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AP Human Geography Political Organization of Space
Supranationalism
European Union (EU)
Territoriality
Soveriegnty
Term applied to associations created by three or more states…
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the pur…
The effort to control pieces of the earth's surface for perso…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
Supranationalism
Term applied to associations created by three or more states…
European Union (EU)
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the pur…
89 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Organization of Space
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
The political transition of land from the control of one enti…
Large territory at the southernmost point of the world that i…
A South African policy segregating non-whites from the whites…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Annexation
The political transition of land from the control of one enti…
Antarctica
Large territory at the southernmost point of the world that i…
89 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Organization of Space
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
The political transition of land from the control of one enti…
Large territory at the southernmost point of the world that i…
A South African policy segregating non-whites from the whites…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Annexation
The political transition of land from the control of one enti…
Antarctica
Large territory at the southernmost point of the world that i…
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AP Human Geography Test - Political Organization of Space
Lesotho
demarcation line
Japan
Differences in Religion
Which of the following states is the best example of an enclave
The Berlin Wall is a good example of a
Which of the following is the best example of a nation-state?
Which of the following was a centrifugal force in the India/P…
Lesotho
Which of the following states is the best example of an enclave
demarcation line
The Berlin Wall is a good example of a
39 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 4 - Political Organization of Space, Vocabulary
state
sovereignty
microstates
U.N.
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
A state that encompasses a very small land area.
The worlds most important global organization, that provides…
state
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
38 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary Unit 4 (Political Organization of Space)
Annexation
Antarctica
Antecedent Boundaries
Apartheid
Taking over territory or land and adding it to a country's la…
The continent which is the farthest South, is not home to any…
Political boundaries or lines created between areas of land b…
In Afrikaan it means "apartness". This created segregation of…
Annexation
Taking over territory or land and adding it to a country's la…
Antarctica
The continent which is the farthest South, is not home to any…
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AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space (Unit 4)
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
the state of being apart
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Annexation
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
Antarctica
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
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AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY UNIT 4 TERMS: Political Organization of Space
Annexation
Antarctica
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Southernmost continent in the world. Territorial claims are s…
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Afrikaans for "apartness"; it was the segregation of races in…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Antarctica
Southernmost continent in the world. Territorial claims are s…
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AP Human Geography Political Organizations of Space
Median Line Dispute
Compact State
Cultural Boundaries
Geometric Boundary
Argument of where the boundary line should be in a country.
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
borders based on culture traits, like language and religion
Political boundaries that are defined and delimited by straig…
Median Line Dispute
Argument of where the boundary line should be in a country.
Compact State
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
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AP Human Geography Unit 4: Political Organization of Space Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized Blockbusting
Centripetal force
Laws (non longer in effect) in South Africa that physically s…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Apartheid
Laws (non longer in effect) in South Africa that physically s…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
92 terms
AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space (Unit 4)
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
the state of being apart
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Annexation
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
Antarctica
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
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GHS AP Human Geography Political Organization of Space
Supranationalism
European Union (EU)
Political Geography
Territoriality
Term applied to associations created by three or more states…
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the pur…
The study of the relationship between people, political units…
The effort to control pieces of the earth's surface for perso…
Supranationalism
Term applied to associations created by three or more states…
European Union (EU)
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the pur…
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AP Human Geography: Political Organization of Space vocab
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
Formal act of acquiring something by conquest or occupation
The southern most continent and the site of the North Pole
segregation in South Africa
Political term to refer region that broke up
Annexation
Formal act of acquiring something by conquest or occupation
Antarctica
The southern most continent and the site of the North Pole
74 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Organization of Space vocab
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
Formal act of acquiring something by conquest or occupation
The southern most continent and the site of the North Pole
segregation in South Africa
Political term to refer region that broke up
Annexation
Formal act of acquiring something by conquest or occupation
Antarctica
The southern most continent and the site of the North Pole
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AP Human Geography Political Organizations of Space
Median Line Dispute
Compact State
Cultural Boundaries
Geometric Boundary
an approachto dividing and creating boundaries at the midpoin…
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
borders based on culture traits, like language and religion
Political boundaries that are defined and delimited by straig…
Median Line Dispute
an approachto dividing and creating boundaries at the midpoin…
Compact State
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
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Ap human geography political geography
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antarctica
Antecedent boundary
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
No one owns it
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
28 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
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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…
73 terms
AP Human Geography- Political Geography
What is a nation?
