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The Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century

Sacred Space, Secular States??? (#117)

Jerusalem: Capital of Two States? - Can the historical and political geography of this holy city provide clues to a peaceful resolution between Jews and Palestinians? Turkey: Fundamental Change - At the edge of Europe, Turkey hopes to take economic advantage of its proximity to the western world. [28 minutes] Closed Captioning

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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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