Human Geo 1020

Geography
Preservation

The act of protection/care

Johm Muir: naturalist, influencer of Teddy Roosevelt

 

 

Conservation

Man is a product of his enviroment

Resources are finite

I = PAT
Population * Affluence * Techonolgy
Romanticism

Child labor/Poor working conditions

William Wordsworth

William Blake: The noble savage: man in state of nature

Transcendentalism

Nature is home to the devine

Henry David Thoreau: Nature Philosopher

Thomas Hobbes

Explored “nature condition of mankind”

State of Nature: we are poor, nasty, brutish

Cultural Geography

Intersection of place and culture

How culture shapes place/space

Proxemics

Study of Personal Space

Personal space tends to vary depending on context

Territoriality

One’s own territory providing:

Safety

Secruity

Stimulation

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