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The Names Behind The States

The Names Behind The States | DHS Social Studies | Scoop.it

An infographic of the etymology and cultural origins of the names that made the United States of America.


Via Seth Dixon
Emily Ross Cook's insight:

Interesting how many Native American names we've used for states and cities.  I guess I thought there would be more English names!

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Seth Dixon's comment, May 6, 2013 3:21 PM
@Carly, Texas is also inaccurate...
Francisco Javier 's curator insight, May 12, 2013 8:52 PM

The Names Behind The States | @scoopit via @APHumanGeog http://sco.lt/...

Aulde de Barbuat's comment, May 18, 2013 7:08 AM
quite interesting, thanks. Unhappily, the link seems broken..Do you happen to have another one?
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Climate Change Infographic

Climate Change Infographic | DHS Social Studies | Scoop.it

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Emily Ross Cook's insight:

Humans must change their ways - what are some real life recommendations for changing?

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Loreto Vargas's curator insight, March 3, 2013 6:02 AM

Climate change is extremely violent and will cause many hardships to human beings. World leaders and polluters do not want to understand... This is a crime against humanity.

Ignacio Conejo Moreno's curator insight, March 3, 2013 6:52 AM

Chungo futuro se nos presenta, si no cambiamos nuestros hábitos!

mrjacquot's curator insight, March 6, 2013 8:48 PM

For all the doubters...