Chapter 11 Lecture Notes: Agriculture & the Rural
Chapter 6 Lecture Notes: Language
a set of sounds and symbols that is used for communication.
Language is an integral part of culture.
Language reflects where a culture has been and what it
Language makes pe
Chapter 4 Lecture Notes: Local Culture, Popular Culture, and
Chapter 8: Lecture Notes
A state is an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government that has control over its internal and foreign
affairs. That occupies defined territory and has a permanent population A state has sovereign
Using satellites to
in outer space
Remote sensing is
There are several
Better Life Index
This Index allows you to compare
well-being across countries, based
on 11 topics the OECD has identified
as essential, in the areas of material
living conditions and quality of life.
The BLI shows the extent to
Chapter 2: Population Distribution and Migration Patterns
Where in the world do people
live and why?
People avoid extremes: too much of something
Population density will be too low: # of people vs.
Physiologic Population Dens
Chapter 3 Lecture Notes:
Push & Pull Factors:
Cyclic: Involves journeys that begin at our home
base and bring us back to it, Regular sequences of
short moves within a local area = activity spaces,
Commuting, Seasonal movement, Nomadism
Illustrated Dictionary: Chapter 12
Break of Bulk Point
Flexible Production System
Friction of Distance
Global Division of Labor