What is a state?
What is the difference between a natio…
What is a nation-state?
a group of people who share language, history, ethnicity, rel…
a political territory with defined borders, stable population…
A nation either has or wants a state that they control
state with just one group of people in it (ex. Japan and Sing…
What is a nation?
a group of people who share language, history, ethnicity, rel…
What is a state?
a political territory with defined borders, stable population…
58 terms
AP Human Geography Political Geography
anocracy
autocracy
balance of power
boundry
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
a border, or the outside edge, of a place, such as a city, st…
anocracy
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
autocracy
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
82 terms
AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space
Balkanization
Binational or Multinational State
Boundary
Centripetal Force
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
state that contains 2 or more ethnic groups with traditions o…
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
an attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Balkanization
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Binational or Multinational State
state that contains 2 or more ethnic groups with traditions o…
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography 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 very small land areas... Ex: Monaco, Andorra, Antigu…
a sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
37 terms
AP human geography-political organization of space
annexation
Antarctica
apartheid
Balkanization
incorporation of a territory into another geo political entity
has no permanent residence and does not belong to any country
Afrikaans for apartments, it was the segregation of blacks in…
used when referring to the violent fragmentation or break up…
annexation
incorporation of a territory into another geo political entity
Antarctica
has no permanent residence and does not belong to any country
33 terms
Human Geography the Politics of Space
Scale
Territoriality
Sovereignty
Multinational state
the relative size or extent of something; local to global
nonverbal communication that refers to how people use space t…
the authority of a state to govern itself or another state
a sovereign state which is viewed as comprising two or more n…
Scale
the relative size or extent of something; local to global
Territoriality
nonverbal communication that refers to how people use space t…
38 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary (Political)
Autonomous Region
Balance of Power
Berlin Conference
Border/Boundary
A region that is self-governing/ subject to its laws only.
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
A meeting from 1884-1885 at which representatives of European…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
Autonomous Region
A region that is self-governing/ subject to its laws only.
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography 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 very small land areas... Ex: Monaco, Andorra, Antigu…
a sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
10 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Organization of Space
Administratiin as a Centripetal Force
Antartica
Apartheid
Asymmetric Federalism
Effective leadership involves establishment of a domestic pol…
Several countries have "claimed" territory of _______ of thei…
Official system of subrogation interest to tooted by the whit…
Also called regional government... System of government emergin…
Administratiin as a Centripetal Force
Effective leadership involves establishment of a domestic pol…
Antartica
Several countries have "claimed" territory of _______ of thei…
21 terms
Political Organization & Space - Boundaries: AP Human Geography
Boundary
Geometric Boundary
Physical Boundary
Ethnographic
human made invention to seperate areas on the eart
latitude and longitude features or straight lines
made by natural features
made by cultural factors such as language, religion or ethnic…
Boundary
human made invention to seperate areas on the eart
Geometric Boundary
latitude and longitude features or straight lines
65 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Organization of Space
Administration as a Centripetal Force
Antarctica
Apartheid
Asymmetric Federalism
Effective leadership involves establishment of a domestic pol…
Several countries have 'claimed' territory of _______ as thei…
Official system of segregation instituted by the white (Europ…
Also called regional government... System of government emergin…
Administration as a Centripetal Force
Effective leadership involves establishment of a domestic pol…
Antarctica
Several countries have 'claimed' territory of _______ as thei…
59 terms
AP Human Geography (Barrons): Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Balkanization
Centrifugal forces
Centripetal
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
The contentious Political process by which a state may break…
divide a country
unite or bind a country
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balkanization
The contentious Political process by which a state may break…
25 terms
AP Human Geography- Political Organization of Space
Ambassador
Balance of Power
Buffer state
Consulate
an accredited diplomat sent by a country as its official repr…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
a small neutral country, situated between two larger hostile…
the place or building in which a consul's (an official appoin…
Ambassador
an accredited diplomat sent by a country as its official repr…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
38 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Balance of Power
Berlin Conference
Boundary
Buffer State
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
