Questions on The Heritage of Cultural Geography
Tuesday: Please prepare to describe what culture means to you. It could be a quote from the book, a personal experience, anything. Also, the class should be prepared to discuss the three topics addressed in lecture, sociological, ideological, technological subsystems, giving an example of our own to depict each. We will also discuss the four topics of geography in the article, cultural landscapes, geography, history, and anthropology.
Thursday: Come prepared with one fact about the article and
understand cultural geography and how it applies to Sauer.
Friday: Familiarize yourslef with reader assigment "Heritage
of Cultural Geography." Understand and be ready to discuss
Sauer's concepts of
cultural geography and whether you disagree or agree with those concepts. Know what culture is and how it influences the envirnment and vice-versa.