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Environment & Development
Woodhouse (2000)
MDG7
how much of the Amazon Rainforest has…
Kingsbury (2004)
throughout history human activity has changed the environment…
'to ensure environmental sustainability'
1/5
water is scarce in many areas bc of industrialisation
Woodhouse (2000)
throughout history human activity has changed the environment…
MDG7
'to ensure environmental sustainability'
26 terms
Living Environment: Reproduction and Development
asexual reproduction
cloning
development
differentiation
A reproductive process that involves only one parent and prod…
a technique used to make identical organisms
the changes that occur from the fertilized egg to a complete…
process in which cells become specialized in structure and fu…
asexual reproduction
A reproductive process that involves only one parent and prod…
cloning
a technique used to make identical organisms
45 terms
The Environment and Development
Economic Development leads to
Issues with state-centrism
UN Conference on the Human Environment…
First executive director of the UNEP
modernization, capitalism, economic growth, industrialization…
Collective action problems must be addressed through cooperat…
created the UNEP; HQ in Nairobi, it attached environmental pr…
Maurice Strong
Economic Development leads to
modernization, capitalism, economic growth, industrialization…
Issues with state-centrism
Collective action problems must be addressed through cooperat…
42 terms
Environment and Development
Greenhouse gases cause Global warming
Afforestation
Marginal Land
Conservation
1.Green house gases forms a layer in the atmosphere around th…
Planting seeds or trees to make a forest on land that has not…
-Land of poor quality for farming and housing and other uses…
The act of preserving, guarding or protecting biodiversity, e…
Greenhouse gases cause Global warming
1.Green house gases forms a layer in the atmosphere around th…
Afforestation
Planting seeds or trees to make a forest on land that has not…
84 terms
Environment and Development
What are the underlying assumptions to…
Does environmental kruzenet curve expl…
Can we explain water quality or air po…
What are the three questions posed by…
1. knowledge intensive and capital system... 2. Pro-growth model…
area of production is well defined... socio economic factors... pol…
Well-understood/well defined... easy to measure with technology…
Where do we come from?... What are we?... Where are we going?
What are the underlying assumptions to…
1. knowledge intensive and capital system... 2. Pro-growth model…
Does environmental kruzenet curve expl…
area of production is well defined... socio economic factors... pol…
45 terms
The Environment and Development
Economic Development leads to
Issues with state-centrism
UN Conference on the Human Environment…
First executive director of the UNEP
modernization, capitalism, economic growth, industrialization…
Collective action problems must be addressed through cooperat…
created the UNEP; HG in Nairobi, it attached environmental pr…
Maurice Strong
Economic Development leads to
modernization, capitalism, economic growth, industrialization…
Issues with state-centrism
Collective action problems must be addressed through cooperat…
45 terms
The Environment and Development
Economic Development leads to
Issues with state-centrism
UN Conference on the Human Environment…
First executive director of the UNEP
modernization, capitalism, economic growth, industrialization…
Collective action problems must be addressed through cooperat…
created the UNEP; HG in Nairobi, it attached environmental pr…
Maurice Strong
Economic Development leads to
modernization, capitalism, economic growth, industrialization…
Issues with state-centrism
Collective action problems must be addressed through cooperat…
15 terms
Living Environment-Reproduction and Development
species
sex cells
cloning
cell division
group of related organisms that reproduce
also know as gametes... (sperm & egg cells)... carry genes to offsp…
creating identical genetic copies
separation of a cell into 2 cells
species
group of related organisms that reproduce
sex cells
also know as gametes... (sperm & egg cells)... carry genes to offsp…
17 terms
SW Asia Environment and Development
Natural Resource
Oil (Petroleum)
OPEC
Drought
Useful good that cannot be created by humanity. Provided by n…
Fossil fuel used to power cars, electricity, etc.
Organization of Petroleum (oil) exporting countries who contr…
A period of time with no rain
Natural Resource
Useful good that cannot be created by humanity. Provided by n…
Oil (Petroleum)
Fossil fuel used to power cars, electricity, etc.
