The Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century
Boundaries and Borderlands (#102)
A single Mexican mother's daily struggle for survival introduces us to concepts of relative location and geographic regions. Operation Hold the Line - The U.S. Mexico borderlands form a unified cultural and economic region with qualities of both nations. [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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