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Key Concepts in Human Geography II – Sept. 16, 2013 Human Geographies: Society & Culture Concepts: Regions
• Regionalization: the process where we simplify our
complex world and its human & physical geographic
patterns & processes into regions.
- Locations on the earth’s surface are assigned/classified into
various regions based on criteria/criterion • Spatial scale/perspective matters:
– Categorize all areas of the world into specific kinds of
words that have been established. Key Concepts in Human Geography II – Sept. 16, 2013 Human Geographies: Society & Culture Concepts: Regions - - - - - GTAH region
Great Lake Area
Souther Ontario region
(distinct region), Hudson
Bay area/northern area
Central Ontario (cottage
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This note was uploaded on 01/26/2014 for the course GEOG 1HA3 taught by Professor Peace during the Fall '08 term at McMaster University.
- Fall '08