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Canada Geography - Political Boundaries
British Columbia
Alberta
Saskatchewan
Manitoba
British Columbia
Alberta
16 terms
Political Boundaries/Physical Geography
Rocky Mountains
Pacific Ocean
Colorado River
Atlantic Ocean
Rocky Mountains
Pacific Ocean
24 terms
Political Geography Boundary Examples
kenya
burundi
italy*
uruguay
compact
compact
elongated, fragmented, perforated
compact
kenya
compact
burundi
compact
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Political Geography Terms (Boundaries and Shapes)
Acculturation
Antecedent Boundaries
Demarcation
Ethnographic Boundaries
The adoption of cultural traits, such as languages, by one gr…
A boundary line that was established before and area was popu…
The process of showing the physical representation of a bound…
(aka; Cultural Boundaries) Boundaries that are outline by cul…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as languages, by one gr…
Antecedent Boundaries
A boundary line that was established before and area was popu…
34 terms
Vocabulary: Political Boundaries 2nd
market economy
mixed economy
core area
confederation
An economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
A combination of a command and market economy
portion of a country that contains its economic, political, i…
Constitutional arrangement in which sovereign nations or stat…
market economy
An economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
mixed economy
A combination of a command and market economy
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APHG political geography - shapes/boundaries
Compact shape
Prorupted shape
Elongated shape
Fragmented shape
Small, efficient, the distance from the center to any boundar…
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension…
State with a narrow shape ... ex. Chile
State which includes several discontinuous pieces of territor…
Compact shape
Small, efficient, the distance from the center to any boundar…
Prorupted shape
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension…
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APHG political geography - shapes/boundaries
Compact shape
Prorupted shape
Elongated shape
Fragmented shape
Small, efficient, the distance from the center to any boundar…
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension…
State with a narrow shape ... ex. Chile
State which includes several discontinuous pieces of territor…
Compact shape
Small, efficient, the distance from the center to any boundar…
Prorupted shape
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension…
8 terms
(8) Political Geography - Boundary Origins
Antecedent
Relic
Subsequent
Superimposed
Boundary lines that exist from prehistoric times
Former state boundaries that still have political or cultural…
Lines resulting from conflict or cultural changes (war, migra…
Lines laid down for political reasons overtop cultural bounda…
Antecedent
Boundary lines that exist from prehistoric times
Relic
Former state boundaries that still have political or cultural…
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The Nature of Political Boundaries Vocabulary
Boundary
Boundary Delimitation
Boundary Demarcation
Boundary Dispute
Something that indicates bounds or limits.
Political boundaries on Earth's surface are determined by the…
There are no physical signs on Earth's surface to show that a…
When two or more states disagree about the demarcation of a p…
Boundary
Something that indicates bounds or limits.
Boundary Delimitation
Political boundaries on Earth's surface are determined by the…
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Geography: Boundaries Vocabulary
cultural politcal boundary
religious boundary
nation
state (country)
political boundary that seperates different cultures ... exampl…
boundary that separates different religions ... example: ... North…
geographic area that is dominated by a large population that…
a politically organized territory ... example: ... united states
cultural politcal boundary
political boundary that seperates different cultures ... exampl…
religious boundary
boundary that separates different religions ... example: ... North…
46 terms
Territory & States (political geography, ethnonationalism, state boundaries)
Political Geography
Political Geography Example
Territoriality
Sovereignty
study of how we organize ourselves; study of political orgini…
Supra-national: United Nations... National: United States... Sub-na…
the creation of ownership over a space (own some sort of spac…
get to control everything within that space
Political Geography
study of how we organize ourselves; study of political orgini…
Political Geography Example
Supra-national: United Nations... National: United States... Sub-na…
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
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[Would Geography] Boundary Vocabulary
Boundary
Delimitation
Demarcation
Definition
Vertical plane, cuts through subsoil, airspace, and outer space
Boundary set my cartographers on a map
Physically marked boundary
Legal document or treaty to specify points in a landscape
Boundary
Vertical plane, cuts through subsoil, airspace, and outer space
Delimitation
Boundary set my cartographers on a map
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APHG Chapter 8 Political Boundaries Vocabulary.
Define
Delimit
Demarcate
Administrate
Using a treaty or other agreement to describe the legal terms…
described and indicated by a line of a map.
using the description, physically marking the boundary on the…
management of the boundary by some authoritative function, su…
Define
Using a treaty or other agreement to describe the legal terms…
Delimit
described and indicated by a line of a map.
