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AP Human Geography Unit 4
Balkanization
Binational or Multinational State
Boundary
Centripetal Force
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
State that contains more than one nation (usually no one sing…
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Binational or Multinational State
State that contains more than one nation (usually no one sing…
49 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 - VDS
Annexation
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
Balkanization
The formal act of acquiring land.
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
A policy or system of segregation or discrimination on ground…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflict among i…
Annexation
The formal act of acquiring land.
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
52 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 terms
Political Geography
Political Culture
Nation
Nation-State
spacial analysis of the political process
the values shared by one society
organized body of humanes in one group and under one goverment
A country
Political Geography
spacial analysis of the political process
Political Culture
the values shared by one society
63 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 4
Antecedent boundaries
Balkanization
Buffer State
Centrifugal forces
A boundary line established before an area is populated
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
A relatively small country sandwiched between two larger powe…
forces that tend to divide a country.
Antecedent boundaries
A boundary line established before an area is populated
Balkanization
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
27 terms
AP Human Geography: Unit 4 Vocabulary
Balkanization
Centripetal Force
Ethnic Cleansing
Ethnicity
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
Forces that tend to unite or bind a country together.... Exampl…
The mass expulsion or killing of members of an unwanted ethni…
Refers to a group of people who share a common identity.... Exa…
Balkanization
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
Centripetal Force
Forces that tend to unite or bind a country together.... Exampl…
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Political Geography
Geopolitics
Nationality
Nationalism
the study of the political process... LEVELS: Supranational (3 o…
how states interact and compete w/ eachother
identity w/ a group who share a legal attachment (birth certi…
variation of loyalty & attachment to a country
Political Geography
the study of the political process... LEVELS: Supranational (3 o…
Geopolitics
how states interact and compete w/ eachother
91 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Vocab
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
A continent that is not fully owned by one country or permane…
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Antarctica
A continent that is not fully owned by one country or permane…
24 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
State
Sovereignty
City State
Colonialism
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Independant from control of its internal affairs by other sta…
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
Effort by one country to establish settlements in a territory…
State
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Sovereignty
Independant from control of its internal affairs by other sta…
63 terms
AP Human Geography UNIT 4: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundaries
Balkanization
Buffer State
Centrifugal Forces
A boundary line established before an area is populated.
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
A relatively small country sandwiched between two larger powe…
Forces that tend to divide a country.
Antecedent Boundaries
A boundary line established before an area is populated.
Balkanization
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
100 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Acculturation
Apartheid
ASEAN/Association of Southeast Asian N…
Assimilation
the process of adopting the cultural traits or social pattern…
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
a regional organization comprised of 10 Southeast Asian state…
The process by which a person or persons acquire the social a…
Acculturation
the process of adopting the cultural traits or social pattern…
Apartheid
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
Unit 4 AP Human Geography
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Southernmost continent in the world. It has no permanent resi…
a social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Antarctica
Southernmost continent in the world. It has no permanent resi…
41 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Acculturation
Assilimination
Artifact
built environment
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Complete change in the identity of a minority culture as it b…
item make by humans that represents material culture
man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human acti…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Assilimination
Complete change in the identity of a minority culture as it b…
84 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antarctica
Antecedent boundary
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
No one owns it
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
64 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
Autonomous Nationalism
The formal act of acquiring land.
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
A policy or system of segregation or discrimination on ground…
Movement by a dissident minority intent to achieve partial or…
Annexation
The formal act of acquiring land.
