Copyright

Flashcards - Overview of Human Geography

Flashcards - Overview of Human Geography
1/13 (missed) 0 0
Create Your Account To Continue Studying

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access
extended family
An extended family is a family that extends beyond the nuclear family, consisting of parents, aunts, uncles, and cousins, all living nearby or in the same household
Got it
race
Race is the classification of humans into groups based on physical traits, ancestry, genetics or social relations, or the relations between them
Got it
secondary sources
In scholarship, a secondary source is a document or recording that relates or discusses information originally presented elsewhere
Got it
Nationalism
Nationalism is a shared group feeling in the significance of a geographical and sometimes demographic region seeking independence for its culture or ethnicity that holds that group together
Got it
Geography
Geography is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of Earth
Got it
ecology
Ecology is the scientific analysis and study of interactions among organisms and their environment
Got it
13 cards in set
Front
Back
ecology
Ecology is the scientific analysis and study of interactions among organisms and their environment
Geography
Geography is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of Earth
Nationalism
Nationalism is a shared group feeling in the significance of a geographical and sometimes demographic region seeking independence for its culture or ethnicity that holds that group together
secondary sources
In scholarship, a secondary source is a document or recording that relates or discusses information originally presented elsewhere
race
Race is the classification of humans into groups based on physical traits, ancestry, genetics or social relations, or the relations between them
extended family
An extended family is a family that extends beyond the nuclear family, consisting of parents, aunts, uncles, and cousins, all living nearby or in the same household
family
In the context of human society, a family is a group of people affiliated either by consanguinity , affinity , or co-residence or some combination of these
nuclear family
A nuclear family or elementary family is a family group consisting of a pair of adults and their children
natural resources
Natural resources are resources that exist without actions of humankind
Cultural ecology
Cultural ecology is the study of human adaptations to social and physical environments
interpretation
Interpretation or interpreting is oral translation of speech or sign from a language into another
social movement
Social movements are a type of group action
language family
A language family is a group of languages related through descent from a common ancestor, called the proto-language of that family

To unlock this flashcard set you must be a Study.com Member.
Create your account

Unlock Your Education

See for yourself why 30 million people use Study.com

Become a Study.com member and start learning now.
Become a Member

Already a member? Log In

Support