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AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Balkanization
Apartheid
World Bank
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
an international financial institution that provides loans to…
The lending of massive amounts of money to peripheral and sem…
Balkanization
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Apartheid
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Balkanization
Apartheid
World Bank
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
an international financial institution that provides loans to…
The lending of massive amounts of money to peripheral and sem…
Balkanization
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Apartheid
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Autocracy
Anocracy
Warsaw Pact
Boundary
A country that is run according to the ruler rather than the…
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A military agreement among Communist Eastern European countri…
An invisible line marking the end of a state's territory
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the ruler rather than the…
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
34 terms
AP Human Geography: Chapter 8 Political Geography
Political Geography
State/Country
Territory
Territoriality
• Study of political organization of the world
• politically organized and defined territory with a permanen…
• fixed distinct boundaries and "independent" government
• defining of territory
Political Geography
• Study of political organization of the world
State/Country
• politically organized and defined territory with a permanen…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
state
sovereignty
microstates
city-state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
states with small land area
sovereign state comprising of a town and a surrounding countr…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
36 terms
AP Human Geography: Chapter 8
Six largest states in order
Number of microstates
Characteristic of many microstates
Examples of microstates
Russia, Canada, US, China, Brazil, Australia
About two dozen
Many are islands
Monaco (near France)... Liechtenstein (near Germany)... Singapore (…
Six largest states in order
Russia, Canada, US, China, Brazil, Australia
Number of microstates
About two dozen
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 8
Largest state (country) in the World i…
Microstates
Characteristic of many microstates
Micro-state near Southeast Asia
Russia
A state that encompasses a very small land area (about two do…
Many are islands
Singapore
Largest state (country) in the World i…
Russia
Microstates
A state that encompasses a very small land area (about two do…
27 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 8 vocab
Balance of Power
City-state
Colonialism
Colony
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
Balance of Power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
City-state
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
147 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
political geography
supranational
national
local
the study of human political organization of the Earth at var…
A separate entity composed of 3 or more states at forge an as…
country
cities, states, countries, Providences... -census gets done at l…
political geography
the study of human political organization of the Earth at var…
supranational
A separate entity composed of 3 or more states at forge an as…
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
Political Geography
State
Territoriality
Sovereignty
study of political organization of the world
politically organized territory with a permanent population,…
"the attempt by an individual or group to affect, influence,…
principle of international relations that holds that final au…
Political Geography
study of political organization of the world
State
politically organized territory with a permanent population,…
19 terms
AP Human Geography chapter 8 Political Geography Vocabulary
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
40 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
Agrarian
Agriculture
3 major Agriculture Practices
Subsistence Agriculture
the way of life that is deeply embedded in the demands of ag…
science/art/business directed at the cultivation of crops and…
1. hunting/gathering... 2. subsistence agriculture ... 3. commercia…
agriculturalists consume most of what they produce
Agrarian
the way of life that is deeply embedded in the demands of ag…
Agriculture
science/art/business directed at the cultivation of crops and…
Chapter 8 AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Political geography
State
territory
Territoriality
Sudivision of human geography focused on nature/implications…
Politically organized territory administered by sovereign gov…
an area of land under the jurisdiction of a ruler or state
Country/local community's sense of property/attachment to ter…
Political geography
Sudivision of human geography focused on nature/implications…
State
Politically organized territory administered by sovereign gov…
19 terms
AP Human Geography chapter 8
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
37 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary
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…
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Anocracy
Autocracy
Balance of power
Boundary
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
19 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Political Geography Vocabulary
balance of power
boundary
city-state
colonialsim
condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
a sovereign state compromising a city and its immediate hinte…
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
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Political Geography
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
19 terms
AP Human Geography - Chapter 8 (Political Geography)
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 homeland.
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.
36 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary
political geography
state
territoriality
sovereignty
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by sov…
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
a principle of international relations that holds that final…
political geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
state
A politically organized territory that is administered by sov…
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 (Political Geography) Vocabulary
State
Nation
Country
Nation-state
...
...
...
...
State
...
Nation
...
