The Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century
The Booming Maritime Edge (#110)
Guangdong: Globalization in the Pearl River Delta - This program explores globalization and the effects of modernization on Chinese society. Taiwan: High-Tech Tiger - What factors contributed to Taiwan's emergence as a high-tech powerhouse? [28 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Series Description: The Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century teaches the geographic skills and concepts necessary to understand the world. Geography educators and content experts from around the globe shed light on the physical, human, political, historical, economic, and cultural factors that affect people and natural environments. Maps, animation, and academic commentary bring into focus case studies from 50 sites in 36 countries.
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