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Africa Map / Map of Africa - Facts, Geography, History of Africa - Worldatlas.com

Africa Map / Map of Africa - Facts, Geography, History of Africa - Worldatlas.com | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
A guide to Africa including maps (country map, outline map, political map, topographical map) and facts and information about Africa
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Here is an example of Area and Geography in Africa. While mostly images, the short article focuses on the historical relevance of the various geographic features and the form of the physical map. Through its detailed focus on the continent's shape, this is a true declaration of Area and Geography.

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Women

Women | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
An introduction to the topic 'Women in Africa', looking at the status of women in Africa, traditional responsibilities, education, health and power.
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This article represents social distribution in Africa. In simple terms the article explains how women and men have different roles in society. Also, the article focuses on the direct roles of women and that difference throughout the countries. In conclusion, the article shows recent changes for improvement in women's rights.

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Africa - Can Africa Claim the 21st Century?

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This is an example of economics in Africa. The very lengthy article breaks up the entire prospects and problems of the African wealth or poverty problem. Using facts and fact based inferences, the article defines all the problems in the progression of the economic staring, such as the inability to get proper schooling, lack of investment capabilities, and the unfair distribution of wealth. Near the end, the article proposes a solution through contributions from outside sources and internal improvement. 

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Why Europe's immigration nightmare is only beginning

Why Europe's immigration nightmare is only beginning | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Reactions to the drowning of nearly 400 migrants in the seas off Lampedusa and Malta earlier this month demonstrate three important reasons why Europe will not resolve its immigration crisis any time soon.
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This article represents Area/Geography for Europe as it confronts their resent difficulties with maintaining and protecting the borders.

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UK 'now has seven social classes'

UK 'now has seven social classes' | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
The largest-ever survey of social class, conducted by the BBC, suggests there are now seven social classes in the UK.
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This is an example of UK Society, or part of the Social structure of Europe. The article focuses on redividing the 3 social classes into a more accurate seven, and being based on social classes makes it relevant to social information as a whole. 

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A 'Christian' Europe Without Christianity

A 'Christian' Europe Without Christianity | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
By David GibsonReligion News Service (RNS) Does European Christendom need Christianity to survive?
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This is a Religious example of Europe as the rather elongated article details the rises and falls of the once most influential religion in Europe, and the conflict as other religions fight for control and popularity.

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EUROPA - The economy

Key facts and figures on the economy of the EU and its member countries.
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This is an Economical example as it is pulled directly from the European Union website and breaks down the economy of the Union in short summarizing paragraphs and detailed graphs.

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"DO the NT " : new tourism campaign for the Nothern Territory, Australia’s outback

Tourism Northern Territory has unveiled a shift in its domestic branding with the launch of a $1.2 million campaign selling the region as a place where you 'do'.
The campaign, spanning TV, print and digital, was rolled out the 29th September. According to Tourism NT, it has shifted its messaging from vast, open spaces and landscape shots to one of experiences.


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This is an economical source. The video is an example of the economical need for tourism to sustain their economy. It is the importance of the trade and it's industry that makes this video a economical resource. 

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Maikeru.cc - Immigration between 1900-1945 shaped Australian society to an immense degree.

Maikeru.cc - Immigration between 1900-1945 shaped Australian society to an immense degree. | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
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This is an example of not only the movement of people, but their social effect. The article details the immigration and governmental changes caused by those immigrants. it explains the different social classes and rules caused by the vast immigration. For informing about the social classes and roles, it is a social article.

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Australian Economy Strong due to International Trade

Australian Economy Strong due to International Trade | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
latest statistics show that australia's trade position has returned to a surplus, mostly because of increasing commodity prices. australia's economy is expected to receive a significant boost as a result of its strong trade position.
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This is an economical article for Australia. It explains the role of trade and the levels of international trade, and their effect on the economical wealth. For focusing on the trade and wealth it is an example of economy.

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Human rights guide

Human rights guide | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
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This is a source of political information for Australia. This is the list of the  laws in the court of the Autralian people. It displays the structure of their government and role of the leaders. It is political as it refers to their political and governmental structure and laws. 

