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GEOG 310 (Hiner): Getting Started

Find info about the political, economic, and social structures of individual countries or regions

Thinking about keywords

The following terms used in your textbooks might be useful for searching in various sources:

  • fertility
  • population density
  • migration patterns
  • folk culture
  • religion
  • linguistic diversity
  • territorial conflict
  • boundaries or borders
  • development
  • sustainable development
  • urban expansion

Reference Sources

Below are sources for finding basic information on the issues facing a country. You should look at these early in the process to help you determine what topics to research further.