Human Geography

Human geography is organized on a regional basis and includes Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

   

Asian geography

Asian geography includes Southwest Asian geography, South Asian geography, Central Asian geography, North Asian geography, East Asian geography, and Southeast Asian geography.

European geography

European geography includes Balkan geography, Eastern European geography, Central European geography, Italian geography, Northwest European geography, Iberian geography, Scandinavian geography, and Island European geography.

African geography

African geography includes North African geography, West African geography, North Central African geography, South Central African geography, East African geography, and South African geography.

North American geography

North American geography includes Northeastern North American geography, Northwestern North American geography, and Southwestern North American geography.

South American geography

South American geography broadly includes Amazon geography, Andean geography, and Argentine geography.

Oceanic geography

Oceanic geography broadly includes Australian geography, Pacific Island geography, and Antarctic geography.

History

History including prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history; modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century; and the future can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

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Sociology

Sociology including peoples of the world, communities, and social structure and change can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Institutions

Institutions including religion, government, economics, education, and family studies can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Religion

Religion including particular religions, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Particular religions including Abrahamic religion, Asiatic religion, pagan religion, and secularism can be connected. Religious organization can be connected. Religious practice can be connected. Religious belief can be connected.

Government

Government including particular governments, government activity, government structure, and law can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Particular governments including international government, national government, and local government can be connected. Government activity including state relations, administration, and succession can be connected. Government structure including government forms, executive systems, legislative systems, judicial systems, and political parties and interest groups can be connected. Law including international law, Western law, Asian law, and tribal law can be connected.

Economics

Economics including economic systems, industries, and economic activity can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Economic systems including economic system behavior, economic system types, networks, and firms can be connected. Industries including social and medical services, commercial and financial industries, communications industries, transportation industries, building related industries, manufacturing and extraction industries, and food and agricultural industries can be connected. Economic activity including consumption, distribution and exchange, and production can be connected.

Education

Education including school systems, educational organization, cultural institutions, teaching, and research can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

School systems including higher education, secondary education, and primary education can be connected. Educational organization including administration, faculty, students, and course material can be connected. Cultural institutions including performance venues, libraries, and museums can be connected. Teaching can be connected. Research can be connected.

Family

Family studies including particular families, kinship, parenting, and marriage can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Particular families can be connected. Kinship can be connected. Parenting can be connected. Marriage can be connected.

Culture

Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Behavioral culture

Behavioral culture including cultural events, recreation and entertainment, occupations, and customs can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Cultural events including holidays, disasters, expeditions, awards, gatherings, and performances can be connected. Recreation and entertainment including sports, games, theater, dance, and music can be connected. Occupations including service occupations, industrial occupations, communication occupations, transportation occupations, building occupations, and food-related occupations can be connected. Customs including institutional customs, social interaction customs, clothing and dress customs, living and dwelling customs, and vital customs can be connected.

Conceptual culture

Conceptual culture including philosophy, applied science, mathematics, literature, graphic arts, and language can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Philosophy including philosophical schools and doctrines, special topics, aesthetics, ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, and logic can be connected. Applied science including applied social science, medical science, information science, accounting, navigation, engineering science, and measurement can be connected. Mathematics including mathematical rigorization, statistics, geometry, analysis, algebra, and arithmetic can be connected. Literature including particular works, literary types and genres, literary forms, and oral tradition can be connected. Graphic arts including animation, photography, printmaking, painting, and drawing can be connected. Language including languages of the world, writing, and linguistics can be connected.

Material culture

Material culture including miscellanous artifacts, communications technology, transportation technology, clothing and dress, foodstuffs, building technology, and industrial technology can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Miscellaneous artifacts including sculpture, musical instruments, toys, and medicines can be connected. Communications technology including electronic communication, graphic communication, and written communication can be connected. Transportation technology including space technology, air transportation, water transportation, land transportation, and packaging can be connected. Clothing and dress including garments, adornment, and fabrics can be connected. Foodstuffs including prepared foods, preserved and processed foods, and raw foodstuffs can be connected. Building technology including outdoor structures, complete buildings, building components, furnishings, and materials can be connected. Industrial technology including advanced technology, utilities, weaponry, machinery, chemical technology, fuels, and tools can be connected.

