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human geography 1 2 and 3

demography The statistical study of human population
population density The average number of people living in an area
birthrate The number of births each year for every 1,000 people
deathrate the total number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
emigrants People who leave a country to live somewhere else
push factors Factors that cause a person to leave a location
pull factors Factors that cause a person to go to a location
refugees People who have been forced to leave and can not return to their homes
culture all of the features of a persons way of life including
are all apart of culture Language Dress Diet Religion Location Philosophies
culture region An area in which people have many shared culture traits
ethnic group A human population that shares a common culture or ancestry
acculturation When a individual or group adopts some of the traits of another culture
cultural inovation New ideas that a culture adapts
cultural diffusion When an idea of innovation spreads from one person or group to another and is adopted
globalization When connections around the world increase and cultures become more alike
traditionalism Following longtime practices and opposing many new ideas
fundamentalism Any case where people believe in following traditional beliefs or teachings
dialect is a regional variety of a language
Lingua Franca a world language that is used for business and communication
Ethnic religion focus on one ethnic group and have not spread to others
two examples of ethnic religions Hinduism and Confucianism
animalist religion religions that believe in the presence of spirits and forces of nature
Polytheism the belief in many gods
Universalizing Religions seek to spread their religion
Universalizing Religions seek to spread their religion
Monotheism the belief in one god
examples of monotheism religions Christianity and Islam
missionaries those who attempt to spread a religion
Created by: megannoel99