human geography notes - World region Chapter 2 Notes:...

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Chapter 1 notes: Key terms Capitalism – Cognitive distance - Cog. Image - Cog. Space - Formal Region Friction of distance Geographic information systems GPS Globalization Heart Regions ** Human Geography Identity Latitude Like world Longitude Neo-liberalism Physical Geography Place Region Regional geography Regionalism Remote sensing Sense of place Sight Situation Social relations Special analysis Special diffusion Super nation organization
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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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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course GEOG 1101 taught by Professor Connor during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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