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The Cultural Landscape An Introduction to AP Human Geography
Activity space
Brain drain
Chain migration
Circulation
The area where activities take place.
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that occur on a…
Activity space
The area where activities take place.
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 2 Key Terms
Age cohort
Agricultural density
Agricultural revolution
Anti-natalist
A group of people with a similar age.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
Concerned with limiting population growth.
Age cohort
A group of people with a similar age.
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 2 Key Terms
Age cohort
Agricultural density
Agricultural revolution
Anti-natalist
A group of people with a similar age.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
Concerned with limiting population growth.
Age cohort
A group of people with a similar age.
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 3 Key Terms
Activity space
Brain drain
Chain migration (migration ladder)
Circulation
The area where activities take place.
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that occur on a…
Activity space
The area where activities take place.
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Four Key Terms
acculturation
built environment
cultural appropriation
cultural barriers
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
The process by which cultures adopt customs and knowledge fro…
Prevailing cultural attitude rendering certain innovations; i…
acculturation
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
built environment
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction To Human Geography
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base Line
Cartography
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total amount of people divided by the total land area. ... F…
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of map making
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic Density
The total amount of people divided by the total land area. ... F…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 1 Key Terms
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio if the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
Agricultural density
The ratio if the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Three Key Terms
asylum
Atlantic Slave Trade
brain drain
chain migration
a shelter from danger or hardship
Lasted from the 16th century until the 19th century. The trad…
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
asylum
a shelter from danger or hardship
Atlantic Slave Trade
Lasted from the 16th century until the 19th century. The trad…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Five Key Terms
backward reconstruction
bilingual
conquest theory
Creole or creolized language
The tracking of sound shifts and hardening of consonants "bac…
Speaking two languages.
The theory that early Proto-Indo-European speakers spread wes…
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
backward reconstruction
The tracking of sound shifts and hardening of consonants "bac…
bilingual
Speaking two languages.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter One Key Terms
absolute location
accessibility
activity spaces
azimuthal (polar) projection
The position of place of a certain item on the surface of the…
the degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
the space in which daily activity occurs
A map which shows true compass directions; longitude lines ar…
absolute location
The position of place of a certain item on the surface of the…
accessibility
the degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Two Key Terms
agricultural density
agricultural revolution
baby boom
carrying capacity
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
An increase in population by almost 30 million people followi…
The maximum number of individuals of any species that can be…
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
agricultural revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Eleven Key Terms
agglomeration
break-of-bulk point
brick-and-mortar business
bulk-gaining industry
A geographical concentration of people and/or activities clos…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Traditional businesses with actual stores in which trade or r…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
agglomeration
A geographical concentration of people and/or activities clos…
break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 2 Key Terms
Age cohort
Agricultural density
Agricultural revolution
Anti-natalist
A group of people with a similar age.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
Concerned with limiting population growth.
Age cohort
A group of people with a similar age.
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 12 Key Terms
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Business District
Central Place
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 8 Key Terms
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 11 Key Terms
Break-of-bulk point
Bulk-gaining industry
Bulk-reducing industry
Cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in home, rather than in a factory, found…
Break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Bulk-gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Twelve Key Terms
basic industries sector
bid-rent curve
brownfields
business services
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
a geographical economic theory that refers to how the price a…
abandoned polluted industrial sites in central cities, many o…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
basic industries sector
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
bid-rent curve
a geographical economic theory that refers to how the price a…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 6 Key Terms
Animism
Autonomous religion
Branch (of a religion)
Caste
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class of distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Autonomous religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 12 Key Terms
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Business District
Central Place
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
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human geography part 1: an introduction to culture
cultura
to cultivate
culture
cultural geography
culture comes from the latin word ___________
the latin word "cultura" means _____________
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors, and material objects t…
the study of how and why cultures vary over space is ________…
cultura
culture comes from the latin word ___________
to cultivate
the latin word "cultura" means _____________
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 7 Key Terms
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 9 Key Terms
Development
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Gender-Related Development Index (GDI)
Human Development Index (HDI)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 8 Key Terms
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 4 Key Terms
Custom
Folk Culture
Habit
Popular Culture
The frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous,rural…
A repetitive act preformed by a particular individual
Culture found in a large heterogeneous society that shares pe…
Custom
The frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
Folk Culture
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous,rural…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 7 Key Terms
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 1 Key Terms
Cartography
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
The science of making maps.
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals ,…
Cartography
The science of making maps.
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 3 Key Terms
Activity space
Brain drain
Chain migration (migration ladder)
Circulation
The area where activities take place.
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that occur on a…
Activity space
The area where activities take place.
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 1 Key Terms
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio if the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
Agricultural density
The ratio if the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
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The Cultural Landscape An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 2 Vocabulary
agricultural density
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A complete enumeration of a population.
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
agricultural revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 6 Key Terms
Animism
Autonomous religion
Branch (of a religion)
Caste
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class of distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Autonomous religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 7 Key Terms
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 10 Key Terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal grain
Chaff
Commecial agriculture characterized by integration of differe…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
A grass yielding grain for food.
Husks of grain separated from the seed by threshing.
Agribusiness
Commecial agriculture characterized by integration of differe…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 3 Key Terms
Activity space
Brain drain
Chain migration (migration ladder)
Circulation
The area where activities take place.
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that occur on a…
Activity space
The area where activities take place.
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 5 Key Terms
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct language
A way of pronouncing words that indicates the place of origin…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
An artificial language invented in 1887, based on the root fo…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
Accent
A way of pronouncing words that indicates the place of origin…
Dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 8 Key Terms
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 1 Key Terms
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio if the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
Agricultural density
The ratio if the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
39 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 10 Key Terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal grain
Chaff
Commecial agriculture characterized by integration of differe…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
A grass yielding grain for food.
Husks of grain separated from the seed by threshing.
Agribusiness
Commecial agriculture characterized by integration of differe…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
32 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 2 Key Terms
Age cohort
Agricultural density
Agricultural revolution
Anti-natalist
A group of people with a similar age.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
Concerned with limiting population growth.
Age cohort
A group of people with a similar age.
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
26 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 12 Key Terms
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Business District
Central Place
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers ou…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 9 Key Terms
Development
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Gender-Related Development Index (GDI)
Human Development Index (HDI)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 9 Key Terms
Development
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Gender-Related Development Index (GDI)
Human Development Index (HDI)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
45 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 9 Key Terms
Development
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Gender-Related Development Index (GDI)
Human Development Index (HDI)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
18 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 11 Key Terms
Break-of-bulk point
Bulk-gaining industry
Bulk-reducing industry
Cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in home, rather than in a factory, found…
Break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Bulk-gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 3 Key Terms
Brain drain
Chain migration
Circulation
Counterurbanization
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that occur on a…
Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Chain migration
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Two Key Terms
agricultural density
agricultural revolution
baby boom
carrying capacity
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
An increase in population by almost 30 million people followi…
The maximum number of individuals of any species that can be…
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
agricultural revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
31 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 8 Key Terms
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
52 terms
OHS The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Two Key Terms
agricultural density
agricultural revolution
baby boom
carrying capacity
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
An increase in population by almost 30 million people followi…
The maximum number of individuals of any species that can be…
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
agricultural revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
18 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 7 Key Terms
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
18 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 7 Key Terms
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
15 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography - Chapter 11 Key Terms
Break-of-bulk point
Bulk-gaining industry
Bulk-reducing industry
Cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in home, rather than in a factory, found…
Break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Bulk-gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
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