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APHG Political Geography Vocabulary
Boundary
Capitalism
Centrifugal forces
Centripetal forces
A vertical plane that cuts through the rocks below and airspa…
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
Forces within a state that divide the people
Forces within a state that unify the people
Boundary
A vertical plane that cuts through the rocks below and airspa…
Capitalism
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
Political Geography Vocabulary
Territoriality
Unilateralism
Unitary
Boundary
A country's sense of property and attachment toward its terri…
World order in which one state is in a position of dominance…
Centralized government and administration that exercises powe…
A vertical plane that cuts through the rocks below and the ai…
Territoriality
A country's sense of property and attachment toward its terri…
Unilateralism
World order in which one state is in a position of dominance…
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Autocracy
Balance of Power
Boundary
A boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
A political theory favoring unlimited authority by a single i…
Distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Autocracy
A political theory favoring unlimited authority by a single i…
AP Human Geography Unit 4 (Political Human Geography- Boundaries and It's Disputes) Review
Physical | Physiographic
Geometric
Ethnographic | Cultural
Relic
Follows a natural feature such as a river or mountain
Drawn as straight lines; sometimes follows lines of latitude…
Based on 1+ cultural traits
One that is use to exist but is no longer recognized as an of…
Physical | Physiographic
Follows a natural feature such as a river or mountain
Geometric
Drawn as straight lines; sometimes follows lines of latitude…
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Constitution
Alliance
Patriotism
Nation
A body of laws and principles that governs a country
A union formed for mutual benefit, esp. between countries for…
Pride, Devotion, support, loyalty, and defense of one's country
A country
Constitution
A body of laws and principles that governs a country
Alliance
A union formed for mutual benefit, esp. between countries for…
Political Geography Vocabulary
Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Republic
Totalitarianism
a form of government with a monarch at the head
is a form of government in which a king or queen acts as Head…
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
is a concept used by some political scientists in which the s…
Monarchy
a form of government with a monarch at the head
Constitutional Monarchy
is a form of government in which a king or queen acts as Head…
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Geography Political Vocabulary
monarchy
constitutional monarchy
republic
totaltarianism
A government in which power is in the hands of a single perso…
A form of government in which the king retains his position a…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
government control over every aspect of public and private li…
monarchy
A government in which power is in the hands of a single perso…
constitutional monarchy
A form of government in which the king retains his position a…
Political Geography Vocabulary
Unitary System
Federal System
Autocracy
Monarchy
form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
system of government in which one person rules with unlimited…
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
Unitary System
form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
Federal System
form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Unitary system
Federal system
Autocracy
Monarchy
A government that gives all key powers to the national or cen…
The sharing of power between the central and state governments.
system of government in which one... person rules with unlimited…
a form of autocracy with a hereditary... king or queen exercisin…
Unitary system
A government that gives all key powers to the national or cen…
Federal system
The sharing of power between the central and state governments.
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Political Geography & Economic Geography Vocabulary
Unitary System
Federal System
Autocracy
Monarchy
Form of government in which all key powers are given to the n…
Form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
System of government in which one person rules with unlimited…
A form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
Unitary System
Form of government in which all key powers are given to the n…
Federal System
Form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
24 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Borders
Boundaries
Centrifugal
Centripetal
Allows you to add a certain border style to the borders of sp…
-protect separateness and autonom
Forces that tend to divide a country-such as international re…
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Borders
Allows you to add a certain border style to the borders of sp…
Boundaries
-protect separateness and autonom
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Political Geography Vocabulary
state
sovereignty
territoriality
Peace of Westphalia
area organized into a political unit and ruled by an establis…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
nonverbal communication that refers to how people use space t…
series of peace treaties signed between May and October in 1648
state
area organized into a political unit and ruled by an establis…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
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POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY / ETHNICITY Vocabulary
Political Geography
State
Sovereignty
Colony
The study of how people have organized Earth's land surface i…
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
Political Geography
The study of how people have organized Earth's land surface i…
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
political geography vocabulary
monarchy
constitutional monarchy
republic
totalitarianism
A government in which power is in the hands of a single person
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
monarchy
A government in which power is in the hands of a single person
constitutional monarchy
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
20 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Monarchy
Constitutional monarchy
Republic
totalitarianism
A government in which power is in the hands of a single person
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Monarchy
A government in which power is in the hands of a single person
Constitutional monarchy
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
20 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Republic
Totalitarianism
A government ruled by a king or queen.
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen.
