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IGCSE Geography- Human development
Affluence
Core
Deprivation
Development
Wealth
the most important economic, political and social area of a c…
when the standard of living and quality of life fall below a…
economic and social progress that leads to an improvement in…
Affluence
Wealth
Core
the most important economic, political and social area of a c…
34 terms
AP Human Geography, Development
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Demand
Developed country (MDC)
The number of births to women aged 15-19 years old per 1,000…
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
Quantity of a good or service that consumers are willing and…
A modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births to women aged 15-19 years old per 1,000…
Biomass fuel
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
43 terms
AP Human Geography: Development
Active solar energy systems
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Breeder reactor
Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste.
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium.
Active solar energy systems
Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
18 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
62 terms
Economic Development Human Geography
developed country
developing country
human development index
more developed country
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
A country that has low industrial production and little moder…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
(MDC) also known as a relatively developed country, a country…
developed country
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
developing country
A country that has low industrial production and little moder…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
29 terms
Ch. 9 AP Human Geography (Development)
four little tigers
Development
primary sector
Consumer goods
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
Household products, clothing, and other goods people buy to u…
four little tigers
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY DEVELOPMENT
Development
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Gross nationally income (GNI)
Per capita
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
The value of total output of goods and services produced in a…
Calculates the monetary worth of what is produced within a co…
An approximation of the value of goods produced per person in…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gross domestic product (GDP)
The value of total output of goods and services produced in a…
62 terms
Economic Development Human Geography
developed country
developing country
human development index
more developed country
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
A country that has low industrial production and little moder…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
(MDC) also known as a relatively developed country, a country…
developed country
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
developing country
A country that has low industrial production and little moder…
34 terms
AP Human Geography, Development
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Demand
Developed country (MDC)
The number of births to women aged 15-19 years old per 1,000…
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
Quantity of a good or service that consumers are willing and…
A modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births to women aged 15-19 years old per 1,000…
Biomass fuel
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
29 terms
AP Human Geography (Development)
four little tigers
Development
primary sector
Consumer goods
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
Household products, clothing, and other goods people buy to u…
four little tigers
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
29 terms
Ch. 9 AP Human Geography (Development)
four little tigers
Development
primary sector
Consumer goods
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
Household products, clothing, and other goods people buy to u…
four little tigers
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
29 terms
AP Human Geography (Development)
four little tigers
Development
primary sector
Consumer goods
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
Household products, clothing, and other goods people buy to u…
four little tigers
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
13 terms
Development (Human Geography)
Developement
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
An improvement in material conditions
the goal is to protect workers and small businesses in LDCs b…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Developement
An improvement in material conditions
Fair Trade
the goal is to protect workers and small businesses in LDCs b…
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IGCSE Geography- Human development
Affluence
Core
Deprivation
Development
Wealth
the most important economic, political and social area of a c…
when the standard of living and quality of life fall below a…
economic and social progress that leads to an improvement in…
Affluence
Wealth
Core
the most important economic, political and social area of a c…
16 terms
Geography Human Development Dilemmas
Defining the development
Key ways to measure the development
Gross domestic product
Price prucahsing parity
...
> life expectancy ... > lietracy rate ... > number of patients assi…
Advantages ... > easy to Caclaute ... > allow for compassion ... Disa…
...
Defining the development
...
Key ways to measure the development
> life expectancy ... > lietracy rate ... > number of patients assi…
19 terms
AP Human Geography - Development
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
62 terms
Development in Human Geography
Agglomeration
Capitalism
Basic industries
Communism
The centralization of parts of an industry for the industry a…
An economic system that lets the competitive market determine…
The industries that are the focal point for the city.
