GEOG 128
Geography of International Affairs

Summary and Final Tasks



You should now be able to:

  • describe the changing patterns of interdependence among different world regions;
  • compare the three tiers that constitute the modern world system;
  • explain how the growth ad internal development of the world’s core regions could take place only with the foodstuffs, raw materials, and markets provided by the colonization of the periphery; and
  • identify an example of each of the four key issues caused by globalization—environmental, health, core-periphery disparity, and security issues.

Reminder - Complete all of the Lesson 8 tasks!

You have reached the end of Lesson 8! Double-check the Lesson 8 module in Canvas to make sure you have completed all of the activities listed there before you begin Lesson 9.