Constitutional Monarchy
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Republic
totalitarianism
A form of government in which one person, usually a member of…
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Monarchy
A form of government in which one person, usually a member of…
Constitutional Monarchy
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
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Political Geography Vocabulary #2
Borders
Boundaries
Centruifugal
Centripetal
Define the places that are safe and unsafe; distinguish us fr…
limitations, borders
divide people and countries
unify people and countries
Borders
Define the places that are safe and unsafe; distinguish us fr…
Boundaries
limitations, borders
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Anocracy
Autocracy
Balance of Power
Boundary
country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, but…
country that is run according to the interests of the ruler r…
condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
Anocracy
country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, but…
Autocracy
country that is run according to the interests of the ruler r…
11 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Unitary System
Federal System
Autocracy
Monarchy
All power in central federal government; form of government i…
All power is split between the state government and the feder…
System of government in which 1 person rules with unlimited p…
A form of autocracy with a heredity king or queen exercising…
Unitary System
All power in central federal government; form of government i…
Federal System
All power is split between the state government and the feder…
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Political Geography Vocabulary
unitary system
federal system
autocracy
monarchy
all key powers are given to the national or central government
powers are divided between the national government and state…
one person rules with unlimited power and authority
form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercising…
unitary system
all key powers are given to the national or central government
federal system
powers are divided between the national government and state…
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Political and Ethnic Geography Vocabulary
Ethnicity
Nationalism
Nationality
Self-determination
identity with a group of people who share the cultural tradit…
loyalty and devotion to a particular nationality
identity with a group a people who share legal attachment and…
concept that ethnicity have the right to govern themselves
Ethnicity
identity with a group of people who share the cultural tradit…
Nationalism
loyalty and devotion to a particular nationality
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Unitary system
Federal system
Autocracy
Monarchy
form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
form of government in which... powers are divided between the na…
system of government in which one... person rules with unlimited…
a form of autocracy with a hereditary... king or queen exercisin…
Unitary system
form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
Federal system
form of government in which... powers are divided between the na…
39 terms
Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Boundary
City-State
Colonialism
Colony
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A sovereign state comprising of a city and its immediate hint…
An attempt by one country to establish settlements and to imp…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
Boundary
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
City-State
A sovereign state comprising of a city and its immediate hint…
24 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Unitary system
Federal system
Autocracy
Monarchy
Form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
Form of government in which... powers are divided between the na…
System of government in which one... person rules with unlimited…
A form of autocracy with a hereditary... king or queen exercisin…
Unitary system
Form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
Federal system
Form of government in which... powers are divided between the na…
24 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Unitary system
Federal system
Autocracy
Monarchy
form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
form of government in which... powers are divided between the na…
system of government in which one... person rules with unlimited…
a form of autocracy with a hereditary... king or queen exercisin…
Unitary system
form of government in which all... key powers are given to the n…
Federal system
form of government in which... powers are divided between the na…
24 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
unitary system
federal system
autocracy
monarchy
form of government in which all key powers are given to the n…
form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
system of government in which one person rules with unlimited…
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
unitary system
form of government in which all key powers are given to the n…
federal system
form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
10 terms
Political Geography - Vocabulary
Political Geography
State
Sovereignty
Territoriality
The geographic study of politics and political matters.
A centralized authority that enforces a single political, eco…
The right of individual states to control political and econo…
A learned cultural response, rooted in European history, that…
Political Geography
The geographic study of politics and political matters.
State
A centralized authority that enforces a single political, eco…
25 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Centrifugal force
Centripetal force
City state
Colonialism
Forces that tend to divide a country
Forces that tend to unite a country
a sovereign state that compromises a town and the surrounding…
the effort by one country to establish settlements and to imp…
Centrifugal force
Forces that tend to divide a country
Centripetal force
Forces that tend to unite a country
33 terms
APHG Political Geography Vocabulary
Boundary
Capitalism
Centrifugal forces
Centripetal forces
A vertical plane that cuts through the rocks below and airspa…
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
Forces within a state that divide the people
Forces within a state that unify the people
Boundary
A vertical plane that cuts through the rocks below and airspa…
Capitalism
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
32 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
Territoriality
Unilateralism
Unitary
Boundary
A country's sense of property and attachment toward its terri…
World order in which one state is in a position of dominance…
Centralized government and administration that exercises powe…
A vertical plane that cuts through the rocks below and the ai…
Territoriality
A country's sense of property and attachment toward its terri…
Unilateralism
World order in which one state is in a position of dominance…
135 terms
APHG: Political Geography Vocabulary
Balkanization
Buffer State
Centrifugal Forces
Centripetal Forces
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
A relatively small country sandwiched between two larger powe…
Forces that tend to divide a country.
Forces that tend to unite or bind a country together.
Balkanization
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
Buffer State
A relatively small country sandwiched between two larger powe…
16 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary #1
Annexation
Balkanization
Antecedent Boundary (origin)
Sebsequent Boundary (origin)
Incorporation of a territory into another geo-political entity.
The process by which a state breaks down through conflicts am…
Existed before the cultural landscape emerged. Ex: Malaysia/…
Developed contemporaneously with the evolution of the cultura…
Annexation
Incorporation of a territory into another geo-political entity.
Balkanization
The process by which a state breaks down through conflicts am…
14 terms
Unit 4 Political Geography Vocabulary
Alliance
Autocracy
Coup d'etat (Coup)
Democracy
A formal agreement or treaty between two or more nations to c…
System of government where power and authority to rule belong…
The sudden overthrow of a government by a small group of peop…
A system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
Alliance
A formal agreement or treaty between two or more nations to c…
Autocracy
System of government where power and authority to rule belong…
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Political Geography Vocabulary
Boundary
City-State
Colonialism
Cultural Boundaries
Invisible line marking the extent of a state's territory by n…
Government boundary consisting of a city and its surrounding…
The conquering of a territory and the establishment of of set…
Boundaries created by religious, ethnic, or other cultural gr…
Boundary
Invisible line marking the extent of a state's territory by n…
City-State
Government boundary consisting of a city and its surrounding…
32 terms
Political Geography Vocabulary
political geography
state
sovereignty
territoriality
the geographic study of politics and political matters
a centralized authority that enforces a single political, eco…
the right of individual states to control political and econo…
a learned cultural response, rooted in European history, that…
political geography
the geographic study of politics and political matters
state
a centralized authority that enforces a single political, eco…
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