Geography Education
1.0M views | +14 today
Scooped by Seth Dixon
onto Geography Education!

Stop Calling Them 'Developed Countries'

Stop Calling Them 'Developed Countries' | Geography Education |
Seth Dixon's insight:

This particular graph shows Total Fertility (x axis) and Life Expectancy (y axis) which collectively can explain some of what can be called human development.  This is an interactive graphic that shows both temporal and regional patterns in changes in development.

Timothy Roth's comment, April 24, 2012 8:11 PM
love this... helps with perspective
Seth Dixon's comment, April 24, 2012 8:26 PM
Absolutely...the changes in life expectancy show that for the lower classes especially, life in a 'less' developed country today is better than life in many of the developed countries hundreds of years ago.
Lauren Jacquez's curator insight, October 25, 2013 11:02 PM

A Chapter 2 video to view!

Geography Education
Digital resources to strengthen the quality and quantity of geography education in classrooms the world over
Curated by Seth Dixon