Spring 2017: Globalization
Assignment 5: Globalization and the Environment
Due Date: Monday Apr 24th in-class
Name: _Simen Olafsen_
Globalization and the Environment: Ecological and Carbon Footprints
Besides the numerous socioeconomic, politcal and cultur
Readings for globalization exam 1)
News of globalizations death vastly exaggerated
- globalization should implode because of the economic has proven stronger
than even its defenders had hoped.
- Global companies
- Globalization is better than the alternat
Assignment 4) Simen Olafsen
1) I have a lot of favorites when it comes to different fruit and vegetables but since I
only can pick three I have decided to write about Banana, Carrot and potato. The
origins of the banana are very complex. Archeologists bel
Assignment 3 in GEOG2000) Simen Olafsen
1) According to United Nations international migration is a global phenomenon that
is growing in scope, complexity and impact. In a globalizing world, migration has
a big effect on the development processes. This me
Globalization is doddering and will survive
What changes can be done to make Globalization a beneficial thing?
Globalization is doddering and will survive. What changes can be done
to make globalization a beneficial thing?
I would definitel
2 May 2017
The Shrinking of New Orleans
American cities across the nation all serve different and unique purposes. Some
cities are very industrial and have a strong influence on the nations economy and
political stature. Oth
Globalization definition A contested term relating to the transformation of the spatial
relations that involves a change in the relationship between space, economy and society
very one sided Marxist view marked-based and pr
New Orleans settlement and why - New Orleans was
founded in 1718 by the Mississippi Company that had a
business monopoly when it came to French colonies in North
America and the West Indies. This French colony was later
conceded to the Spanish Empire in 1
Assignment #2: Which country made your sweat shirt/t-shirt?
Points = 100 [10% of your final grade]
Due in class on March 8th
1. Go to the UConn Co-op and bookstore and look for two similar t-shirts (as much as possible), one should be made in the US and t
Hydrosphere: All the water at or near
the surface of the earth
Amount of water essentially constant
and moves between different reservoirs
100 million billion gallons move through
Oceans account for ~
Florida International University
August 28, 2016
Switch Documentary Summary
Dr. Scott Tinker is a Geologist that focuses on economic geology, he study energy as he
describe and as well hi is a professor at the University of Texas.
His journey beg
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EVR 3013 lab
Pines Forest and HammocksCompare and contrast of Nature Preserve
My choice of nature preserve is the Simpson Park that is a small area of 8 acress aprox
located in the Brickell area. This hammock is a dense forest that grows on a
November 22nd, 2016
Political Effect of Imaginary Geographies
(Updated from Swyngedouw, 2004)
October 15, 2014
Feature of Ads
Analyze the feature
(break down, in small
parts, how it is used in
The Animals eyes in the Ad of Sarah
McLachlan speaking about Animal
The eyes of the animals in
the shelters shows
October 27, 2014
Country of residence
The ecological impact for the United States of America is an issue because there are a lot of concerns
with air pollution, migration of gases, contamination of our surface water and fracturin
October 9, 2014
Nigerian Novelist Adichie at TEDxEuston had 3 main arguments in her speech. The first
one was why are men put at a higher standard than women; a lot of US companies give a higher
salary to men than women do for th
Running head: NORTH AFRICA/SOUTHWEST ASIA: THE CHALLENGE OF ISLAM
North Africa/Southwest Asia: The Challenge of Islam
NORTH AFRICA/SOUTHWEST ASIA: THE CHALLENGE OF ISLAM
Geography of a place is defined by the physical features
How to Write a Lab report
PCB 3063L Genetics Lab
What is the point of scientic writing?
A major part of your scientic career will involve, if it hasn't already, the ability
to read and write in a scientic format. The dissemination of information from one
If your TA has not arrived within 15 minutes of the class start time: Please contact the
Biology Stockroom by either calling the number on the door or going to the second floor.
Cellphone use is prohibited. During the hours of lab, your cell phone is to
Chapter 16 Running Water
Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, 9e (Tarbuck/Lutgens)
16.1 Multiple-Choice Questions
1) _ is not part of the hydrologic cycle.
A) Water evaporating from a lake
B) Water infiltrating into the soil and bedrock
Introduction to Global Change and the Environment
In Chapter 7 of A World of Difference, what is the critique of the concept of sustainable
Critical view of capitalism involves the importance of institutions to change the free
market system i
Fall 2016 GEO 3001 Exam 3 Exam Questions
All of the test questions are below, although the exam will certainly not use all of these
questions. You should be prepared to write a lengthy essay on each of the broader questions
below (a short paragraph on the
Why are scientists proposing the Anthropocene as the latest period of geologic history?
Discuss the major effects that humans have historically had on the earth that might be used
to demarcate the date of the arrival of the Anthropoce
Para la Educacin Bsica.
SEGUNDA EDICIN ACTUALIZADA.
(6 a 8 bsicos)
M. Luca Briones P.
Profesora de Matemticas.
Universidad de Chile.
Texto de Apoyo a los estudiantes de Educacin
Bsica, realizado por M. Luca Briones P.Profesora de Mate
This is an individual project.
You will be able to download it from the assignment section of Blackboard.
Each assignment will be compared through Turn It In in Blackboard, therefore
your finished assignment MUST be uploaded through th
Sahara March 26th, 2016
1241 E Lafayette St, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Middle Eastern/ Mediterranean
HFT 2890 Section 1
April 1st, 2016
The menu of Sahara is divided traditionally where the f