Exploring Human Geography 2

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1. Which is not a community covered by Meijering in Intentional Communities in Rural Spaces?

  • Communal communities
  • Ecological communities
  • Practical communities
  • Formal communities
  • Religious communities
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2. Which is not a feature of Smallman-Raynor and Cliffs The gographical Spread of Cholera in the Crimean War?

  • Geographical examination of the diffusion of the first cholera wave 1850 in the encampments of the British Army during the Bulgarian and Crimean War. Epidemiological hazard exacerbated by overcrowding, inadequate drainage, poor water supplies
  • The distribution of schiz in Nott is highly localized, in terms of tot pop of patients- closely correlated with those for a whole set of unfavouraunfavourable life circumstances, notably low social status, high unemployment and low social cohesion
  • Mays- Introducing ‘western’ medical methods to Siam and Indochina was, he claimed, a way of ‘saving’ their populations from the perceived problems of indigenous medicine and ensuring the development of the nation in an acceptable fashion

3. Which is not a feature of Rosenberg's Medical or health geography?

  • Medical geography has now become a well recognized subfield of geography
  • Mapping and modelling disease and health- Working at geographic scales from the local to the global
  • Access, delivery and planning healthcare- medical and health geographers have had to take into account population variables in their research on the access/delivery and planning to health-care
  • New medical geography concept?

4. What is the key message of Shields in Social spatialization and the built environment?

  • The Mall as an institutionalized space of representation and representation of space and the polite docility of practice it demands; and the contrasting erratic, conflicting usages and intentions of its users
  • Retailing can no longer be treated as being only indirectly associated with the 'real' world of production, but rather at the 'leading edge' of new developments within labour practices and the social relations of production
  • Commodification of Reality- advertisers draw upon knowledge of places, and upon the construction of social space to create an imaginary setting

5. Which is not a changing theme of Kearns and Moon in From medical to health geography: novelty, place and theory after a decade of change?

  • Critical health geography: a rapidly changing set of ideas and practices within human geography linked by a shared commitment to emancipatory politics within and beyond the discipline
  • Place- The objective has been to show that ‘places matter’ with regard to health, disease and health care.
  • Time- over time new diseases develop and time is also used to refer to the spread of diseases
  • Theory- The newness of the ‘coming out’ into theoretical awareness by health geographers- the social-theoretic context of health and of health-related subject matter


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