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Rubenstein: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 2
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population.
The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
Agricultural Density
The ratio of 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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Rubenstein: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 1
Cartography
Climate
Concentration
Conservation
The science of making maps
The long-term average weather condition at a particular locat…
The spread of something over a given area
The sustainable management of a natural resource
Cartography
The science of making maps
Climate
The long-term average weather condition at a particular locat…
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Rubenstein: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 1
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Biotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
Composed of living organisms
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
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Rubenstein: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 1
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Biotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
Composed of living organisms
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
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Rubenstein: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 1
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Cartography
Climate
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
The science of making maps
The long-term average weather condition at a particular locat…
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
Biosphere
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
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Rubenstein: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter 1
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Cartography
Climate
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
The science of making maps
The long-term average weather condition at a particular locat…
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
Biosphere
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
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CH 11 Industry (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
break-of-bulk point
bulk-gaining Industry
bulk-reducing Industry
cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode to 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 homes rather than in a factory, common…
break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode to transp…
bulk-gaining Industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
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CH 6 Religion (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
animism
autonomous religion
branch
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 or 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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CH 2 Population (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
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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CH 10 Agriculture (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
agribusiness
agriculture
cereal grain
chaff
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
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
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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CH 7 Ethnicity (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--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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CH 12 Services (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
basic industries
business services
central business district (CBD)
central place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
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 or services primarily to…
business services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
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CH 9 Development (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
development
Gender Enpowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-Related Development Index (GDI)
gross domestic product (GDP)
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…
The value of the total output of goods and services produced…
development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gender Enpowerment Measure (GEM)
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
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CH 5 Language (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
creole or creolized language
dialect
Ebonics
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
Dialect spoken by some African-Americans.
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
creole or creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - 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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CH 8 Political Geography (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
balance of power
boundary
city-state
colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
boundary
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
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An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 9 vocabulary terms
Developing Country
Economic Development
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Developing Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Economic Development
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
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An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 13 vocabulary terms
Annexation
Concentric zone model
Density gradient
Edge city
process of legally adding land area to a city.
model created by EW Burgess in 1923, which explains that a ci…
density change in an urban area.
city around a beltway that is a node of consumer and business…
Annexation
process of legally adding land area to a city.
Concentric zone model
model created by EW Burgess in 1923, which explains that a ci…
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**APHG Chapter 7 Ethnicity**The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography 10th edition. James M. Rubenstein
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…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
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 by Rubenstein - Chapter 5 Key Terms
Dialect
Extinct language
Ideograms
Isogloss
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
The system of writing used in China and other East Asian coun…
A boundary that separates regions in which different language…
Dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
Extinct language
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 13 Key Terms
urbanization
urbanized area
metropolitan statistical area (MSA)
micropolitan statistical area
the process by which the population of cities grows, by an in…
the central city and the surrounding built-up subarbs
an urbaninzed area with a population of at least 50,000, the…
an urbaninzed area with a population between 10,000 and 50,00…
urbanization
the process by which the population of cities grows, by an in…
urbanized area
the central city and the surrounding built-up subarbs
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An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 9 vocabulary terms
Developing Country
Economic Development
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Developing Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Economic Development
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - 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 by Rubenstein - 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 by Rubenstein - Chapter 6 Key Terms
Animism
Autonomous Religion
Branch
Caste
Belief in objects, such as plants and stones, or natural even…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class or distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief in objects, such as plants and stones, or natural even…
Autonomous Religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
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CH 13 Urban Patterns (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
annexation
census tract
concentric zone model
council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 11 Key Terms
Industrial Revolution
maquiladora
situation factors
site factors
originated in northern England and Southern Scotland; the col…
to receive payment for grinding or processing corn
transporting materials to and from a factory at minimal cost
land, labor, capital
Industrial Revolution
originated in northern England and Southern Scotland; the col…
maquiladora
to receive payment for grinding or processing corn
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CH 1 Thinking Geographically (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
agricultural density
arithmetic density
base line
cartography
The cost of moving a good and the ability of the good to with…
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 cost of moving a good and the ability of the good to with…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
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CH 14 Resource Issues (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--Key Terms
acid deposition
acid precipitation
active solar energy systems
air pollution
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
Concentration of trace substances, such as carbon monoxide, s…
acid deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
acid precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 14 Key Terms
acid deposition
acid precipitation
active solar energy systems
air pollution
sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
solar energy system that collects energy through the use of m…
concentration of trace substances, such as carbon monoxide, s…
acid deposition
sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
acid precipitation
conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - 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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CH 3 & 4 Migration & Folk and Popular Culture (An Introduction to Human Geography, Rubenstein)--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 recur 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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An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 10 vocabulary terms
Agribusiness
Boserup Hypothesis
Carl Sauer
Commercial Agriculture
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
first to observe vegetable planting.
