Examples Of Cultural Boundaries And Differences In Afghanistan

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1. Cultural boundaries- boundaries between states that coincide with differences in ethnicity, especially language and religion; another cultural boundary is drawn according to geometry.
Example: Based on language, Quebec, and a can be considered a cultural boundary. In Quebec, french is their official language, but the rest of the country predominantly speaks English. Chinatown, which exists in New York City, is another example. Asian’s predominantly inhabit this area, and languages such as Chinese are spoken more compared to English in surrounding neighborhoods.

2. Geometric Boundaries- political boundaries defined and delimited as straight lines or arcs.
Example: There is a geometric boundary between the two countries, America and Canada.
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Afghanistan- officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, it is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia. The nation is 42nd most populated country in the world, with a population of about thirty-two million people. The territory is 252,000 sq. mi, making it the 41st largest country in the world. The official languages are Pashto and Dari, whilst the official religion is Islam. Most Afghans are Muslim, so there is little conflict over religion, but crime rates are high. The country has a Unitary presidential Islamic republic meaning it has a president, Ashraf Ghani, who holds most of the power. Afghanistan, isa less developed country, is one of the poorest countries in the world. This fact is the result of years of war and lack of investments. The Afghan economy has been growing at about 10% per year predominantly due to the agriculture it …show more content…
Qatar- officially the State of Qatar, is a sovereign country located in Southwest Asia, bordering Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf. The country, only 4,467 square miles encompasses 2,400,000 people. The official language is Arabic and the main religion is Islam. The capital city of Qatar is Doha and its government is a Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy.Various laws, such as the Sharia law, lead to tensions throughout the state. Qatar has the highest GDP per capita out of every country in the world, due to its vast amount of oil reserves. It is considered one of the wealthiest countries, for mashy developers wish to invest int eh country due to its potential. Despite its economical attributes, Qatar has tensions with many conflicts which negatively impacts the country.

20. Iran-also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a sovereign state in Western Asia. Iran has a population of over 78 million, spread across nearly 640,000 sq. mi. The capital and the largest city of Iran is Tehran. The government of the nation is Islamic Republic.
The official language is Persian, but other languages are spoken as well. Shia Islam is the predominant religion of the inhabitants of the state, but Sunni and Christianity are practiced as well. These differences of religion result in social tensions throughout the region. Other tensions arise from their connection to nuclear weapons throughout the year 2015 when a certain deal was made. Iran is ranked as

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