Popular in Course
verified elite notetaker
Popular in Department
This 1 page One Day of Notes was uploaded by Andrea McMillan on Wednesday September 3, 2014. The One Day of Notes belongs to a course at a university taught by a professor in Fall. Since its upload, it has received 124 views.
Reviews for HumanGeography1pdf.pdf
Report this Material
What is Karma?
Karma is the currency of StudySoup.
Date Created: 09/03/14
Human Geography 82514 amp 82714 Section 1 A The Nature of Geography Defined by its mode of analysis United by a spatial perspective Geography as landscape analysis Two major subdivisions a Physical geography b Human geography The Cultural landscape Structural a The human imprint on the physical landscape b Shaped by cultural values and traditions c Focus is on the built environment PostStructural a A stage upon which societal struggles are played out b The spaces in which multiple discourses are materialized c Shaped by struggles involving race class gender power etc B Unifying Themes 1 Location Absolute longitude and latitude Relative Where is it as respect to other things around it 2 Place and Space Distribution Density Pattern 3 Human Environment Interaction Three Historical Models Environmental Determinism pre1940 The environment determines What people do with it Possibilism WWll 1980s Environment doesn t make you who you are it offers possibilities depending on your culture Environmental Perception Present Each of us have our own culture and We each perceive the World around us Could affect how to interact with the World