Development in the Social Environment
Oral Stage
Anal Stage
Phallic Stage
Latency Stage
0-1 years, experience world from stimulation of oral cavity (…
1-3 years, gain control over the anal sphincter and bowels. (…
3-6 years, pleasure zone becomes the genitals. Oedipus and El…
6-12 years, focus on genitals and sexuality develops into mor…
Oral Stage
0-1 years, experience world from stimulation of oral cavity (…
Anal Stage
1-3 years, gain control over the anal sphincter and bowels. (…
Intergrated Development Environment (IDE)
Source code Editor
interpreter
Automation tool
Debugger
allowing the writtinng and editing of code
allows source code to be translated to machine code one line…
Automates tasks such as finishing off key words and indentation
identifies syntax error and logic errors and shows where they…
Source code Editor
allowing the writtinng and editing of code
interpreter
allows source code to be translated to machine code one line…
Ch. 10: Environment and Development
Sustainability
Environmental accounting
Environmental capital
Sustainable net national income (NNI*)
Sustainability - reflects the need for careful balance betwee…
Environmental accounting - the incorporation of environmental…
Environmental capital - the portion of a country's overall ca…
Sustainable net national income (NNI*) - an environmental acc…
Sustainability
Sustainability - reflects the need for careful balance betwee…
Environmental accounting
Environmental accounting - the incorporation of environmental…
30 terms
Environment and Sustainable Development
Pollution
Disability-adjusted life year (DALY)
Ecosystem
Sustainable development
presence of substances in the environment that inconvenience…
statistical measure combining in one number years lost to pre…
an animated, interactive realm of plants, animals and microor…
nonpolluting economic growth that raises standards of living…
Pollution
presence of substances in the environment that inconvenience…
Disability-adjusted life year (DALY)
statistical measure combining in one number years lost to pre…
14 terms
Heredity & Environment, Prenatal Development
Genotype
Phenotype
Reaction Range
Stages of Prenatal Development
Genetic component, actual genes
Outward manifestation of a genotype
Degree of potential environmental influence determined by her…
The germinal stage... The embryonic stage... The fetal stage
Genotype
Genetic component, actual genes
Phenotype
Outward manifestation of a genotype
15 terms
Chapter 10: The Environment and Development
A major cause of environmental degrada…
Sustainable development means _______
Which of the following environmental p…
Which of the following conditions is v…
population growth, rural poverty, and rapid urbanization
meeting the present generation's needs without compromising t…
Deforestation, soil erosion, and ground water contamination
exclusivity
A major cause of environmental degrada…
population growth, rural poverty, and rapid urbanization
Sustainable development means _______
meeting the present generation's needs without compromising t…
26 terms
Chapter 3: Genes, Environment, and Development
Species Heredity
Darwin's Theory
Natural Selection
Zygote
shared genetic features with members of the same species that…
natural selection... there is genetic variation bw members in a…
genes that more heavily related to adaptation/survival are mo…
cell that results from the union of sperm and ovum at concept…
Species Heredity
shared genetic features with members of the same species that…
Darwin's Theory
natural selection... there is genetic variation bw members in a…
20 terms
Chapter 3 Development and environment
During this phase of prenatal developm…
The period of the embryo marks the beg…
The embryonic disk forms three layers.…
External genitalia develop during this…
germinal period
False
endoderm
period of the fetus
During this phase of prenatal developm…
germinal period
The period of the embryo marks the beg…
False
22 terms
Living Environment: Reproduction and Development
Asexual Reproduction
Cloning
Differentiation
Egg
a method of reproduction in which all the genes passed onto t…
A technique used to make identical organisms
the process that transforms developing cells into specialized…
a sex cell produced by a female
Asexual Reproduction
a method of reproduction in which all the genes passed onto t…
Cloning
A technique used to make identical organisms
Prenatal Development and the Environment
What can affect the normal development…
How often is an ovum released from the…
Ovum
How long can sperm travel up the cervi…
biological and environmental influences, environmental injury…
Every 28 days
unfertilized egg
Up to 6 days
What can affect the normal development…
biological and environmental influences, environmental injury…
How often is an ovum released from the…
Every 28 days
43 terms
Human Development and Behavior in the Environment
development psychology
maturation
interactionism
birth to two months
study the changes in behavior from concept until death
an individual is generally based on age
generally deals with the development of the individual with e…
probably can notice faces and bright objects
development psychology
study the changes in behavior from concept until death
maturation
an individual is generally based on age
Human Development and Behavior in the Environment
Denial
Displacement
Intellectualization
Projection
An ego defense mechanism that operates unconsciously to resol…
An unconscious defense mechanism, whereby the mind redirects…
Concentrating on the intellectual components of the situation…
Attributing to others, one's own unacceptable or unwanted tho…