found in more developed countries; production of food primari…
Agribusiness
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
Boserup Hypothesis
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
27 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 11 vocabulary terms
Agglomeration
Assembly line
Break-of-bulk
Bulk-gaining industry
Phenomenon of economic activity congregating in or close to a…
Arrangement of tools, machines, and workers in which a produc…
Point of location where transfer among transportation modes i…
Industry that makes something that gain volume or weight duri…
Agglomeration
Phenomenon of economic activity congregating in or close to a…
Assembly line
Arrangement of tools, machines, and workers in which a produc…
25 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 13 Key Terms
urbanization
urbanized area
metropolitan statistical area (MSA)
micropolitan statistical area
the process by which the population of cities grows, by an in…
the central city and the surrounding built-up subarbs
an urbaninzed area with a population of at least 50,000, the…
an urbaninzed area with a population between 10,000 and 50,00…
urbanization
the process by which the population of cities grows, by an in…
urbanized area
the central city and the surrounding built-up subarbs
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 12 Key Terms
settlement
consumer services
business services
public services
a permanent collection of buildings where people reside, work…
provide services to individual customers who desire them and…
facilitate other businesses
provide security and protection for the citizens and businesses
settlement
a permanent collection of buildings where people reside, work…
consumer services
provide services to individual customers who desire them and…
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The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 8 Key Terms
balance of power
boundary
city-state
colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
boundary
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
25 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 8 Key Terms
balance of power
boundary
city-state
colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
boundary
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
16 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 9 vocabulary terms
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Gross Domestic Product
Human Development Index (HDI)
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Value of the total number of goods and services produced in a…
Created by the United Nations to recognize a country's level…
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 10 vocabulary terms
Agribusiness
Boserup Hypothesis
Carl Sauer
Commercial Agriculture
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
first to observe vegetable planting.
found in more developed countries; production of food primari…
Agribusiness
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
Boserup Hypothesis
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
27 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 11 vocabulary terms
Agglomeration
Assembly line
Break-of-bulk
Bulk-gaining industry
Phenomenon of economic activity congregating in or close to a…
Arrangement of tools, machines, and workers in which a produc…
Point of location where transfer among transportation modes i…
Industry that makes something that gain volume or weight duri…
Agglomeration
Phenomenon of economic activity congregating in or close to a…
Assembly line
Arrangement of tools, machines, and workers in which a produc…
30 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 10 vocabulary terms
Agribusiness
Boserup Hypothesis
Carl Sauer
Commercial Agriculture
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
first to observe vegetable planting.
found in more developed countries; production of food primari…
Agribusiness
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
Boserup Hypothesis
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
38 terms
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balance of power
boundary
city-state
colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
boundary
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
20 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 9 vocabulary terms
Developing Country
Economic Development
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Developing Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Economic Development
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
30 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 10 vocabulary terms
Agribusiness
Boserup Hypothesis
Carl Sauer
Commercial Agriculture
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
first to observe vegetable planting.
found in more developed countries; production of food primari…
Agribusiness
system of commercial farming found in the United States and o…
Boserup Hypothesis
based on the observation that explains how population increas…
20 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 9 vocabulary terms
Developing Country
Economic Development
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Developing Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Economic Development
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
49 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 11 vocabulary terms
Agglomeration
Assembly line
Break-of-bulk
Bulk-gaining industry
Phenomenon of economic activity congregating in or close to a…
Arrangement of tools, machines, and workers in which a produc…
Point of location where transfer among transportation modes i…
Industry that makes something that gain volume or weight duri…
Agglomeration
Phenomenon of economic activity congregating in or close to a…
Assembly line
Arrangement of tools, machines, and workers in which a produc…
20 terms
An Introduction to Human Geography: The Cultural Landscape (Rubenstein): chapter 9 vocabulary terms
Developing Country
Economic Development
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Developing Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
Economic Development
Process of improving economic/material conditions of people t…
19 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - 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…
41 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography by Rubenstein - Chapter 6 Key Terms
Animism
Autonomous Religion
Branch
Caste
Belief in objects, such as plants and stones, or natural even…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class or distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief in objects, such as plants and stones, or natural even…
Autonomous Religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
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