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chap4 concept list - GEOG 120 Chapter 4 study guide Your...

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GEOG 120 Chapter 4 study guide Your text uses many concepts to help make sense of the world’s complexity. In this course, some of these concepts are more important than others. Listed below are the more important concepts from Chapter 4 . Other concepts may be added in lectures. Note: Many of these concepts will be defined in class but there is also a glossary in your text (Appendix G). - Land bridge – a narrow isthmian link between two large landmasses; they are features – at least in terms of geologic time – subject to appearance and disappearanceas the land of sea level rises and falls - Archipelago – a set of islands grouped closely together, usually elongated into a chain - Culture hearth – heartland, source area, innovation center; place of origin of a major culture - Mainland-Rimland framework – twofold regionalization of the of the Middle American realm based on its modern cultural history; the Euro-Amerindian Mainland , stretching from Mexico to Panama (minus the Caribbean coastal strip),
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