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economic policies imposed on LDCs by international agencies to create conditions encouraging...
structural adjustment program
agriculture designed primarily to provide food for direct consumption by the farmer and the...
farming methods that preserve longterm productivity of land and minimize pollution
the level of development that can be maintained in a country w/o overly depleting resources
a patch of land cleared for planting through slashing and burning
a restriction on behavior imposed by social customs
the portion of the economy concerned with transportation, communications, and utilities
a fabric made by weaving, used in making clothing
to beat out grain from stalks by trampling it
the minimum number of ppl needed to support the service
the name given to a portion of Earth's surface
the avg. # of children a woman will have throughout her childbearing years
total fertility rate (TFR)
a square 6 mi long on a side; the Land Ordiance divided much of the U.S. into a series of these
a group of neighboring countries that promote trade with each other and erect barriers to limit...
the seasonal migration of livestock between mountains and lowland pastures
a company that conducts research, operates factories, and sells products in many countries
services that diffuse and distribute services
transportation and information services
a practice where European ships transported slaves from Africa to the Caribbean, molasses to...
triangular slave trade
commercial gardening and fruit farming
a group in society prevented from participating in the material benefits of a more developed...
people who enter a country w/o proper documents
the increasing gap in economic conditions between core and peripheral regions as a result of...
an internal organization of a state that places most power in the hands of central government...
a religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just those living in a particular location
program in which cities identify blighted inner-city neighborhoods and turn the land over to...
an increase in the percentage and in the number of people living in urban settlements
in the U.S., a central city plus its built-up suburbs
the gross value of the product minus the costs of raw materials and energy
reproduction of plants by direct cloning from existing plants
an area that people believe to exist as part of their cultural identity
permanent movement undertaken by choice
a form of Latin used in daily conversation by ancient Romans
rice planted on dryland in a nursery, then moved to a flooded field to promote growth
to remove chaff by allowing it to be blown away by the wind
wheat planted in the fall and harvested in the early summer
a decline of the total fertility rate to the point where the NIR equals 0
zero population growth
a law that limits the permitted uses of land and maximum density of development in a community