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Unit 1: Fried Chicken In Ulan Bator: KFC To Open In Mongolia

Unit 1: Fried Chicken In Ulan Bator: KFC To Open In Mongolia | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
Would you like home-style biscuits or mashed potatoes to go with your yurt?

No country is out of reach for global food brands these days, and

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Diffusion....Globalization....transnational corporations Oh My!

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GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography
Articles relating to the AP Human Geography Unit 1: Geography - It's Nature & Perspectives & Unit 2: Population Geography
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Unit 1: An Imaginary Town Becomes Real, Then Not. True Story

Unit 1: An Imaginary Town Becomes Real, Then Not. True Story | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
Two mapmakers made the place up. It wasn't real. Then, oddly, it popped into being. I am not making this up. It happened. Then it un-happened.
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Unit 2: Bye-Bye, Baby

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Birthrates are falling around the world. And that’s O.K.
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CH9: The End of the ‘Developing World’

CH9: The End of the ‘Developing World’ | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
The old labels no longer apply. Rich countries need to learn from poor ones.
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Should we get rid of terms like MDC, LDC, and NIC?

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Countries without McDonald's

Countries without McDonald's | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
The star-studded pizza joint has been doing brisk business since the Oscars.
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CH2: Faith, No Faith, and 2.1 Babies

CH2: Faith, No Faith, and 2.1 Babies | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
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CH9: Wallerstein World System Theory

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CH3: Mapping 60 Years of White Flight, Brain Drain and American Migration

CH3: Mapping 60 Years of White Flight, Brain Drain and American Migration | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
An interactive picture of Americans perpetually on the move.
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CH2: Population Bracketology

Try the Population Bracketology game from @uscensusbureau! Weekly data visualization from the U.S. Census Bureau compares populations for US states and metro areas. http://go.usa.gov/2nFR
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CH2: Tweetping

CH2: Tweetping | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
Check out the twitter activity in realtime
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Unit 2: Peoplemovin - A visualization of migration flows

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CH9: Where Children Sleep

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CH 9: Is HDI the best index for measuring Development?

An educational geographical video about measuring a country's development. I talk about HDI, PQLI and GNH, as well as I have interviews from Mahbub Ul Haq an...
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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and info graphics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this collection...
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Unit 2: BORDERLAND

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We Took A 2,428-Mile Road Trip Along The Mexico Border: Here's What We Saw
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25 maps and charts that explain America today

25 maps and charts that explain America today | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
The story of modern America visualized.
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Unit 1: How Capital Cities Distort Reality (Sense of Place)

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What's lost when the only lens into a place is its major metropolis?
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Unit 1: The Scale of the Universe 2

Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between.
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CH9: Human Development Reports

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CH9: HDI Map

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CH3: Debunking Global Migration Myths

CH3: Debunking Global Migration Myths | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
The world today consists of vast networks of floating populations, and a lot of myths — and misunderstandings — surround the issue of global migration. Here, we try to set the record straight with a true-or-false test.
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CH3: Dying to Leave: Human Trafficking Worldwide

Research for this piece was conducted during the summer of 2003. Human trafficking is on the rise worldwide. Many nations are affected -- serving as source,
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CH3: UNHCR Historical Refugee Data

CH3: UNHCR Historical Refugee Data | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
Explore the UNHCR statistical data with this visualization
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Unit 1: Where Does the South Begin?

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Roads? Religion? Accent? Food? Which factor dictates where the North ends?
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Unit 1: It’s a Small (and Cartographically Incorrect) World After All!

Unit 1: It’s a Small (and Cartographically Incorrect) World After All! | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
The world may be your oyster, a stage, or one big hospital [1], it is also a Disney ride. It’s a Small World After All (IaSWAA) can be experienced at each of the five Disney parks [2] across the world. The ride has been thrilling - and its repetitive and catchy theme song annoying - guests since ...
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Unit 1: These Maps Show How Subway Maps Twist Urban Reality

Unit 1: These Maps Show How Subway Maps Twist Urban Reality | GHS  Nature of Geography & Population Geography | Scoop.it
A new project at Northeastern University reveals how geographically warped subway maps really are.
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