
globalization
(p. 411) a set of processes that are increasing interactions,…
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AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 1
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
fieldwork
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
human geography
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
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Ap Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture; Chapter 2 Population
Gendered space
Standard of Living
Infant Mortality Rate (IMR)
Disease Diffusion
A specific place assigned to one gender.... (ex. bathrooms)
How much money and desirable objects one has.... (ex. owning a y…
A number that tells us how many babies have died that have li…
The spreading of a disease through a population.... (ex. The spr…
Gendered space
A specific place assigned to one gender.... (ex. bathrooms)
Standard of Living
How much money and desirable objects one has.... (ex. owning a y…
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Cultural Geography Important people exam 1
Carl Sauer
David Harvey
Thomas Malthus
Yi-fu Taun
1920s, emphasized the changing cultural landscape
Famous geographer, based on Marxism, said that the 1st world…
Population Ecology, believed that food production wouldn't be…
Cultural geographer, wrote that place has a meaning, and spac…
Carl Sauer
1920s, emphasized the changing cultural landscape
David Harvey
Famous geographer, based on Marxism, said that the 1st world…
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Chapter Eight of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
political geography
state
territory
territorality
the study of political organization of the world
a politically organized territory
land that belongs to a state
the process by which political units with distinct boundaries…
political geography
the study of political organization of the world
state
a politically organized territory
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Chapter Two of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
population density
arithmetic population density
physiological population density
population distributions
a measure of the total population relative to the land
the average amount of people per unit of land
# of people per unit of arable land
descriptions of locations on Earth's surface where individual…
population density
a measure of the total population relative to the land
arithmetic population density
the average amount of people per unit of land
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AP Human Geography: People, Place and Culture Chapter 2
population density
arithmetic population density
physiological population density
population distribution
A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land.
The population of a country or region expressed as an average…
The number of people per unit area of arable land.
Description of locations on the Earth's surface where populat…
population density
A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land.
arithmetic population density
The population of a country or region expressed as an average…
61 terms
AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 1
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
fieldwork
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
human geography
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
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Cultural Geography: The Landscape and People of the U.S.
What does the Rio Grande mean in Spani…
What is the world rank of the U.S. in…
What is the U.S. rank in population?
WHgreat lakes is totally within the Un…
Big River
Third
Third
Lake Michigan
What does the Rio Grande mean in Spani…
Big River
What is the world rank of the U.S. in…
Third
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AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 3
remittances
cyclic movement
activity (action) space
nomadism
Money migrants send back to family and friends in their home…
Movement - for example, nomadic migration - that has a closed…
The space within which daily activity occurs.
Movement among a definite set of places - often cyclic moveme…
remittances
Money migrants send back to family and friends in their home…
cyclic movement
Movement - for example, nomadic migration - that has a closed…
30 terms
World Geography - Chap. 31, Sec. 3 - China's People and Culture
What is China's population?
What did Mao believe? What did he enco…
What was China's annual population gro…
What was a result of this population g…
1.3 billion
he believed that power lay in numbers, so he encouraged the C…
2.07%
overcrowding and hunger were a part of everyday life; China's…
What is China's population?
1.3 billion
What did Mao believe? What did he enco…
he believed that power lay in numbers, so he encouraged the C…
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AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 3
international migration
internal migration
forced migration
voluntary migration
Human movement involving movement across international bounda…
Human movement within a nation-state, such as ongoing westwar…
Human migration flows in which the movers have no choice but…
Movement in which people relocate in response to perceived op…
international migration
Human movement involving movement across international bounda…
internal migration
Human movement within a nation-state, such as ongoing westwar…
23 terms
Chapter Twelve of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
Industrial Revolution
globalization
Fordist
vertical integration
a series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
Henry Ford's idea for mass production, used the assembly line…
practice where a single entity controls the entire process of…
Industrial Revolution
a series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
globalization
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
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Geography & Culture
culture
hemisphere
prime meridian
equator
a group's way of life
half of a sphere; used to describe one half of the Earth
an imaginary line of longitude that divides the Earth into th…
an imaginary line of latitude that divides the Earth into the…
culture
a group's way of life
hemisphere
half of a sphere; used to describe one half of the Earth
15 terms
Chapter Five of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
gender
identity
identifying against
race
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
how we make sense of ourselves
one of the most powerful ways to construct an identity; where…
the product of ways of viewing minor genetics differences tha…
gender
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
identity
how we make sense of ourselves
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Chapter Six of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
language
mutual intellibility
standard language
dialects
a set of sounds and symbols that are used for communication;…
means that two people can understand each other when speaking
a language that is published, widely distributed, and purpose…
variants of a standard language along regional or ethnic lines
language
a set of sounds and symbols that are used for communication;…
mutual intellibility
means that two people can understand each other when speaking
61 terms
AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 1
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
fieldwork
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
human geography
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
61 terms
AP Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture Chapter 1
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
fieldwork
The study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
human geography
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
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People and Culture
agriculture
nomad
migrate
herders
farming
a person who moves from place to place without settling
to make a permanent move to live in another place
people who move from place to place for fresh grassland for t…
agriculture
farming
nomad
a person who moves from place to place without settling
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Cultural Geography
culture
innovation
diffusion
acculturation
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
taking existing elements and creating something new from them
culture
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
innovation
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
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AP Human Geography: People, Place and Culture Chapter 2
population density
arithmetic population density
physiological population density
population distribution
A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land.
The population of a country or region expressed as an average…
The number of people per unit area of arable land.
Description of locations on the Earth's surface where populat…
population density
A measurement of the number of people per given unit of land.
arithmetic population density
The population of a country or region expressed as an average…
30 terms
Chapter Ten of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
commodity chain
developing
gross national product (GNP)
gross domestic product (GDP)
series of links connecting the many places of production and…
in respect to a country, making progress in technology, produ…
the total value of all goods and services produced by a count…
the total value of all goods and services produced within a c…
commodity chain
series of links connecting the many places of production and…
developing
in respect to a country, making progress in technology, produ…
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Chapter Four of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
culture
folk/local culture
popular culture
material culture
a way of life (there are a lot of definitions of this...)
includes a small homogeneous population which is normally rur…
large, includes heterogeneous populations, is typically urban…
includes things people construct
culture
a way of life (there are a lot of definitions of this...)
folk/local culture
includes a small homogeneous population which is normally rur…
62 terms
Chapter One of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
fieldwork
human geography
globalization
physical geography
geographic inquiry: going out to collect data and and make ob…
the study of the spatial and material characteristics of the…
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
similar to human geography, but asks questions about the envi…
fieldwork
geographic inquiry: going out to collect data and and make ob…
human geography
the study of the spatial and material characteristics of the…
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Chapter Nine of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
central business district (CBD)
synekism
urban
city
a concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
conditions that derive from dwelling together in home or place
refers to the built up space of the central city and suburbs
a group of people and building to serve as a center of politi…
central business district (CBD)
a concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
synekism
conditions that derive from dwelling together in home or place
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Chapter Seven of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
religon
secularism
monotheistic religions
polytheistic religions
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
indifference to or rejection of religion
religions that worship a single deity
religions that worship multiple deities
religon
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
secularism
indifference to or rejection of religion
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Chapter Nine of Human Geography: People, Places, and Culture Vocabulary
central business district (CBD)
synekism
urban
city
a concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
conditions that derive from dwelling together in home or place
refers to the built up space of the central city and suburbs
a group of people and building to serve as a center of politi…
central business district (CBD)
a concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
synekism
conditions that derive from dwelling together in home or place
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