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Unformatted text preview: World region Chapter 2 Notes: Modern world evolution has evolved through stages • New technologies from industrial revolution brought global economic system • Places + regions = World system World system = 3 tiers: Core, semiperipheral, and peripheral regions *Growth and internal colonization of the core regions could take place only by the colonization of the periphery* Globalization has intensified the diff. between the core and the periphery...
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- Fall '08
- Geography, Heart Regions **, Modern world evolution, Super nation organization