GEOG 1000: Fundamentals of World Regional Geography - Peterson


Part 3: Southwest Asia - Central Asia - North Africa


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PPT
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Asia Overview

 

Southwest Asia

Map

Iraq: Demographics | Gulf War
Iran: Nuclear Map | Scientists
Kuwait: Demographics
Saudi Arabia: Oil
Dubai: Foreigners flee
Bahrain: Bahraini uprising | Oil
Qatar: Economy
Oman: Protest
Yemen: Oil | Militants
Syria: Uprising
Jordan: King Abdullah II
Lebanon: Civil war | Barracks bombings
Israel: Map | Wall
Turkey: Ottoman | Atatürk | Economy

Religion

Population

Rain

Northern Africa

Map

Central Asia & Transcaucuses

Map

NOT ON MID-TERM

`Afghanistan: War1 | Operation Cyclone | War2
Pakistan: Partition of India | Demographics
Armenia: Armeniens | Nagorno-Karabakh
Georgia: Demographics | Independence
Azerbaijan: Profile | Petroleum
Kazakhstan: Soviet | Tinkering
Uzbekistan: Agriculture | Aral Sea
Turkmenistan: Qaraqum Canal | Human rights
Tajikistan: Politics | Geography
Kyrgyzstan: Revolution | Economy | US base

Nightlights

   
     
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