doctrine holding that human activities are controlled by the environment

Doctrine holding that human activities are controlled

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: doctrine holding that human activities are controlled by the environment. example: 19 th c and early 20 th c geographic writings went by this assumption Social Urbanism : Workplace fissuring : Desakota :
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Symbolic landscape : representations of particular values or aspirations that the builders and financiers of those landscapes want to impart to a larger public 2) Process and production innovations in automobile industry : Many innovations have been made in the automobile industry in the past century. Automobile companies have switched approaches when it comes to process and product innovations. The process of producing automobiles has switched from Fordism to a lean production method. Lean production is a type of assembly line that focuses on empowering workers by increasing productivity and eliminating as much waste as possible. In order to eliminate waste, efforts have been made to simplify the amount of parts that go into the production of the automobiles. Outsourcing has also been a huge innovation in the automobile industry. By outsourcing, companies get the opportunity to buy parts from other companies in order to simplify the amount of work being done in lean production. This has resulted in a steady decline in the amount of time that it takes to produce each automobile.
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