The study of human population in terms of numbers, especially birth rates, death rates, ethnic composition, age and gender distributions
An interchange of plants, animals, disease, people, and culture between the Western and Eastern
The process of spreading cultural traits from one region to another
Clearing forests to use the area for other purposes
Refers to a natural resource that can be replenished naturally
Refers to natural resources that cannot be remade or replenished
A piece of land surrounded on three sides by water.
A land with different territories and peoples under a single ruler.
The name Spaniards called people of mixed European and Indian ancestry
Word for Church outposts
The Rise of prices that occurs when currency loses its buying power
the Practice of of burning forest in order to clear land for planting.
A crop that farmers grow mainly to sell for profit