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1.1526 Geographic Comparisons of Various World Cities.
Geographic features are generally fixed, but the relative location of a site may indeed change over time. For instance, the current actual locations of Andalucia, Liverpool, and St. Petersburg, are not equal to their past locations, nor to the economic and other activities associated with these places. This paper also discusses how ethnicity is at the heart of the issues affecting contemporary Dagestan, Slovakia, Montreal and Vancouver. With the decline of the nation-state in the later 20th century, the world has seen a great rise in ethno-nationalist movements and others which identify peoples and claims in relation. 6 pgs. 9 f/c. 8b.
Bibliography: 8 source(s) listed
Filename: 1526 Cities.doc
2.1533 The Social Geography of The City of Toronto.
The purpose of this paper will be to provide an examination of the social geography of the City of Toronto. This will include an evaluation of the extent to which mapped patterns correspond with the classic social area/factorial ecology model, a comment on the relationship between income and English as a mother tongue, explanations for the observed patterns and relationships, as well as a critique of the variables selected. 4.5 pgs. 3 f/c. 3b.
Bibliography: 3 source(s) listed
Filename: 1533 Toronto Geography.doc
3.2258 Geography: The Urbanization Process - Global Variations In Levels of Urbanization, and the Relationship Between Urbanization, Economic Development, And Social Conditions.
For people who live in a country such as Canada, most are aware of the prominence of urban centers. In fact, the majority people live and work in urban areas in most, if not all, industrialized countries. But, this only serves to focus attention on topics such as global variations in levels of urbanization as well as the relationship between urbanization, economic development and social conditions. These topics will be covered in the analysis of this paper. 12pgs. 18 f/c. 9b.
Bibliography: 9 source(s) listed
Filename: 2258 Urbanization Process.doc
4.3845 The Numerous Risks of Urbanization in the Developing Countries.
Urbanization in the developing world has various pitfalls which often relate to the phenomenon of hyper-urbanization. This paper describes the patterns of much Third World urbanization with reference to related economic, social and political problems. 9 pgs. Bibliography lists 10 sources.
5.9009 Commercial Business District Of Galveston Texas (The Strand): Review.
This six-page undergraduate paper presents an over view of the history of Galveston along with the commercial developments at "The Strand." The paper encompasses on the development of The Strand. 6 pgs. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
Bibliography: 4 source(s) listed
Filename: 9009 Commercial Business District.doc
6.8585 Dionysian and Apollonian.
This is a 6-page paper on Dionysian and Apollonian and its application in New Orleans culture. 6 pgs. Bibliography lists 6 sources.
Bibliography: 6 source(s) listed
Filename: 8585 Dionysian Apollonian.doc
7.7136 Similarities And Differences Between The Nightlife Of New York City And Hong Kong.
This six-page undergraduate paper for a Cross-Cultural Perspectives class examines the similarities and differences between New York City and Hong Kong's nightlife. It offers concrete figures and discusses romantic offerings, restaurants, shopping, and club options for both cities. 6 pgs. Bibliography lists 6 sources.