Veils for Muslim women come in all sizes, shapes and colors — and with terminology that can mean different things in different places.
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Global Affairs & Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
Why What is Where: The Digital Knowledge Source for Geography & Global Affairs
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70% of global population growth over the next 30 years will be in Muslim countries
"Around 70 per cent of global population growth over the next 30 years will be in Muslim countries as the Muslim population of 1.6 billion is growing at twice the rate of the global population thus representing the fastest growing consumer segment in the world,"
Roads? Religion? Accent? Food? Which factor dictates where the North ends?
This is a great intellectual exercise to help students think about regions and how we define them. The article can help also inform some of their thinking since one of the main problems for students in drawing regional boundaries is a lack of place-based knowledge.
Tags: regions, USA.