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Flashards for Unit 1
|societies leave cultutral imprint to a place, that contrubytes to cultural landscape
|sculpting of a natural landscape by a group- humans interact with nature.
|total number of people divided by total land area- density of people and per land area.
|number of people per unit of area of agricultural land
|place where idea originated.
|spread of a feature or trend from one place to another
|spread of an idea through movement of people from one place to another
|spread of feature in snowballing process
|spread of ideas from nodes or focal point of authority
|rapid and widespread throughout population
|spread of underlying principle ex. computers PC and Apple)
|exact measurement of space between space
|Approximate measurement of space between two places
|arrangement of something across Earth's Surface
|apporach to study of geography was found in physical sciences, study of enviorment caused by human actvities.
|position on Earth;s surface using coordinates of longitude
|Friction of Distance
|based on notation, distance requires money and energy.
|Position on Earth's surface, near others
|physical charcter of a place, significant
|location of place relative to others
|reduction in time, takes to diffuse something
|diminishing importance of phenomenon with increasing distance of hearth.
|Manuel Castells as set of interconnected nodes without center
|relationship among people and objects across a barrier
|ease to reach one location to another location
|Physical gap or interval between two objects
|physical location across geographic space
|estimation of extent
|ratio of maps to map and actual world
|uniform region, share common characteristics such as language and climate
|nodal region, central focus dominates and diminishes outward places, by transportation and communication.
|Perceptual region, place is people culture identity, mental map
|people have ability to adjust physical environment.
|the land originally there. created by science.
|distribution, objects form a linear distribution
|name of place given