CCAC First Summer 2017
Geography 101 Black Board
World Regional Geography
Office: B501 South
Email: [email protected]
Office Hours: Monday/Wednesday online/ email discussion : 9:00-11:00 p.m. EST each
Monday/Wednesday. During these hours I
Wheeler, S. M., & Beatley, T. (2014). Sustainable Urban Development Reader.
Essay Grading Criteria
Body of Paper:
o Third person is required
o Be sure to provide specific and detailed and direct points of argument and
o Be sure to properly document all use of information
o Be sure that your analysis is central. Direct qu
Economic globalization is an important topic and concept in todays world.
Globalization is a term that is used often, but its meaning is so obscure. One of the many
definitions of globalization is, that it is a process of complex in
Davidson, J., & Wibberley, G. (2016). Planning and the Rural Environment: Urban and
Regional Planning Series. Elsevier.
Why was it written?:
This book was written to educate its readers on the urban and regional
Follow the Trans-Siberian Railroad in Google Earth along Lake Baikals southern
shoreline. What are the dominant features on your trip? what do such features tell us
about the region ? the challenges ? be sure to provide specific examples. In your
SECTION #3 ESSAY QUESTIONS
1. Discuss the evolution of the federal bureaucracy from the spoils system through the
creation of the civil service system.
Spoil systems are the practice of a successful political party giving public office positions to
Harvey, Chelsea. The stubbornly persistent idea about climate change that just wont go
away. The Washington Post. WP Company, 10 July 2017. Web. 11 July 2017
1. Why you selected this article for discussion
I selected The stubbornly per
I really enjoyed reading your article! I found it interesting, as well, and very informative.
The North Koreans get to Russia by either paying bribes to go or getting sent over as
slaves. While in Russia, those sent over as slaves work and returns
DBQ 7/17 7/23
Using Pearsons MapMaster Interactive Maps in MasteringGeography, select the map
sets for South Asia, and activate the environmental issues layer under the physical
environment theme. Next, activate the agricultural regions layer under the ec
an open access
journal of philosophy
Responsibility in Descartess
Theory of Judgment 1
M a r i e J aya s e k e r a
In this paper I develop a new account of the philosophical motivations for Descartess theory of judgment. The the
I Feel, Therefore I Am
By EMILY EAKIN
New York Times, 19 April 2003. [online edition].
Don Hogan Charles/The New
with Spinoza over
that mind and body
n the middle of the 17th century,
Law & Literature
7 March 2017
A Jury of Empathy
In Sally Heckels cinematic portrayal of A Jury of Her Peers, she strongly
represents the overall theme of crime being committed without guilt. A Jury of Her Peers
urges the viewer to decide not only whether
What is a galaxy?
What is our galaxy called?
What are the four inner planets?
How are planets different from
What are two planets without
What are tides?
What is a rotation?
How long does one of Earths
What does Earths rotati
What are the two main
branches of geography? What
does each focus on?
Physical-non man made
characteristics of people
The industrial area in the
northeastern and Midwestern
part of the U.S. where many
old factories have shut down i
What are gulfs and seas?
Areas of saltwater that are
connected to larger oceans
What is a lake?
Inland Bodies of water
What is the worlds largest lake?
The Caspian Sea
What does a distance scale do?
It helps determine real distances
between points on a ma
Preliminaries: Chapter 1
Formation and Structure:
The Big Bang Theory
Atom getting so compacted, the pressure makes the atom explode
The Earths Structure: Layers
Ozone Layer: Protects Earth from UV rays!
1. What are the major sects of Buddhism in East Asia?
Mahayanan and Vajrayanan( Tibet & Nepal)
2. What development strategy was pursued by the NICS and what are its advantages?
Exportation and factor abundance
3. How did
The Americas: Chapter 2
U.S. is more powerful than everyone else combined
Period of Hegemony 1898-1959
Economics and Diversity
Ethnic Group: the Melting Pot
Language: English, Spanish, French,
Religion: Christian, J
Class Notes on Europe
1. What are the major ethnic groupings of Europe and where are they located?
-Germanic: Northern Part of Europe
-Romance: Western Part of Europe
-Slavic: Eastern Part of Europe
2. What was the significance of the Ren
Class Notes on Russia
1. What are the main ethnic groups of Central Asia?
Persians, Afghans, Turkomen, Asians
2. How did Russias lack of modernization contribute to the Bolshevik Revolution?
-Lack of capitalism: Meant no development of su
April 16, 2013
Poland is located in the central Europe south of the Baltic Sea with both the Oder and
Vistula rivers flowing through the country. When traveling to the remarkable country, Poland,
1. What are the main ethnic groups on the Indian Subcontinent?
Indian, Aryan, Asiatic, Austro-Asian
2. What are the main languages in Southeast Asia?
3. What are the main ethnic groups in South east Asia?