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Cultural Geography
Culture region
Culture trait
Culture complex
Culture systems
All the attributes of a culture
A single attribute of a culture
One trait is the same between cultures
Grouping complexes together by specific traits
Culture region
All the attributes of a culture
Culture trait
A single attribute of a culture
19 terms
Cultural Geography
Indo-European
pidgen
Creole
lingua franca
most widely spread language group
2 languages merged into a new language
evolved pidgen into fully formed (primary) language
simple form of 2 or more complex languages used in trade
Indo-European
most widely spread language group
pidgen
2 languages merged into a new language
30 terms
Cultural Geography
7.4 billion people
Developed
Developing
Rate of Natural Increase
World population
countries that have low or negative growth rates.
countries that are facing problems due to high birth rates wh…
annual birth rate compared to annual death rate per 1,000 peo…
7.4 billion people
World population
Developed
countries that have low or negative growth rates.
17 terms
cultural geography
birth rate
death rate
population
population density
the number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
A group of individuals that live in the same area
Number of people per square mile
birth rate
the number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
death rate
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
26 terms
Cultural Geography
culture region
culture trait
culture complex
culture systems
area within which a culture system is present (clothing, buil…
single attribute of a culture (food utensils)
multiple cultures exhibiting a culture trait, but each cultur…
culture complexes that have common traits (ethnicity, language)
culture region
area within which a culture system is present (clothing, buil…
culture trait
single attribute of a culture (food utensils)
16 terms
Cultural Geography Vocabulary
assimilation
culture
cultural diffusion
cultural trait
a minority group gradually adopts the customs and attitudes o…
the ideas, behavior and things common to a group of people
the spread of elements of culture
a single idea, behavior or thing common to a culture
assimilation
a minority group gradually adopts the customs and attitudes o…
culture
the ideas, behavior and things common to a group of people
27 terms
Cultural Geography
Aspects of Cultural Geography
Nine Universals of Culture
Material Culture
Arts, Play and Recreation
language, religion, racial groups, political systems, customs…
material culture, art, language, social organization, social…
food, clothing, weapons, housing, transportation, personal po…
folk art and fine art
Aspects of Cultural Geography
language, religion, racial groups, political systems, customs…
Nine Universals of Culture
material culture, art, language, social organization, social…
36 terms
Cultural Geography
Geography
5 Themes
2 main branches
Physical
Derives from greek words meaning to write about or describe t…
Location, Place, Region, Movement, Human Env
Human and Physical
focuses on environmental dynamics
Geography
Derives from greek words meaning to write about or describe t…
5 Themes
Location, Place, Region, Movement, Human Env
49 terms
Cultural Geography
Place
Location
Toponym
Site
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
the position that something occupies on Earth's surface
The name given to a place on earth- names can be the founder,…
the physical character of a place (climate, water sources, ve…
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Location
the position that something occupies on Earth's surface
46 terms
BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Plate tectonics
Faults
Fold
Continental drift theory
plates (pieces of broken crust) that crash into and pull apar…
deep cracks in the earth's surface where two pieces of land h…
unconsolidated sediment that can bend upward when it is pushe…
claims that all of the continents were once linked into one s…
Plate tectonics
plates (pieces of broken crust) that crash into and pull apar…
Faults
deep cracks in the earth's surface where two pieces of land h…
42 terms
Cultural Geography
Cultural Geography
Culture Trait
Culture System
Culture Region
= patterns of behavior common to a group of people, the way o…
a single distinguishing feature of a culture.
a collection of interacting cultural traits and cultural... comp…
portion of the Earth's surface occupied by people... sharing rec…
Cultural Geography
= patterns of behavior common to a group of people, the way o…
Culture Trait
a single distinguishing feature of a culture.
