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MidtermReviewSheet - Mid-Term Review Sheet Geography 5(W08 What is Geography 1 Natural and Social Science a Physical geomorphology hydrology

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Mid-Term Review Sheet Geography 5 (W08) What is Geography? 1. Natural and Social Science a. Physical- geomorphology, hydrology, topography, climatology, ecology, soils b. Human/Cultural- demographics, political/economic, class/race/gender, social c. Human-Environmental- deforestation 2. Space vs. Place Place has more of a human aspect- place = some sort of space + meaning Place-making- how do people make places/give meaning to spaces? Eg. classrooms, Disneyland, etc. How places get made, how we make places from nature 3. Multi-Disciplinary Must know about different fields even when you’re studying just one subject- eg. to study Colorado River, must have some knowledge about Hydrology, Engineering, Spanish, Poli-Sci, Law, Soil Sciences, Int’l Relations etc. 4. Deconstruction Epistemology Assumptions and Critiques of the Utilitarian, Eco-Centric and Social Constructivist Views of Nature (be able to apply these ideas to your understanding of environmental
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This note was uploaded on 06/24/2008 for the course GEOG 6 taught by Professor Diamond during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.

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MidtermReviewSheet - Mid-Term Review Sheet Geography 5(W08 What is Geography 1 Natural and Social Science a Physical geomorphology hydrology

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