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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
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…
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…
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 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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
62 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary: Political Geography
State
Sovereignty
Microstate
City-State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by a govern…
The right to independence from the control of another state.…
A state encompassing an extremely small area.... (e.g Monaco, Si…
A sovereign state that encompasses a city and the surrounding…
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by a govern…
Sovereignty
The right to independence from the control of another state.…
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
58 terms
Political Geography AP Human Geography
Demarcation boundary
Delimitation boundary
Cultural boundary
Boundary disputes
boundary physically marked with steel post, concrete pillars,…
process in which cartographers put the boundaries on the map
boundaries that mark breaks in the human landscape based on d…
different types of disputes over boundaries
Demarcation boundary
boundary physically marked with steel post, concrete pillars,…
Delimitation boundary
process in which cartographers put the boundaries on the map
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…
AP Human - Political Geography Vocabulary
State
Nation
Reapportionment
Gerrymandering
A country.
An ethnic group or a group of close knit people who share a t…
Process by which, Representative districts are switched due t…
Redistricting for political advantage of electoral majority.
State
A country.
Nation
An ethnic group or a group of close knit people who share a t…
41 terms
AP Human Geography- Political Geography
Balkanization
Berlin Conference of 1884-85
Boundary
Capitalism
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
The conference that decided which European power would contro…
a line that marks the limits of an area. There are many types…
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
Balkanization
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Berlin Conference of 1884-85
The conference that decided which European power would contro…
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…
71 terms
AP Human Political Geography
Nation
Nation vs. Ethnicity
State
Sovereignty
Tribe, group of people who share common history, common langu…
Nations either have/want their own country- ethnicities not n…
Country, A political territory with:... -defined territories/bou…
-NEVER ABSOLUTE ANYWHERE because not everything can be regula…
Nation
Tribe, group of people who share common history, common langu…
Nation vs. Ethnicity
Nations either have/want their own country- ethnicities not n…
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Political Geography Vocabulary: AP Human Geography
balance of power
balkanization
boundary
colonies
a condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
an invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
territories that are legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
balance of power
a condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
balkanization
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
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…
64 terms
ap human geography political geography
country
nation
state
nation-state
an identifiable land area
a population with a single culture
a population under a single government
a single culture under a single government
country
an identifiable land area
nation
a population with a single culture
58 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…
19 terms
AP Human Geography | Ch 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.
62 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8 Vocabulary: Political Geography
State
Sovereignty
Microstate
City-State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by a govern…
The right to independence from the control of another state.…
A state encompassing an extremely small area.... (e.g Monaco, Si…
A sovereign state that encompasses a city and the surrounding…
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by a govern…
Sovereignty
The right to independence from the control of another state.…
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
68 terms
Ch. 8 AP Human Geography (Political Geography)
Al Qaeda
DMZ
Korea
imperialism
A network of Islamic terrorist organizations, led by Osama bi…
De-militarized Zone: The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) along the N…
Country in East Asia divided at the 38th parrallel; the north…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Al Qaeda
A network of Islamic terrorist organizations, led by Osama bi…
DMZ
De-militarized Zone: The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) along the N…
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…
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary Hmmm
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…
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…
81 terms
Unit 7 Political geography AP Human Geography
Political geography
Territoriality
State
Sovereignty
-the study of human political organization of the earth ... -stu…
-creating ownership over a defined space ... -can be your backya…
-a political unit with a permanent population territorial bou…
- a recognized right right to control a territory both politi…
Political geography
-the study of human political organization of the earth ... -stu…
Territoriality
-creating ownership over a defined space ... -can be your backya…
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…
35 terms
AP Human Geography Political Vocabulary
Annexation
Apartheid
Antecedent boundary
Balkanization
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Laws in south Africa that physically separated different race…
A political boundary that existed before the cultural landsca…
Process by which a State breaks down their conflicts among it…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Apartheid
Laws in south Africa that physically separated different race…
47 terms
AP human geography political vocabulary
antarctica
antecedent boundary
apartheid
balkanization
the only large landmass in the world that is not part of a so…
boundary that was created before the present day cultural lan…
laws in south Africa the physically separated different races…
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
antarctica
the only large landmass in the world that is not part of a so…
antecedent boundary
boundary that was created before the present day cultural lan…
43 terms
Political Vocabulary AP Human Geography
State
Nation
Nation-State
Multinational State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
A group of people with common cultural characteristics and id…
A state whose territory corresponds to that which is occupied…
A state that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditio…
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Nation
A group of people with common cultural characteristics and id…
46 terms
AP Human Geography Political Geography Vocabulary
state
ministate
territoriality
commonwealth
a politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
a state having a very small population or land area, and usua…
a country's or more local community's sense of property and a…
an independent country or community, especially a democratic…
state
a politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
ministate
a state having a very small population or land area, and usua…
58 terms
AP human geography political geography vocabulary
Annexation
Antarctica
Balkanization
Boundary disputes
Legally adding land area to a city
Owned by no one and defined as a global common
Division of a region or state into smaller units usually a lo…
Definitional locational operational and allocational
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city
Antarctica
Owned by no one and defined as a global common
72 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Colonialism
Colony
Compact State
Commonwealth
An attempt by one country to establish settlements and to imp…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
A territory that has established a mutual agreement with anot…
Colonialism
An attempt by one country to establish settlements and to imp…
Colony
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
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…
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…
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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