63 terms
Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Animism
Artifact
Buddhism
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
Any item that represents a material aspect of culture
System of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Animism
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
68 terms
Cultural Geography
Balkinization... *
Boundary... *
City-State... *
Colonialism... *
Nations split up into different countries because of conflict…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territor…
An independent state consisting of a city and its surrounding…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
Balkinization... *
Nations split up into different countries because of conflict…
Boundary... *
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territor…
Cultural Geography
culture
culture traits
culture region
ethnic group
all the features of a people's way of life
learned activities and behaviors that people often take part in
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
human populations that share a common culture or ancestry
culture
all the features of a people's way of life
culture traits
learned activities and behaviors that people often take part in
Cultural Geography
Satellite
GPS
SONAR
GIS
Shows images of earth's surface from space. Ex: Compare older…
Provides reliable location and time info in all weather, at a…
Analyzes sound to determine distance and direction. Ex: Used…
Uses computer technology to collect, manipulate, analyze, and…
Satellite
Shows images of earth's surface from space. Ex: Compare older…
GPS
Provides reliable location and time info in all weather, at a…
25 terms
Cultural Geography
Cultural Geography
Culture and Identity
Globalized Culture
Cultural Systems
the study of how space, place, landscape, and culture influen…
cultures are built through complex interactions between ident…
globalized and dynamic, meaning that it changes with space an…
shared territories, histories, languages, religions, and broa…
Cultural Geography
the study of how space, place, landscape, and culture influen…
Culture and Identity
cultures are built through complex interactions between ident…
36 terms
Cultural Geography
Culture
Material and Non Material Elements
Cultural Landscape
Elements of Culture
learned way of life of a group (individual habits are necessa…
tangible and intangible things are part of culture
man's modifications on the land
trait, complex, region and realm
Culture
learned way of life of a group (individual habits are necessa…
Material and Non Material Elements
tangible and intangible things are part of culture
116 terms
Cultural Geography
Religare, Relegere
cultural system
a religion's worldview and its ethos
social, cultural, and environmental as…
The English word 'religion' is based on two Latin words:
Religion is a __________ _________. It is an integrated compl…
Religious faith regarding the superhuman is generally organiz…
The geography of religion is less concerned with religion per…
Religare, Relegere
The English word 'religion' is based on two Latin words:
cultural system
Religion is a __________ _________. It is an integrated compl…
63 terms
Cultural Geography
acculturation
animism
artifact
Buddhism
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
any item that represents a material aspect of culture
system of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
acculturation
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
animism
most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
25 terms
Cultural Geography
Culture
Material Culture
Cultural Geography
Popular Culture
a group of belief systems, norms & values practiced by a peop…
things that are constructed
seeks to understand role played by politics & economy in esta…
practices & meaning systems produced by large groups of peopl…
Culture
a group of belief systems, norms & values practiced by a peop…
Material Culture
things that are constructed
111 terms
Cultural Geography
culture
cultural landscape
components of culture
cultural synthesis/syncretism
the shared experience, traits, and activities of a group of p…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
art, architecture, language, music, film and television, food…
the blending together together of two or more cultural influe…
culture
the shared experience, traits, and activities of a group of p…
cultural landscape
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
21 terms
Cultural Geography
acculturalism
animism
artifact
assimilation
when one group of people adopt the culture traits of another…
The belief in a supernatural power that organizes and animate…
The material manifestations of culture, including tools, hous…
the process whereby a minority group gradually adopts the cus…
acculturalism
when one group of people adopt the culture traits of another…
animism
The belief in a supernatural power that organizes and animate…
31 terms
Cultural geography
Cultural landscape
Cultural geography
Cultural ecology
Environmental determinism
The modification of the matural landscape by human activities…
The transformation of the land and the ways that humans inter…
Field that studies the relationship between the natural envir…
Physical environment, especially the climate and terrain, act…
Cultural landscape
The modification of the matural landscape by human activities…
Cultural geography
The transformation of the land and the ways that humans inter…
Cultural Geography
Geography
Culture
Human Geography
Space
According to (YI-Fu Tuan) geography is the study of Earth as…
A total way of life help in common by a group of people
Is the study of the relationship between people and the place…
Term used to connote the objective, quantitative, theoretical…
Geography
According to (YI-Fu Tuan) geography is the study of Earth as…
Culture
A total way of life help in common by a group of people
52 terms
Cultural Geography
What is Culture?