Other anthropology

Other anthropology including particular groups, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Particular groups

Particular groups can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Human ecology

Human ecology including human effects on the environment, relations with other life, and environmental effects on people can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Human effects on the environment can be connected. Relations with other life forms can be connected. Environmental effects on people can be connected.

Physical anthropology

Physical anthropology including human origins, racial variation, and human dispersion can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Human origins can be connected. Racial variation can be connected. Human dispersion can be connected.

Demography

Demography including population change, population size and structure, migration, mortality, and birth and fertility can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Population change can be connected. Population size and structure can be connected. Migration can be connected. Mortality and morbidity can be connected. Birth and fertility can be connected.

Social foundations

Social foundations including social group behavior, social group types, social control, social interaction, and social presentation can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Social group behavior can be connected. Social group types can be connected. Social control can be connected. Social interaction can be connected. Social presentation can be connected.

Personal studies

Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Biography

Biography can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

  • Buddha(c 563 - c 483 BC)
  • Confucius (c 551 BC - c 479 BC)
  • Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)
  • Jesus (c 1 BC - c 33 CE)
  • Paul (c 5 CE - c 67 CE)
  • Ts'ai Lun (c 50 CE - c. 121 CE)
  • Mohammed (c 570 - c 632 CE)
  • Gutenberg (1398 CE - c. 1468 CE)
  • Columbus (1451 CE - 1506 CE)
  • Galileo (1564 CE - 1642 CE)
  • Newton, Isaac (1642-1727 CE)
  • Pasteur, Louis (1822 CE - 1895 CE)
  • Einstein, Albert (1879 CE - 1955 CE)
  • Obama, Barak (1961 - living)

Pychology

Psychology including social psychology, personality, mental disorders, developmental psychology, behavior patterns, mind, and behavioral elements can be used to examine Asian geography, European geography, African geography, North American geography, South American geography, and Oceanic geography.

Social psychology can be connected. Personality can be connected. Mental disorders can be connected. Developmental psychology can be connected. Behavior patterns can be connected. Mind can be connected. Behavioral elements can be connected.

Human body

The human body including human form and appearance, human disease, life cycle, body functions, and body systems can be connected.

Human form and appearance can be connected. Human disease can be connected. Life cycle can be connected. Body functions can be connected. Body systems can be connected.

Science

Biology

Biohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic life can be connected. Ecology including biogeography, ecosystems, evolution, system ecology, community ecology, population ecology, and behavioral ecology can be connected. Systematics including animals, fungi, plants, protists, and microbes can be connected. Organism biology including behavior, life cycle, morphology and form, organ systems, tissues, and habitat can be connected. Cell biology including types, behavior, and structure can be connected. Molecular biology including nucleic acids, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, other organics, and inorganics can be connected.

Earth science

Geohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic periods can be connected. Physical geography including mapping, oceanic geography, and terrestrial geography can be connected. Atmospheric science including climatology, meteorology, and atmospheric structure can be connected. Hydrospheric science including oceanography, glaciology, groundwater, and fresh water can be connected. Geology including interior geology, geologic processes, landforms, petrology, and mineralogy can be connected.

Astronomy

Galactic astronomy including cosmology, galactic types, and galactography can be connected. Stellar astronomy including astrocartography, star groupings, stars, exoplanets, and the interstellar medium can be connected. Local astronomy including the Sun, planetary systems, minor bodies, and the interplanetary medium can be connected.

Chemistry

Chemical systems including organic, inorganic, gas, liquid, and solid chemistry can be connected. Chemical change including nuclear reactions, chemical reactions, and physical changes can be connected. Chemical substances including mixtures, compounds, and elements can be connected.

Physics

The structure of matter including exotic matter, common bulk matter, molecular physics, atomic physics, and subatomic physics can be connected. Quantum physics can be connected. Relativity including general relativity and special relativity can be connected. Electromagnetism including optics, magnetism, electric current, and electrostatics can be connected. Thermodynamics including statistical mechanics, nonclassical thermodynamics, and classical thermodynamics can be connected.

Mechanics including gravitation and celestial mechanics, general mechanics, and rigid body mechanics can be connected. Particle mechanics including particle systems, energetics, kinetics, kinematics, and particle description can be connected.


Created 28 Feb 2013 Last updated 15 Mar 2017