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
96 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Allocational boundary
Allocational boundary dispute (example)
Annexation
Antecedent boundaries
A boundary dispute that involves conflicting claims to the na…
Problem occurs if there is a rich natural resource straddling…
The formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
A boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Allocational boundary
A boundary dispute that involves conflicting claims to the na…
Allocational boundary dispute (example)
Problem occurs if there is a rich natural resource straddling…
45 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Political Geography
State
Sovereignty
UN
study of the political organization of the world
area organized into a political unit and ruled by an establis…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
supranationalism, created after WWII to promote international…
Political Geography
study of the political organization of the world
State
area organized into a political unit and ruled by an establis…
90 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
annexation
apartheid
balkanization
benelux
incorporation of a territory into another geopolitical entity
the segregation of blacks in South Aftrica from 1948-1994
the term used when referring to the fragmentation or breakup…
an economic union in Western Europe that compromises three ne…
annexation
incorporation of a territory into another geopolitical entity
apartheid
the segregation of blacks in South Aftrica from 1948-1994
25 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 4
Sovereignty
Nation
Nation-State
Multinational State
Supreme power or authority; the authority of a state to gover…
A large group of people tied by common descent, history, cult…
A sovereign state, whose citizens are relatively homogenous
A sovereign state which seems to contain more than one nation
Sovereignty
Supreme power or authority; the authority of a state to gover…
Nation
A large group of people tied by common descent, history, cult…
78 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Acculturation
Apartheid
Assimilation
Autonomous regions
the process of adopting the cultural traits or social pattern…
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
The process by which a person or persons acquire the social a…
an area of a country that has a degree of autonomy, or has fr…
Acculturation
the process of adopting the cultural traits or social pattern…
Apartheid
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
32 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Acculturation
Assilimination
Artifact
built environment
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Complete change in the identity of a minority culture as it b…
item make by humans that represents material culture
man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human acti…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Assilimination
Complete change in the identity of a minority culture as it b…
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antarctica
Antecedent boundary
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
No one owns it
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
33 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Definitional boundary dispute
Positional/locational boundary dispute
Territorial boundary dispute
Resource/allocational boundary dispute
Conflict over the language of the border agreement in a treat…
Fighting over where exactly the border is due to irregular sh…
Disagreement between states over the control of surface area
Fighting over the ownership or access to resources
Definitional boundary dispute
Conflict over the language of the border agreement in a treat…
Positional/locational boundary dispute
Fighting over where exactly the border is due to irregular sh…
77 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
Agriculture
Neolithic Revolution
Primogeniture
Primary Economic Activity
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
A system of inheritance in which the eldest son in a family r…
economic activity concerned with the direct extraction of nat…
Agriculture
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
Neolithic Revolution
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
30 terms
Unit 4 Vocabulary - AP Human Geography
*Balkanization
Binational/Multinational State
Centrifugal Force
Centripetal Force
a process when a country breaks down into smaller pieces beca…
a state that contains more than one nation
Oppose centripetal forces. Destabilizes the gov't & encourage…
An attitude that tends to unify ppl & enhance support from a…
*Balkanization
a process when a country breaks down into smaller pieces beca…
Binational/Multinational State
a state that contains more than one nation
20 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Study Guide
Isogloss
Dialect
Swahili
Conquest Theory
a line on a dialect map marking the boundary between linguist…
a particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specifi…
developed from an African Bantu language mixed with Arabic an…
explains the dominance of Indo-European tongues in the wake o…
Isogloss
a line on a dialect map marking the boundary between linguist…
Dialect
a particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specifi…
47 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
State
Geopolitics
Regionalism
Frontier
Definition:... An area organized into a political unit and ruled…
Definition:... The study of the interplay between political rela…
Definition:... a foreign policy that defines the international i…
Definition:... A zone separating two states in which neither sta…
State
Definition:... An area organized into a political unit and ruled…
Geopolitics
Definition:... The study of the interplay between political rela…
58 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
Balkanization
The formal act of acquiring land.
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
A policy or system of segregation or discrimination on ground…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflict among i…
Annexation
The formal act of acquiring land.
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
60 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antecedent boundary
Buffer state
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
a small neutral state between two rival powers
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
64 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
Autonomous Nationalism
The formal act of acquiring land.
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
A policy or system of segregation or discrimination on ground…
Movement by a dissident minority intent to achieve partial or…
Annexation
The formal act of acquiring land.
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
67 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
territoriality
frontier
manifest destiny
4 characteristics of a state
territoriality- the desire to possess and control an area, is…
an area of unsettled land
the belief that U.S territory was destined to stretch from co…
land with defined boundaries (internationally accepted bounda…
territoriality
territoriality- the desire to possess and control an area, is…
frontier
an area of unsettled land
37 terms
Unit 4 AP Human Geography Rubenstien
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in S. Africa that physically separ…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white home own…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in S. Africa that physically separ…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
63 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 4
Antecedent boundaries
Balkanization
Buffer State
Centrifugal forces
A boundary line established before an area is populated
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
A relatively small country sandwiched between two larger powe…
forces that tend to divide a country.
Antecedent boundaries
A boundary line established before an area is populated
Balkanization
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
49 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
State
Geopolitics
Regionalism
Frontier
A body of people living in a defined territory who have a gov…
An interest in or taking of land for its strategic location o…
A foreign policy that defines the international interests of…
An area where borders are shifting and weak and where peoples…
State
A body of people living in a defined territory who have a gov…
Geopolitics
An interest in or taking of land for its strategic location o…
85 terms
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY UNIT 4 TERMS: Political Organization of Space
Annexation
Antarctica
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Southernmost continent in the world. Territorial claims are s…
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Afrikaans for "apartness"; it was the segregation of races in…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Antarctica
Southernmost continent in the world. Territorial claims are s…
24 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
City-state
Colonialism
Elongated state
Federal state
a city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
when you colonize to a uninhabited area or sparsely inhabited…
A state whose territory is long and narrow in shape.