1884-1885, Western powers met to divide Africa into 50 geomet…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
Berlin Conference
1884-1885, Western powers met to divide Africa into 50 geomet…
25 terms
AP human political geography
Centripetal force
Centrifugal force
Natural border
Geometric border
Forces that bind a state together
Forces that destabilize a state
Boundary created by a physical feature
Borders created using lines of longitude & latitude
Centripetal force
Forces that bind a state together
Centrifugal force
Forces that destabilize a state
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 (Political Organization of Space)
Annexation
Antarctica
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
Bringing an area under the control of a larger country
5th Largest Continent
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
Annexation
Bringing an area under the control of a larger country
Antarctica
5th Largest Continent
63 terms
AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space (Unit 4)
International organization
Iron Curtain
Irredentism
Israel
organization with an international membership, scope, or pres…
physical boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas fro…
the nationalist belief that a territory belonging to another…
a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea; regarded b…
International organization
organization with an international membership, scope, or pres…
Iron Curtain
physical boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas fro…
92 terms
AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space (Unit 4)
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
Incorporation of a territory into another geo-political entity.
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole; It…
Afrikaans for apartness, it was the segregation of blacks in…
The political term used when referring to the fragmentation o…
Annexation
Incorporation of a territory into another geo-political entity.
Antarctica
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole; It…
49 terms
AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space (Unit 4)
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Berlin Wall
the action of seizing something, especially a territory... Takeo…
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
the state of being apart
is an examole of a relic boundary process... A wall separating E…
Annexation
the action of seizing something, especially a territory... Takeo…
Antarctica
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
86 terms
Unit 4 AP Human Geography (Political Organization of Space)
Annexation
Apartheid
Balkanization
Exclusionary border landscape
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
the state of being apart
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
border designed to keep people out
Annexation
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
Apartheid
the state of being apart
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
92 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Apartheid
Balance of Power
Balkanization
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Physical separation of different races into different geograp…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
The eventual breaking of a multi-ethnic state into many small…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Apartheid
Physical separation of different races into different geograp…
10 terms
AP Human Geography 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
11 terms
AP Human Geography Political Vocabulary
sovereignty
Centripetal Force
Centrifugal Force
Unitary Style Government
Supreme power or authority
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
a force that divides people and countries
An internal organization of a state that places most power in…
sovereignty
Supreme power or authority
Centripetal Force
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
25 terms
AP human political geography
Centripetal force
Centrifugal force
Natural border
Geometric border
Forces that bind a state together
Forces that destabilize a state
Boundary created by a physical feature
Borders created using lines of longitude & latitude
Centripetal force
Forces that bind a state together
Centrifugal force
Forces that destabilize a state
51 terms
Political Geography AP Human Geography
Demarcation boundary
Cultural boundary
Boundary dispute
Consequent boundary
boundary physically marked with steel post, concrete pillars,…
boundaries that mark breaks in the human landscape based on d…
disagreement over territories near a shared boundary
boundary line that coincides with some cultural divide, such…
Demarcation boundary
boundary physically marked with steel post, concrete pillars,…
Cultural boundary
boundaries that mark breaks in the human landscape based on d…
65 terms
AP Human Geography Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Enclave
Exclave
The study of the "political" organization of the world.
~A politically organized territory with a permanent populatio…
A territory whose geographical boundaries lie entirely within…
A territory legally attached to another territory with which…
Political Geography
The study of the "political" organization of the world.
State
~A politically organized territory with a permanent populatio…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
51 terms
Political Geography AP Human Geography
Demarcation boundary
Cultural boundary
Boundary dispute
Consequent boundary
boundary physically marked with steel post, concrete pillars,…
boundaries that mark breaks in the human landscape based on d…
disagreement over territories near a shared boundary
boundary line that coincides with some cultural divide, such…
Demarcation boundary
boundary physically marked with steel post, concrete pillars,…
Cultural boundary
boundaries that mark breaks in the human landscape based on d…
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