35 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
state
sovereignty
microstates
city-state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
states with small land area
sovereign state comprising of a town and a surrounding countr…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
AP Human Geography | Chapter 8 Vocabulary
state
sovereignty
microstates
city-state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
states with small land area
sovereign state comprising of a town and a surrounding countr…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
AP Human Geography chapter 8 Political Geography
Sovereignty
Over the past half century, the number…
Conflicting claims to the Arctic are m…
Korea is a good example of a
A state with control over its internal affairs has
Has increased by more than a hundred
A potential for energy resources
Ethnicity divided between more than one state
Sovereignty
A state with control over its internal affairs has
Over the past half century, the number…
Has increased by more than a hundred
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
26 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary
anocracy
autocracy
balance of power
boundary
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
a country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
a condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
an invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
anocracy
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
autocracy
a country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
political geography
state
territory
territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
A land that belongs to a nation but is not a state and is not…
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
political geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
state
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Political Geography
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
67 terms
AP Human Geography - Chapter 8 Political Geography
political geography
state
territory
territoriality
subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and impl…
a politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
a country's or more local community's sense of property and a…
political geography
subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and impl…
state
a politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
129 terms
AP Human Geography: Chapter 8 (Political Geography) Vocabulary and Review
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
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Ability
Capitalism
Centrifugal
Centripetal
In the context of political power, the capacity of a state to…
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
Forces that tend to divide a country-such as internal religio…
Forces that tend to unify a country-such as a widespread comm…
Ability
In the context of political power, the capacity of a state to…
Capitalism
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Anocracy
Autocracy
Balance of Power
Boundary
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
89 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Autocracy
Anocracy
Warsaw Pact
Boundary
A country that is run according to the ruler rather than the…
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A military agreement among Communist Eastern European countri…
An invisible line marking the end of a state's territory
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the ruler rather than the…
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
25 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 8
Anocracy
Autocracy
Balance of Power
Boundary
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic bu…
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic bu…
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
36 terms
Ap Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Balance of Power
Berlin Conference
Boundary
Capital
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The Berlin Conference of 1884-85 regulated European colonizat…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
The most important city or town of a country or region, usual…
Balance of Power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
The Berlin Conference of 1884-85 regulated European colonizat…
35 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
state
sovereignty
microstates
city-state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
states with small land area
sovereign state comprising of a town and a surrounding countr…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
41 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary (Shields)
anocracy
autocracy
balance of power
boundary
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
a country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
a condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
an invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
anocracy
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
autocracy
a country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
AP Human Geography / Chapter 8
African Traditional Religion
Animism
Baha'i Faith
Buddhism
The term that refers to many individual religions in Africa t…
The belief that souls and gos inhabit all or most objects-esp…
The religion that was founded in what is now the country of I…
An important world religion practiced by about 400 million pe…
African Traditional Religion
The term that refers to many individual religions in Africa t…
Animism
The belief that souls and gos inhabit all or most objects-esp…
AP Human Geography Vocabulary : Chapter 8 Political Geography
Political Geography
state
territory
territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
the modern concept of territory arose in the early modern Eur…
Is the process by which such units come into being. ... A countr…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
state
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
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Human Geography AP Chapter 8 Vocabulary
antecedent boundary
autocracy
balance of power
bi-national state
drawn across an area before it is well populated and before m…
a country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
a condition of roughly equal strength between opposing allies
a state with two ethnicities in its border Ex: Flemings and W…
antecedent boundary
drawn across an area before it is well populated and before m…
autocracy
a country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
37 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
Political Geography
State
Territoriality
Sovereignty
study of political organization of the world
politically organized territory with a permanent population,…
"the attempt by an individual or group to affect, influence,…
principle of international relations that holds that final au…
Political Geography
study of political organization of the world
State
politically organized territory with a permanent population,…
11 terms
Human Geography AP Chapter 8
Establishing a boundary 1
Establishing a boundary 2
Establishing a boundary 3
Establishing a boundary 4
Define-the boundary of the state is defined through a treaty-…
Delimit-cartographers delimit the boundary by drawing it on a…
Demarcate-state might decide to demarcate the boundary using…
Administrate-state determine how the boundary will be maintai…
Establishing a boundary 1
Define-the boundary of the state is defined through a treaty-…
Establishing a boundary 2
Delimit-cartographers delimit the boundary by drawing it on a…
55 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Geography of Religion Vocabulary
African Traditional Religion
animism
Baha'i
Buddhism
various, mostly animistic religions practiced in Africa
the belief that deities or souls inhabit everyday objects
a universalizing religion founded in the 19th century and pra…
a religion founded in the 6th century BC and practiced today…
African Traditional Religion
various, mostly animistic religions practiced in Africa
animism
the belief that deities or souls inhabit everyday objects
AP Human Geography-Chapter 8
Most populous remaining colony
Where did the 1st nation states appear?
The UN is primarily what type of coope…
What does the Rio Grande River establi…
Puerto Rico
Europe
peace keeping
physical boundary
Most populous remaining colony
Puerto Rico
Where did the 1st nation states appear?
Europe
58 terms
AP Human Geography || Chapter 8
Antecedent Boundaries
Boundary
Centrifugal Forces
Centripetal Forces
a boundary that was created before the present day cultural l…
an indivisible line marking the extent of a state's territory
the outward force on a body moving in a curved path around an…
an attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Antecedent Boundaries
a boundary that was created before the present day cultural l…
Boundary
an indivisible line marking the extent of a state's territory
45 terms
Chapter 8 Rubenstein AP human geography
What is a state?
Sovereignty
Antarctica is the only large landmass…
Who claims to own part of antaractica
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by a sovere…
a state's independence of internal affairs from other states.
no state ... Treaties of antarctica 1959 and 1991.
several contries by the US, Russia, and other states refuse t…
What is a state?
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by a sovere…
Sovereignty
a state's independence of internal affairs from other states.
35 terms
Chapter 8 Ap human geography
balance of power
boundary
capital
city-state
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
an invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
an economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
a sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
boundary
an invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
19 terms
AP Human Geography - Chapter 8 (Political Geography)
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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