An economic system in which the government has total control…
Agglomeration
The centralization of parts of an industry for the industry a…
Capitalism
An economic system that lets the competitive market determine…
28 terms
Ap Human Geography Development
Commodity Chain
Developing
Gross National Product (GNP)
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
With respect to a a country making progress in technology, pr…
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
With respect to a a country making progress in technology, pr…
43 terms
AP Human Geography Development
Active Solar Energy Systems
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Biomass Fuel
Breeder Reactor
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
the number of births per 1,000 woman ages 15 to 19
fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
a nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Active Solar Energy Systems
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
the number of births per 1,000 woman ages 15 to 19
43 terms
AP Human Geography: Development
Active solar energy systems
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Breeder reactor
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Active solar energy systems
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
15 terms
Human Geography-Development
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Gross National Product (GNP)
Human Development Index (HDI)
primary sector
the value of the total output of goods and services produced…
similar to GDP, except that it includes income that people ea…
indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
jobs that involve extracting materials from the Earth (agricu…
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
the value of the total output of goods and services produced…
Gross National Product (GNP)
similar to GDP, except that it includes income that people ea…
87 terms
Ap human geography development
Macroeconomics
Structuralism
World system
Modernization
Study of large-scale economic factors like GNP and national p…
Unequal concentrations of wealth and make it difficult for de…
Wallerstein Core periphery theory
Term for all of Rostow's stages of economic development
Macroeconomics
Study of large-scale economic factors like GNP and national p…
Structuralism
Unequal concentrations of wealth and make it difficult for de…
20 terms
AP Human Geography- Development
Commodity Chain
Core Periphery Model
Deglomeration
Development
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
Model of the spatial structure of development in which underd…
Process of industrial deconcentration in response to technolo…
Making progress in technology, production, and socioeconomic…
Commodity Chain
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
Core Periphery Model
Model of the spatial structure of development in which underd…
17 terms
Development (AP Human Geography)
Developed Country
Developing Country
Development
Fair trade
Has progressed further along the development continuum. (Also…
A country in an earlier stage of development which is expecte…
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
means that products are made and traded according to standard…
Developed Country
Has progressed further along the development continuum. (Also…
Developing Country
A country in an earlier stage of development which is expecte…
18 terms
human geography: development
development
fair trade
foreign direct investment (FDI)
gender development measure (GDM)
a process of improvement in the material conditions of the pe…
an alternative to international trade that emphasizes small b…
the investment made by a foreign company in the economy of an…
compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
development
a process of improvement in the material conditions of the pe…
fair trade
an alternative to international trade that emphasizes small b…
9 terms
Development Human Geography
Maquiladoras
Structuralist Theory
Dependency Theory
Formal Economy
Zones in North Mexico that use low wage workers to make U.S p…
A model that explains how core countries deprive the peripher…
The Core, Semi-Periphery, and the Periphery have to work toge…
The legal economy that us taxed and monitored by the governme…
Maquiladoras
Zones in North Mexico that use low wage workers to make U.S p…
Structuralist Theory
A model that explains how core countries deprive the peripher…
21 terms
AP Human Geography: Development
Commodity Chain
Dependency Theory
Development
Dollarization
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
Structuralist theory that political and economic relations be…
A country makes progress in technology, production, and socio…
When a poorer country ties the value of its currency to that…
Commodity Chain
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
Dependency Theory
Structuralist theory that political and economic relations be…
21 terms
Human Geography Development
commodity chain
Gross National Product
Gross Domestic Product
per capita GNI
series of links connecting many places of production & distri…
total value of officially recorded goods and services in a co…
total value of all goods and services produced in a country i…
GNI of a country divided by its population
commodity chain
series of links connecting many places of production & distri…
Gross National Product
total value of officially recorded goods and services in a co…
34 terms
AP Human Geography Development
Geographical Factors
Technological Development
Large Infrastructure Issues
Political Factors
Site and Situation Factors
Advancement in the technological field
Transportation, finance, education
Type of Government and its influence on the economy
Geographical Factors
Site and Situation Factors
Technological Development
Advancement in the technological field
27 terms
AP Human geography Development
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
22 terms
AP Human Geography: Development
Commodity Chain
Dependency Theory
Development
dollarization
series of links connecting the many places of producing and d…
based on the idea that certain type of political and economic…
the extent to which the human and natural resources of an are…
when a poorer country ties the value of its currency to that…
Commodity Chain
series of links connecting the many places of producing and d…
Dependency Theory
based on the idea that certain type of political and economic…
34 terms
Human Geography Development Test
GNP
GNI
commercialization
the urban hierarchy
measure of the total value of the officially recorded goods a…
calculates the monetary worth of what is produced within a co…
the transformation of an area of a city into an area attracti…
hamlet, village, town, city, metropolis
GNP
measure of the total value of the officially recorded goods a…
GNI
calculates the monetary worth of what is produced within a co…
76 terms
ap human geography / development
GII
steps of textiles
northeast
break-of-bulk
gender inequality index
spinning, weaving, and assembly
old location of the industrial heartland in the US
when goods change the way they are moved/transported; from tr…
GII
gender inequality index
steps of textiles
spinning, weaving, and assembly
12 terms
Geography- Human development Index
Top 5 highest ranking countries in the…
5 least ranking countries in the Human…
