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The sector model, also known as the Hoyt model, is a model of urban land use proposed in 1939 by economist Homer Hoyt. It is a modification of the concentric zone model of city development. The benefits of the application of this model include the fact it allows for an outward progression of growth.

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The gravity model of migration is a model in urban geography derived from Newton's law of gravity, and used to predict the degree of interaction between two places

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a very large city, typically one with a population of over ten million people.
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A measure of the total output of a country that takes the gross domestic product (GDP) and divides it by the number of people in the country. The per capita GDP is especially useful when comparing one country to another because it shows the relative performance of the countries.

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The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.

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Early in the 19th century Johann Heinrich von Thünen (1783-1850) developed a model of land use that showed how market processes could determine how land in different locations would be used.

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The second agricultural revolution is generally said to have occurred along with the Industrial Revolution. It came about in part because of the Industrial Revolution and it helped allow the Industrial Revolution to happen.

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The Berlin Wall was a barrier that divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989, constructed by the German Democratic Republic  starting on 13 August 1961, that completely cut off (by land) West Berlin from surrounding East Germany and from East Berlin until it was opened in November 1989

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Race and Ethnicity Definitions: Social Minority vs. Social Majority - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.com

Race and Ethnicity Definitions: Social Minority vs. Social Majority - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.com | APHUG | Scoop.it
This lesson introduces concepts important to understanding race and ethnicity. First, a distinction is made between 'race' and 'ethnicity.' Next,...
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a state of armed conflict between different nations or states or different groups within a nation or state.the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims.

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Fall of the Soviet Union - Cold War - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Fall of the Soviet Union, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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describe the fall of the soviet union and the affects afterwards. describing that when more democracy was given the people and the politicians would clash in thoughts.

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A nation state is a geographical area that can be identified as deriving its political legitimacy from serving as a sovereign nation.

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It is a combination of characteristics that makes a place special and unique. Sense of place involves the human experience in a landscape, the local knowledge and folklore. Sense of place also grows from identifying oneself in relation to a particular piece of land on the surface of planet Earth.

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Central Place Theory (CPT) is an attempt to explain the spatial arrangement, size, and number of settlements. The theory was originally published in 1933 by a German geographer Walter Christaller who studied the settlement patterns in southern Germany.

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The establishment of residential communities on the outskirts of a city.

like the neighborhoods that we our selves live in.

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Women Matter | McKinsey & Company

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Gender diversity is on the strategic agenda at ever more companies. Why don't women hold more top jobs?
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ask questions as to why women are not as equaly employed as men even through women are more than half the population... i believe that more equality is rising as time passes

and along with that more equal job oppertunities shall arise.

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The Rostow's Stages of Growth model is one of the major historical models of economic growth. It was published by American economist Walt Whitman Rostow in 1960. The model postulates that economic growth occurs in five basic stages, of varying length: Traditional society. Preconditions for take-off.

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Closing the gap between men and women in agriculture - YouTube

http://www.fao.org/sofa/gender The world cannot eliminate hunger without closing the gap between men and women in agriculture. With equal access to productiv...
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talks about how benefiting the life for women in argiculture and closing the gap between men and women can acually help end world hunger.

by giving them equal acces to

-education

-technology

-matials

-land

-etc;

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GMOs - YouTube

You can directly support Healthcare Triage on Patreon: http://vid.io/xqXr If you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue produ...
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talks about the positves and negatives of using GMO'S

*The abbreviation for genetically modified organism. A GMO is an organism whose genome has been altered by the techniques of genetic engineering so that its DNA contains one or more genes not normally found there.

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Sir Archibald Mapsalot III solves regional tensions in the Middle East.
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shows the sadly realist thought behind boundaries and how since little to no thought is put into these boundaries, how the native people can suffer and cause changes and challenges. 

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United Nations Explained - YouTube

This video explains what is the United Nations what is it's importance in the world. Is it powerful and can it control nations. Can it be called the Global P...
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The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization established 24 October 1945 to promote international co-operation. A replacement for the ineffective League of Nations, the organization was created following the Second World War to prevent another such conflict.

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manipulate the boundaries of (an electoral constituency) so as to favor one party or class.

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This Land is Mine - YouTube

Reference and original, including an explanation about each character in this video: http://blog.ninapaley.com/2012/10/01/this-land-is-mine/ It tells the sto...
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refers to how people use space to communicate ownership/occupancy of areas and possessions 

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government by the people; a form of government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system.

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A physical boundary is a naturally occurring barrier between two areas. Rivers, mountain ranges, oceans, and deserts can all serve as physical boundaries. Many times, political boundaries between countries or states form along physical boundaries.

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