Denial
An ego defense mechanism that operates unconsciously to resol…
Displacement
An unconscious defense mechanism, whereby the mind redirects…
6 terms
development, Evolution, and Environment
symbiotic inheritance
Phenotypic Accomodation
genetic accomodation
genetic assimilation
Pea aphids and symbiotic bacteria... Bacteria provide essential…
Mutual adjustments of parts during development... Adjustments in…
-Traits begin as environmentally induced and then become gene…
-Narrows range of variation from plastic to fixed state... -Orig…
symbiotic inheritance
Pea aphids and symbiotic bacteria... Bacteria provide essential…
Phenotypic Accomodation
Mutual adjustments of parts during development... Adjustments in…
Economic development- Growth, development, and the environment
intro
some basic distinctions:
A second typology:
national, local policies... negative exte…
*Complex relationship... -when countries grow produce lots of go…
Type 1 Pollution.) -water pollution, sewage, large particulat…
Scope= local, national and nature of problem =negative extern…
=policy trends are well known, and very straighforward to imp…
intro
*Complex relationship... -when countries grow produce lots of go…
some basic distinctions:
Type 1 Pollution.) -water pollution, sewage, large particulat…
8 terms
01_Systems Development Environment
information systems analysis and design
application software
system analyst
systems development methodology
The complex orgniaztional process whereby computer-based info…
Computer software designed to support organizational function…
The organizational role most responsible for the analysis and…
A standard process followed in an organization to conduct all…
information systems analysis and design
The complex orgniaztional process whereby computer-based info…
application software
Computer software designed to support organizational function…
83 terms
Genes, Environment, & Development
the genetic endowment that members of…
T/F: species heredity is one reason ce…
Darwin's theory of evolution makes thi…
Another argument of Darwin's evolution…
species heredity
True
There is genetic variation in a species
Some genes aid adaptation more than others do (some members o…
the genetic endowment that members of…
species heredity
T/F: species heredity is one reason ce…
True
31 terms
Genes, environment and development
Genes
chromosomes
heredity
Alleles
heredity blueprint for development that is transmitted unchan…
thread like structures made up of genes/DNA; 46 in the body
process of transferring the characteristics from parent to of…
variants of gene at a certain genetic locus; 2 combinations w…
Genes
heredity blueprint for development that is transmitted unchan…
chromosomes
thread like structures made up of genes/DNA; 46 in the body
Integrated Development Environment
Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
Source Code Editor
Intepreter
Automation Tools
An integrated development environment (IDE) is a software app…
Allowing the writing and editing of the code.
Allows source code to be translated into machine code one lin…
Automatic tasks such as finishing off key words and identing…
Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
An integrated development environment (IDE) is a software app…
Source Code Editor
Allowing the writing and editing of the code.
INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT ENVIRONMENT
Source Code Editor
Interpreter
Automation Tools
Debugger
allowing the writing and editing of code.
allows source code to be translated into machine code one lin…
automate tasks such as finishing of key words and indenting o…
identifies logic and syntax errors and shows where they are.
Source Code Editor
allowing the writing and editing of code.
Interpreter
allows source code to be translated into machine code one lin…
28 terms
The systems development environment
Information systems analysis and design
Application Software
System
Component
The process of developing and maintaining an information syst…
Software designed to process data and support users in an org…
A group of interrelated procedures used for a business functi…
An irreducible part or aggregation of parts that make up a sy…
Information systems analysis and design
The process of developing and maintaining an information syst…
Application Software
Software designed to process data and support users in an org…
Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
Source Code Editor
Interpretor
Automation Tools
Debugger
allowing the writing and editing of code
allows source code to be translated into machine code one lin…
Automate tasks such as finishing off key words and identifyin…
Identifies logic and syntax errors and shows where they are
Source Code Editor
allowing the writing and editing of code
Interpretor
allows source code to be translated into machine code one lin…
12 terms
System Development Environment
System Development Life Cycle
Phase: Planning
Phase: Analysis
Phase: Design
-the process of formal and logical steps to develop and appli…
-system request... -feasibility
-System Requirements ... -Process modeling... -Data modeling
-human interfaces... -logical data model... -physical model
System Development Life Cycle
-the process of formal and logical steps to develop and appli…
Phase: Planning
-system request... -feasibility
Factors affecting development: Environment
Environmental influences
Pollution
Types of pollution
Noise pollution
Non-genetic influences that are linked to an individual's sur…
The level of pollution in an environment can have a serious e…
Noise, air and water
Can be a particular issue within inner city areas.