Highest ranking country in the human d…
Lowest ranking country in the human de…
USA - best... Australia... UK... France... Germany
Mali - worst ... Nigeria... Bangladesh ... Kenya... Pakistan
USA
Mali
Top 5 highest ranking countries in the…
USA - best... Australia... UK... France... Germany
5 least ranking countries in the Human…
Mali - worst ... Nigeria... Bangladesh ... Kenya... Pakistan
6 terms
Geography: Human Development Index
human development index
composite index
variables that make up the HDI
education attainment
measures the quality of life instead of economical figures --…
multiple indices which make up one index
life expectancy -- shows government investment in healthcare…
obtained by combining adult literacy rates amp the primary, s…
human development index
measures the quality of life instead of economical figures --…
composite index
multiple indices which make up one index
13 terms
AP Human Geography: Development
Development
More Developed Country
Less Developed Country
Human Development Index
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
(Relatively Developed Country) One which has progressed furth…
(Developing Country) A country in an earlier stage of develop…
A system that measures a country's level of development based…
Development
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
More Developed Country
(Relatively Developed Country) One which has progressed furth…
14 terms
Human Geography- Development
Dependency Theory
Gender-Empowerment Index
Gender-Related Development Index
Gross Domestic Product
States that LDCs tend to have a higher dependency ratio, the…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
The value of the total number of goods and services produced…
Dependency Theory
States that LDCs tend to have a higher dependency ratio, the…
Gender-Empowerment Index
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
71 terms
AP Human Geography - Development
Development
MDC
LDC
GDP: Gross Domestic Product
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
More developed countries... Example: China, US, Japan
Less developed countries... Example: China, Congo
Value of the total output of goods and services in a country…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
MDC
More developed countries... Example: China, US, Japan
28 terms
AP Human Geography Development-Industrialization
GNP (GDP)
NAFTA
MDC's
mixed economy
GDP- gross domestic product; all goods and services produced…
(north american free trade agreement) signed my mexico, canad…
more developed countries (Switzerland, Baltic states: Estonia…
An economy in which private enterprise exists in combination…
GNP (GDP)
GDP- gross domestic product; all goods and services produced…
NAFTA
(north american free trade agreement) signed my mexico, canad…
Geography-Human-The Development Gap
The use of resources, natural and huma…
A division contrasting economically we…
25% of world population-Developed... 75%…
High literacy rates-Developed ... Low lit…
Development
Brandt line
Contrasts in development-Population
Contrasts in development-Literacy
The use of resources, natural and huma…
Development
A division contrasting economically we…
Brandt line
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Human Geography AQA: development
What environmental factors cause a cou…
Main political factors that slow devel…
Main economic factors that slow develo…
Main social factors that affect develo…
- Poor climate... - Poor farming land... - Limited water supplies... -…
- War... - Unstable government ... - Political corruption
- Poor trade links... - Debt... - An economy based on primary produ…
- Drinking water... - The place of women in society... - Child educ…
What environmental factors cause a cou…
- Poor climate... - Poor farming land... - Limited water supplies... -…
Main political factors that slow devel…
- War... - Unstable government ... - Political corruption
11 terms
Geography - Human Development Indicators
life expectancy
infant mortality rate
poverty
access to basic services
the average age to which a person lives
the number of babies per 1000 live births who die under the a…
indices count the percentage of people living below the pover…
the availability of services necessary for a healthy life (cl…
life expectancy
the average age to which a person lives
infant mortality rate
the number of babies per 1000 live births who die under the a…
42 terms
AP HUman Geography - Human Development
active solar energy systems
adolescent fertility rate
biomass fuel
breeder reactor
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
the number of births per 1,000 women aged 15-19
fuel that derives from plant material & animal waste
a nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
active solar energy systems
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
adolescent fertility rate
the number of births per 1,000 women aged 15-19
27 terms
Geography: Development + Human Welfare
development
GNI
GDP
employment by sector
the economic and social progress that leads to an improvement…
gross national income
gross domestic product
measuring the relative importance of the 4 major economic sec…
development
the economic and social progress that leads to an improvement…
GNI
gross national income
61 terms
Human Geography Development
biomass
active solar energy
passive solar energy
demand
fuel that derives form plant material and animal waste
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
solar energy systems that collect energy without the use of m…
the quantity of something that consumer are willing and able…
biomass
fuel that derives form plant material and animal waste
active solar energy
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
27 terms
AP Human Geography "Development/ Industry"
Desertification
GNP
GDP
HDI - Indicators
-The process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically…
Gross National Product... - The total value of all goods and…
Gross Domestic Product... - The value of the total output of…
Human Development Index Indicators... 1. Access to knowledge
Desertification
-The process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically…
GNP
Gross National Product... - The total value of all goods and…
66 terms
Human Geography Development Vocab
Active Solar Energy Systems
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Biomass Fuel
Breeder Reactor
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
the number of births per 1000 women ages 15-19.
fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste.
nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium.
Active Solar Energy Systems
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
the number of births per 1000 women ages 15-19.
23 terms
AP Human Geography Development
Agricultural Labor Force
Calorie consumption
Core-Periphery model
Cultural Convergence
The number of people who work in agriculture. This is importa…
As a percentage of daily requirement is an important index of…
This describes the pattern of distribution of the MDCs and LD…
The change in culture that occurs as diffusion of ideas and t…
Agricultural Labor Force
The number of people who work in agriculture. This is importa…
Calorie consumption
As a percentage of daily requirement is an important index of…
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