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Unformatted text preview: Extensive use > farther from market Regional patterns-Core and periphery Core intense concentration and focus of regional character Periphery scattered activity, lower intensities, localized important-Core-periphery disparity operates at many scales Inductive Approach-- Induction specific information > model/generalization Climate patterns Landform patterns Language groups (and culture groups and religious groups)-Romance (mostly in SW)-Germanic (N and central)-Slavic (E and SE) [^with many exceptions^] Generalization: Europes core region developed around the contact line between the Romance language speakers and the Germanic language speakers One possible (explanatory) hypothesis: Long contact between peoples seeing the world in very different ways enhanced their problem-solving approaches...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course GEOG 120 taught by Professor Whitmore during the Fall '08 term at UNC.
- Fall '08