PPT - GEOGRAPHY 1 - GEOGRAPHY 1 PLACES LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING WORLD Hermoso Fernand Francis M Instructor GEOGRAPHY 1 PLACES LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING

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GEOGRAPHY 1 PLACES & LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING WORLD Hermoso, Fernand Francis M. Instructor
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GEOGRAPHY 1 PLACES & LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING WORLD So why study places and landscapes? Are those stationary? Do they change? Are they uniform throughout the globe? Are they distributed equally?
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GEOGRAPHY 1 PLACES & LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING WORLD GEOGRAPHY Geographia “geos” = earth + graphein” = to writeDescription of the earth
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GEOGRAPHY 1 PLACES & LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING WORLD PHYSICAL GEOGRAPY HUMAN GEOGRAPHY SOCIAL GEOGRAPHY CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY BEHAVIORAL GEOGRAPHY POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY URBAN GEOGRAPHY HYDROLOGY CLIMATOLOGY BIOGEOGRAPHY GEOMORPHOLOGY METEOROLOGY PEDOLOGY
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GEOGRAPHY 100 PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY WORD OF THE DAY “Geocentric theory”
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GEOGRAPHY 1 Places and Landscapes in a Changing World WORD OF THE DAY 1 “Traditions”
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Spatial Tradition Spatial Analysis Distance Form Direction Position
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Area Studies Tradition Nature of Places Characteristics Differentiation
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Man-Land Tradition Environmentalism Environmental Determinism Possiblism
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Earth Science Study of water, land and atmosphere What makes geography part of the hard sciences
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GEOGRAPHY 1 Places and Landscapes in a Changing World WORD OF THE DAY 2 “Themes”
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LOCATION Where a phenomena or anything is Absolute Relative
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PLACE An area defined by everything in it Have features that distinguish them from each other
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REGION An area defined by certain similar characteristics Physical, natural, human, cultural
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MOVEMENT Refers to the way a phenomenon goes from point A to point B
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HUMAN-ENVIRONMENTAL INTERACTION Refers to how people: Depend Adapt Modify the environment
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UNDERSTANDING MAPS MAPS 2D representation of the surface of the earth Can represent an individual’s perception of the world Can be politically motivated
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UNDERSTANDING MAPS ERATOSTHENES First person to measure the circumference of the Earth Considered as the father of geography The first to calculate the tilt of the Earth’s axis
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UNDERSTANDING MAPS WORD OF THE DAY “ECUMENE”The Inhabited World
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UNDERSTANDING MAPS WORD OF THE DAY “ECUMENE”The Inhabited World
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