An internal organization of a state that allocated most power…
City-state
a city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
Colonialism
when you colonize to a uninhabited area or sparsely inhabited…
77 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Vocabulary
Balkanization
Binational/Multinational State
Boundary
Centripetal Force/Centrifugal Force
a process when a country breaks down into smaller pieces beca…
a state that contains more than one nation
an invisible line that mark the extent of a state's territory…
-bind together the people of a state, giving it strength... -des…
Balkanization
a process when a country breaks down into smaller pieces beca…
Binational/Multinational State
a state that contains more than one nation
66 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Review
Political geography
Government
Politics
Territoriality
The study of the political organization of the planet
Leadership and institutions that make policy decisions for a…
Power over an area or a decision
Efforts to control pieces of the earth's surface for politica…
Political geography
The study of the political organization of the planet
Government
Leadership and institutions that make policy decisions for a…
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Vocabulary
Annexation
Balkanization
Buffer State
Centrifugal Forces
A boundary line established before an area is populated., The…
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
A relatively small country sandwiched between two larger powe…
Forces that tend to divide a country.
Annexation
A boundary line established before an area is populated., The…
Balkanization
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
73 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 4
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
The only landmass that is not part of any state, though some…
A system of legal racial segregation enforced by the National…
a process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Antarctica
The only landmass that is not part of any state, though some…
49 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Review-Lamar
1. List and describe the 4 types of ec…
2. Give a country example for each eco…
3. Which economic system would you fin…
4. What is the difference between the…
Market economy- economic system in which individuals own and…
Market- Mexico, US, UK, Germany, Canada. Command economy- chi…
mixed economy
The type of government is the ideology, and the system of gov…
1. List and describe the 4 types of ec…
Market economy- economic system in which individuals own and…
2. Give a country example for each eco…
Market- Mexico, US, UK, Germany, Canada. Command economy- chi…
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Pop culture
Folk culture
habit
custom
large & widespread, diffused through globalization, found in…
isolated (stays near hearth), diffused through relocation, fo…
an activity that a single person does
an activity that a group of people do
Pop culture
large & widespread, diffused through globalization, found in…
Folk culture
isolated (stays near hearth), diffused through relocation, fo…
58 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
political map
sovereignty
state
nation
designed to show governmental boundaries of countries, states…
government free from external control
a nation or territory considered as an organized political co…
a politically organized body of people under a single governm…
political map
designed to show governmental boundaries of countries, states…
sovereignty
government free from external control
80 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States, or l…
It is the largest land mass in the world not part of a sovere…
Laws previously in South Africa that separated different race…
A small geographic area that could not be organized in to a l…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States, or l…
Antarctica
It is the largest land mass in the world not part of a sovere…
56 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Vocabulary
Annexation
Apartheid
Autocracy
Balkanization
the state of being apart
a system of government by one person with absolute power
process of fragmentation or division of a region or state int…
Annexation
Apartheid
the state of being apart
50 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
The spatial analysis of political phenomena and process.
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
Defense of a space against encroachment by other individuals.
Political Geography
The spatial analysis of political phenomena and process.
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
12 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 Political Geography
Centripetal force
Ethnicity
Multiethnic state
Multinational state
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Identity with a group of people that share distinct physical…
State that contains more than one ethnicity.
State that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions…
Centripetal force
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Ethnicity
Identity with a group of people that share distinct physical…
84 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 4
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antarctica
Antecedent boundary
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
No one owns it
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
40 terms
AP Human Geography: Unit 4
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
An area of land under the jurisdiction of a ruler or state.
A country's or more local community's sense of property and a…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
Cultural Geography
Culture
Habit
Custom
The study of how cultured vary over space
the specialized behavioral social patterns, understandings, a…
A repetitive act that an individual performs
A repetitive act of a group so it becomes a characteristic of…
Cultural Geography
The study of how cultured vary over space
Culture
the specialized behavioral social patterns, understandings, a…
24 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
assimilation
barrioizeation
commodification
culture
the process through which people lose originally differentiat…
dramatic increase in Hispanic population in a given neighborh…
the process through which something is given temporary value.…
the sum total of the knowledge attitudes, and habitual behavi…
assimilation
the process through which people lose originally differentiat…
barrioizeation
dramatic increase in Hispanic population in a given neighborh…
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