Environmental influences
Non-genetic influences that are linked to an individual's sur…
Pollution
The level of pollution in an environment can have a serious e…
Govt 215: Development & Environment
Direct measures of well-being
Internal causes of underdevelopment
Solutions to underdevelopment (internal)
External causes to underdevelopment
Mortality rate... Education... Life expectancy... Infant mortality
Civil War/Ethnic Conflict... Regime issues/lack of govt... Corrupti…
Regime change... Sanctions... Rule of law
Debt and loans... War... Asymmetric trade relations... Legacy of colon…
Direct measures of well-being
Mortality rate... Education... Life expectancy... Infant mortality
Internal causes of underdevelopment
Civil War/Ethnic Conflict... Regime issues/lack of govt... Corrupti…
11 terms
Development Environment Keyboard Shortcuts
Gmail: ?
Gmail: j
Gmail: k
Gmail: o
Show keyboard shortcuts
Move downward
Move upward
Open
Gmail: ?
Show keyboard shortcuts
Gmail: j
Move downward
25 terms
The Systems Development Environment
What is a system?
Information Systems Analysis and Design
Application Software
Systems Software
An interrelated set of business procedures within a business…
A complex organizational process used by a team of business a…
Assist in doing a job or completing a task
Assist in management of computer resources
What is a system?
An interrelated set of business procedures within a business…
Information Systems Analysis and Design
A complex organizational process used by a team of business a…
Child Development - Genes and Environment
Family Studies
3 Ways genes interact with the environ…
1. Epigenetic's
2. Range/Norm of Reaction
- Measure trait of interest and compare similarity when they…
- Enviro can affect gene function... - Effect of genes can depen…
- Study of stable changes in gene expression that are mediate…
- Range of phenotypic differences possible as a result of dif…
Family Studies
- Measure trait of interest and compare similarity when they…
3 Ways genes interact with the environ…
- Enviro can affect gene function... - Effect of genes can depen…
24 terms
Genes, Environment, & Development
What is Hereditary?
Genetic Endowment
Genetic Uniqueness & Relatedness
Parent/Child
Genetic Endowment... Evolved Through Natural Selection
What species have in common... Govern maturation & aging processes
Genetic variability is high (64 trillion unique babies per co…
50% related genetically
What is Hereditary?
Genetic Endowment... Evolved Through Natural Selection
Genetic Endowment
What species have in common... Govern maturation & aging processes
The Systems Development Environment
What is a system?
Information Systems Analysis and Design
Application Software
Systems Software
An interrelated set of business procedures within a business…
A complex organizational process used by a team of business a…
Assist in doing a job or completing a task
Assist in management of computer resources
What is a system?
An interrelated set of business procedures within a business…
Information Systems Analysis and Design
A complex organizational process used by a team of business a…
5 terms
Environment : Phases of policy development
Pre 1970
1970-88
1988-97
1997-2010
Traditional technocratic approach
External progressive pressure
Transitional period
Sustainable development commitments on climate change and tra…
Pre 1970
Traditional technocratic approach
1970-88
External progressive pressure
Health, Environment, and sustainalble development.
