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belief on the writings of karl marx. concept that promoted the overthrow of capitalism

communism

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economic system based on private property and the market exchange of goods and services

capitalism

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the process of exporting industrial pollution and other waste material to other countries

pollution exporting

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landscapes heavily transformed by humans

anthropogenic landscape

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theory that explains distribution of cities. walter christaller

central place theory

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large urban that agglomeration results in two or more formally natural areas

superconurbation

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chinese. member of the high level bureaucracy of imperial china before 1911

mandarins

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chinese and korean practice of designing and locating buildings in areas with harmony

geomancy

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region in china given political and cultural anatomy due to the fact that they are inhabited by minorities

autonomous region

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writing system in which each symbol doesnt represents not a sound but a concept, like OK

ideographic writing

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scattering of a particular group of people over a large geographic area

diaspora

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economic system in which the state has minimal involvement. leave us alone.

laissez faire

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special economic zone small districts in china open to capitalism
no agriculture

SEZ

14

decline in factories

rust belt

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type of social structure belongs to india. people are born in a particular status

caste system

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large storms, low pressure centrer, typhoons and huricanes

cyclone

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language family found in southern india

dravidian

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the symbolic relocation of a capital city.

forward capital

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seeds, grains, feeding people of the world. food producing revolution

green revolution

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fundamentalist and religious and political movement that promotes hindu values

hindu nationalism

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a concept that made hindi the national language of india

linguistic nationalism

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king

maharaja

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a strategy in india where small loans were given to people to start up businesses

micro credit

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relates to the wing blowing in from the sea and at times from land to the sea. dictates the climate of india

monsoon

25

rebel forces of sirilanka. responsible for the suicide vest

tamil tigers

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tribal religion based on the worship of nature, spirits, and ancestors

animism

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theory that relates to how conflict areas will fall like dominoes if not addressed. relate to US and vietnam

domino theory

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malis. term relates to native malase

bumiputra

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planned government sponsor relocation of people from one are to another within a state

transmigration

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pacific region hurricane

typhoon

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port city. city that specializes in transhipment of goods

entrepot

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thailand, burma, laos. the major source area of heroin in the world. grow DOPE

golden triangle