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Sweaty September smashes records, with more heat to come

Sweaty September smashes records, with more heat to come | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Australia has experienced its hottest September on record, as well as rewriting the records for the hottest 12-month period for the second time this year.With an average temperature of 21.95C – 2.75C…...

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This scientific article addresses the area/geography of Australia. By describing the location and physical weather normalites, the article introduces the affect of global warming on the Austalian land. Being  as the article focuses on the location and reaction of human/environment interaction, it is an example of Area/Geography sources.

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dilaycock's curator insight, October 1, 2013 6:59 PM

Not to mention the extreme winds that we've experienced these past few weeks!

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12 Great African Inventions That Changed The World - Politics - Nairaland

12 Great African Inventions That Changed The World - Politics - Nairaland | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
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This is an example of Intellectuals and Arts. The short document is full of links to other sites for further explanation, but basically the article proves how some of the most influential inventions and discoveries of human history, all occurred in Africa. As it focuses on inventions, it relates directly to Intellectual advancements. 

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religion-in-africa.pdf

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This PDF formatted article is an ideal representation of African religions. Through use of colorful graphs and short descriptions, the article describes the distribution of religious beliefs in Africa and how the religions came to formation and power in Africa, and thus the social difficulties of the situation of split beliefs. 

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Anna & Lexi 's curator insight, April 10, 2014 11:55 AM

This goes in the religion category because it is a graphic representation of he religion distribution in AfricaAfrica

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AFRICAN POLITICAL CULTURES AND THE PROBLEMS OF GOVERNMENT

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This article is an example of politics in Africa. Throughout the paragraphs the author explains the state of specific African countries' governments and Africa's overall status in terms of politics. The author also specifies the actions needed to unite and stabilize the African governments as a single whole union.

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SCOTLAND'S INVENTIONS

SCOTLAND'S INVENTIONS | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
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This link filled document includes explanations of various Scotland inventions and being as Scotland is a part of Europe, and the inventions are intellectual, this falls under European examples of Intellectual/Arts

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Maps of cultural and legal differences in Europe.

Maps of cultural and legal differences in Europe. | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Maps of Europe by language, religion, population density, hair & eye color, etc.
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This is an example of Area/Geography in Europe because it contains a variety of different maps based on a variety of different averages.

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EUROPA - EU Presidents – who does what?

EUROPA - EU Presidents – who does what? | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Presidents of the main EU institutions: terms, election/appointment procedures and roles
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Here is an example of Europe's politics as it describes the roles, reigns, and current presidents for each of the three branches of the European Union and supplies links to further information.

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50 Things You Didn’t Know About Australia Infographic

50 Things You Didn’t Know About Australia Infographic | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Around 40,000 BC the first immigrants arrived in Australia from South-East Asia.

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A quick visual site that shows various elements of PERSIA.

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KaitlynandSydney's curator insight, October 3, 2013 1:01 PM

This is a intellectual article because it gives education of Australia's history and shows some world records that happend there.

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Australian Religion and Culture : CIT International

Australian Religion and Culture : CIT International | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
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The blunt and short article covers the religions of Austalia in as few words as possible. It lists the percentages of religion and how they affect the culture. Clearly, this is a representation of religions.

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Australian Culture

Australian Culture | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Read about Australian culture, founded on stories of battlers, bushrangers, brave soldiers. It's all about a fair go, the great outdoors & a bit of irony.
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This is an example of the social aspect of Australia. The article explains the interaction between the aboriginals and the land, along with how people today live and interact with each other. The life styles and entertainments focused on make this a social topic.

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Our people | australia.gov.au

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This is an example of political events and history in Australia. The article quickly summarizes the Natives, incoming colonists, and the formation of their unified government. For containing the population participation and differentiation between people's origins, it is an example of their political structure.

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Oceania Art Gallery

Oceania Art Gallery | Australia and Oceania, Europe, and Africa | Scoop.it
Oceania Art is an online gallery specialising in Oceanic Art: the arts of Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia and Australian Aboriginal Art.
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This is a representation of arts from Australia. It is an a example of arts as you can browse through sculptures and paintings from the indigenous Australians and Native Oceanians. Due to the fact that it is literally art, it must be an example of art.

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