The Cultural Landscape
List of components of culture
Reading the Cultural Landscape
- Culture is the shared experience, traits, and activities of…
- Almost everything we see and hear in the human landscape ex…
- Art... - Architecture... - Language... - Music... - Film and Television…
- We can think about the cultural landscape as a form of text…
What is Culture?
- Culture is the shared experience, traits, and activities of…
The Cultural Landscape
- Almost everything we see and hear in the human landscape ex…
Cultural geography
Acculturation
Animism
Artifact
Buddhism
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
most prevalent in Africa and the America's, doctrine in which…
any item that represents a material aspect of culture. ... examp…
system of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
Acculturation
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Animism
most prevalent in Africa and the America's, doctrine in which…
Cultural Geography
Anderson (2015)
Davidson et al. (2005)
Cosgrove (1985)
Spinney (2006)
Ratzel: Lebensraum... Sauer: landscapes as a palimpsest
Cannot represent that which lies beyond the scope of represen…
Landscape was ideological control over space; a way of seeing…
Cycling on Mont Ventoux
Anderson (2015)
Ratzel: Lebensraum... Sauer: landscapes as a palimpsest
Davidson et al. (2005)
Cannot represent that which lies beyond the scope of represen…
35 terms
Cultural Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Cultural geography
Culture trait
tendency to judge another culture based on your own culture,…
language, religion, architecture, clothing, economics, family…
the study of all the features of a people's way of life
activities and behaviors that a group practices
Ethnocentrism
tendency to judge another culture based on your own culture,…
Culture
language, religion, architecture, clothing, economics, family…
Cultural Geography
acculturation
animism
artifact
buddhism
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
any item that represents a material aspect of culture
system of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realties for…
acculturation
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
animism
most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
Cultural Geography
acculturation
animism
artifact
buddhism
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
Belief system that started in India in the 500s BC. Happiness…
acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Animism
Artifact
Buddhism
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Most prevalent in Africa an the Americas, doctrine in which t…
Any item that represents a material aspect of culture
System of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Animism
Most prevalent in Africa an the Americas, doctrine in which t…
cultural geography
acculturation
animism
artifact
Buddhism
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
any item that represents a material aspect of culture
system of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
acculturation
the adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
animism
most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
Cultural Geography
Ethnicity
Ethnic Group
Segregation
Language
affiliation with a group where racial, cultural, religious or…
number of group share ethnicity
measure of the degree to which members of a minority group ar…
an organized system of speech How are languages formed?... - ca…
Ethnicity
affiliation with a group where racial, cultural, religious or…
Ethnic Group
number of group share ethnicity
36 terms
Cultural Geography
Geography
Culture
Cultural geography
5 geographical themes
The study of the location of people and activities across Ear…
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
The study of spatial variations among cultural traits and the…
Culture region, cultural diffusion, cultural ecology, culture…
Geography
The study of the location of people and activities across Ear…
Culture
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
Cultural Geography
satellite
GPS
sonar
GIS
is an artificial object which has been internationally placed…
stands for a global positioning system is a radio navigation…
a system for the direction of objects underwater and for meas…
or geo information system (gis) is a system designed to captu…
satellite
is an artificial object which has been internationally placed…
GPS
stands for a global positioning system is a radio navigation…
Cultural Geography
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Assimilation
Judging a culture or society by comparing it to your own cult…
The field of geography that studies people's cultures around…
adopting a trait from another culture
The blending in to a culture
Ethnocentrism
Judging a culture or society by comparing it to your own cult…
Cultural Geography
The field of geography that studies people's cultures around…
16 terms
Cultural geography
culture
population density
Natural Increase
Natural Boundary
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
The number of individuals in an area of a specific size
Population growth measured as the excess of live births over…
a boundary created by physical features, such as a mountain,…
culture
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
population density
The number of individuals in an area of a specific size
47 terms
Geography: Cultural
Acculturation
Animism
Buddhism
Christianity
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
System of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
The world's most widespread religion. Christianity is a monot…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Animism
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
41 terms
Cultural Geography
Habit
Custom
Folk culture
Pop culture
A repetitive act that a particular individual performs
A repetitive act of a group performed to the extent that it b…
Traditionally practiced primarily by small, homogeneous group…
Found in large, heterogeneous societies that share certain ha…
Habit
A repetitive act that a particular individual performs
Custom
A repetitive act of a group performed to the extent that it b…
14 terms
Cultural Geography
nonmaterial culture
material
culture region
culture landscape
beliefs, practices, values
constructed usually reflects nonmaterial
certain culture is practice by the majority in the area
landscape reflects culture... everyday objects given meaning
nonmaterial culture
beliefs, practices, values
material
constructed usually reflects nonmaterial
38 terms
cultural geography
Williams, "Culture"
Geertz, "Thick Description: Towards an…
cultural geography is...
