The Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century
Population Geography (#121)
Mexico: Motive to Migrate A geographer's research reveals a major source of Mexican migration: the North-Central 'Hollow Core.' Guatemala: Population and Conquest Every year a greater number of Maya Indian victims of "continuing conquest" must share inadequate agricultural resources. [28 minutes]
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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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