3 Population Geography

3 Population Geography - GEOG2300 - Space, Place, &...

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GEOG2300 - Space, Place, & Identity Week 3 Population Geography Overview ! Geodemography ! Living in place ! Region ! Mobility ! Globalization ! Nature-culture ! Cultural landscape ! Practicing geography ! Place and people ! For next week. .. Geodemography ! population geography ! the study of the spatial and ecological aspects of population ! e.g. distribution, density per unit of land area, fertility, gender, health, age, mortality, migration ! not just numbers, but spatial arrangements ! links to cultures and lifestyles 1 2 3
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! everyday lives and places ! image and perception ! identity and power ! landscapes as texts and places of consumption/spectacle ! interpretation and reflection Region ! demographics of human populations ! size, age, gender compositions, spatial distributions ! consider ! why do these factors vary regionally? ! how do they contribute to defining culture regions? Population distribution and
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