authors´''' kirk R smith, cArlos corva…
1992 rio declaration agenda 21 as the…
environmental threats to human health
Traditional hazards
writers of a paper emphazizing the links among helth, environ…
because health has become the common concern for almost every…
the experience of environmental threats come by environmental…
associated with the lack of development
authors´''' kirk R smith, cArlos corva…
writers of a paper emphazizing the links among helth, environ…
1992 rio declaration agenda 21 as the…
because health has become the common concern for almost every…
30 terms
Human Development: Hereditary and Environment
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
Chromosome
Gene
Allele
The molecule that contains the chemical instructions for cell…
One of the 46 molecules of DNA (in 23 pairs) that each cell o…
A section of a chromosome and the basic unit for the transmis…
Any of the possible forms in which a gene for a particular tr…
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
The molecule that contains the chemical instructions for cell…
Chromosome
One of the 46 molecules of DNA (in 23 pairs) that each cell o…
20 terms
Living Environment Topic 4 Reproduction and Development
development
differentiation
embryo
estrogen
the changes that occur from the fertilized egg to a complete…
process in which cells become specialized in structure and fu…
An organism in the earliest stage of development
a hormone produced by the ovaries that controls female sexual…
development
the changes that occur from the fertilized egg to a complete…
differentiation
process in which cells become specialized in structure and fu…
Heredity, Environment, and Development
Behavioral genetics
Methods of determining effect of genet…
Which characteristics are affected by…
Paths from genes to behavior
Determining impact of heredity on behavioral and psychologica…
Compare identical twins and fraternal twins to determine heri…
Nearly every phenotype... but heredity is never sole determinant
heredity lays the possible range... environment determines where…
Behavioral genetics
Determining impact of heredity on behavioral and psychologica…
Methods of determining effect of genet…
Compare identical twins and fraternal twins to determine heri…
23 terms
The Database Environment and Development Process
Data
Information
Metadata
Database application
Stored representation of objects and events that that have me…
Data that has been processed in such a way as to increase the…
Adjectives - Data of that describes the properties or charact…
An application (or a set of related programs) that is used to…
Data
Stored representation of objects and events that that have me…
Information
Data that has been processed in such a way as to increase the…
8 terms
Integrated Development Environment
What is a code editor?
How does a code editor organize code?
Why is code colour coded?
What are error diagnostics?
A text editing area that helps to organize the code by managi…
It indents structures and colour codes the command words, var…
So that they are able to be easily identified.
Errors and warning lists to identify problems in the code.
What is a code editor?
A text editing area that helps to organize the code by managi…
How does a code editor organize code?
It indents structures and colour codes the command words, var…
11 terms
Integrated Development Environment and SHELLS
Integrated Development Environment
run script
#!/bin/sh
Features of shells
Provides tools for coding, building, running and debugging... ap…
sh -x ./myscript
First line of a shell script
Shell variables... Operators... Logic structures
Integrated Development Environment
Provides tools for coding, building, running and debugging... ap…
run script
sh -x ./myscript
44 terms
The Database Environment and Development Process
database
data
structured data
unstructured data
organized collection of logically related data
stored representations of objects and events that have meanin…
numeric, character, and dates; stored in tabular form (tables…
multimedia data (picture, audio / video clip, etc.)
database
organized collection of logically related data
data
stored representations of objects and events that have meanin…
13 terms
Learning Genes and Environment Development
Nature vs. Nurture
Imprinting
Acquired imprinting
Learning and Clark's Nutcracker
both genes and environment cause behaviors
immediate long lasting species/parent/kin recognition... learn t…
non related individuals raised in same nest and treated as kin
jay bird, can remember location of thousands of seeds for mon…
Nature vs. Nurture
both genes and environment cause behaviors
Imprinting
immediate long lasting species/parent/kin recognition... learn t…
Environment and Development (18)
What is Sustainable Development
What are the 2 concepts of sustainabil…
What is a problem with GDP?
What is Green GDP?
development that meets the needs of the present without compr…
1. "needs"- the essential needs of the world's poor, to which…
It doesn't take into account national capital in the process…
GDP that protects for the destruction of national capital in…
What is Sustainable Development
development that meets the needs of the present without compr…
What are the 2 concepts of sustainabil…
1. "needs"- the essential needs of the world's poor, to which…
62 terms
Chapter 3: Genes, Environment, and Development
species heredity
natural selection
evolutionary psychology
cultural evolution
the genetic endowment that members of a species have in commo…
the idea that nature "selects" or allows to survive and repro…
the application of evolutionary theory to understanding why h…
idea that we "inherit" from previous generations a characteri…
species heredity
the genetic endowment that members of a species have in commo…
natural selection
the idea that nature "selects" or allows to survive and repro…
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