Abu-Lughod, "Writing Against Culture"
history of term "culture":... -From root word colere in Latin to…
-culture is not set of practices, laws and beliefs, but inste…
-culture as distribution of things (furniture, clothing, road…
The problem with culture: self versus other but also hierarch…
Williams, "Culture"
history of term "culture":... -From root word colere in Latin to…
Geertz, "Thick Description: Towards an…
-culture is not set of practices, laws and beliefs, but inste…
Cultural Geography
Reign
Tsunami
Maritime
Indigenous
To rule as a monarch
Ocean waves triggered by an earthquake, volcano, or other mov…
Having to do with the ocean.
Native to or characteristic of a specific place.
Reign
To rule as a monarch
Tsunami
Ocean waves triggered by an earthquake, volcano, or other mov…
15 terms
Cultural Geography
stereotype
pop (popular) culture
culture trait
folk culture
Generalizations (widely held beliefs) that are commonly conne…
a type of culture that is practiced by a large, heterogeneous…
a way in which people identify themselves with a culture (sin…
a type of culture that is practiced by a small, homogeneous (…
stereotype
Generalizations (widely held beliefs) that are commonly conne…
pop (popular) culture
a type of culture that is practiced by a large, heterogeneous…
Cultural Geography
stereotype
pop culture
culture trait
folk culture
a generalized belief about a group of people
cultural traits that are a part of today's changeable, urban-…
a defining characteristic of the culture that is shared by mo…
a culture group that is small, that includes a uniform popula…
stereotype
a generalized belief about a group of people
pop culture
cultural traits that are a part of today's changeable, urban-…
22 terms
cultural geography
ethnocentrism
cultural geography
acculturation
assimilation
the belief that your ethnic group is more superior than others
the study of all of the features of people's way of life
process of a cultural group adopts some parts of another group
when people lose parts of their culture and instead adapt par…
ethnocentrism
the belief that your ethnic group is more superior than others
cultural geography
the study of all of the features of people's way of life
38 terms
Cultural Geography Europe
Immigrant
Refugee
Feudalism
Middle Ages
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
A person who flees for safety, especially to a foreign countr…
A political, economic, and social system based on the relatio…
the years between ancient and modern times.
Immigrant
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
Refugee
A person who flees for safety, especially to a foreign countr…
10 terms
Cultural Geography
Culture traits
Culture religion
Ethnic group
Acculturation
Activities or behaviors that define a culture
An area with common culture traits
Common ancestry
Taking a culture trait from another culture
Culture traits
Activities or behaviors that define a culture
Culture religion
An area with common culture traits
Cultural Geography
Death Rate
Birthrate
Natural Increase
Population Density
number of deaths per 1000 in a given population.
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
Difference between # of births and deaths
The average number of people in a square mile or square kilom…
Death Rate
number of deaths per 1000 in a given population.
Birthrate
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
82 terms
Cultural Geography Europe,
Immigrant
Refugee
Feudalism
Middle Ages
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
A person who flees for safety, especially to a foreign countr…
A political, economic, and social system based on the relatio…
the years between ancient and modern times.
Immigrant
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
Refugee
A person who flees for safety, especially to a foreign countr…
28 terms
Cultural Geography Europe
Immigrant
Refugee
Feudalism
Middle Ages
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
A person who flees for safety, especially to a foreign countr…
A political, economic, and social system based on the relatio…
the years between ancient and modern times.
Immigrant
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
Refugee
A person who flees for safety, especially to a foreign countr…
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