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AP Hmn - Unit 1 Voc
AP Human Unit 1 Vocab
|The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend throughout a population.
|The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material traits that together constitute a groups distinct tradition.
|The process of spreading a feature or trend from one place to another over time.
|The diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a phenomenon with increasing distance from its origin.
|The theory that human behavior is controlled by the physical environment.
|The spread of a feature or trend among people from one area to another in a snowballing effect.
|Formal Region (uniform region)
|An area in which everyone shares in one or more distinctive characteristics
|Functional Region (Nodal region)
|An area organized around a node or focal point
|The increasing interconnection of all regions in the world through politics, communication, transportation, marketing, manufacturing, and social and cultural processes.
|The region from which innovative ideas originate.
|The spread of a feature or trend from one key person or node of authority to power to other persons or places.
|A map in one's mind
|Specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular characteristic.
|The theory that the physical environment merely establishes limits of what is possible on the human population.
|An area distinguished by one or more distinctive characteristics.
|The spread of a feature or trend through bodily movement of people from one place to another.
|The physical character of a place
|The location of a place relative to another place.
|The physical gap or interval between two objects.
|The reduction in the time it takes to diffuse something to a distant place as a result of improved communications and transportation systems.
|The spread of an underlying principle, even though a specific characteristic is rejected.
|The use of Earth's renewable and nonrenewable natural resources in ways that do not constrain resource use in the future.
|The name given to a portion of Earth's surface
|A company that conducts research, operates factories, and sells products in many countries, not just where its headquarters or shareholders are located.
|A popular region that is named for the way people perceive it.