The Five Themes of Geography Applied to Saudi Arabia -Payton Lehnerz Location Absolute location is a mathematical and precise location of a country. The absolute location of the Saudi Arabia is 25 00 N, 45 00 E. Relatively, the Saudi Arabia is located in the Middle East; north of Yemen and Oman; and South of Iraq and Jordan. Saudi Arabia is also bordering the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. Source: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/sa.html Place The physical characteristics of Saudi Arabia can be broken down into four natural regions. In the West are mountainous highlands; Central contains the rocky plateau; East are low-lying fertile coastal plains; and covering majority of the
The Saudi’s want to be the next big expansion in the Middle East. When Alan reaches the “KING ABDULLAH ECONOMIC CITY: ONE MAN’S VISION, ONE NATION’S HOPE” he is shocked to see nothing but two buildings (pg. 40). The King in this case saw the impact Dubia had on the world and wants to bring that same paradise to his land. If he succeeds he can ensure a positive future for himself and would begin the global capitalism for the rest of Saudi Arabia.
The backbone of the Songhai Empire was the Niger River. The Niger River benefited the Songhai Empire. The Niger River made transporting goods and products easier. The Niger River also was a way of transportation. Merchants and travelers traveled on the Niger River.
Regardless the reality that Saudi Arabia is identified not the third-biggest country in Asia, after China and India, its area is complicated to decide on the grounds that few of its outskirts are not completely distinguished. By United Nations (UN), this nation has an area of 1,960,582 sq km. The local language of the local individuals, Arabic is a Semitic language recognised with Aramaic and Hebrew. Islam is the national religion and all citizens should be Muslims. About 85% of the common populations of Saudi Arabia are Sunni Muslims; the main structure is Wahhabism (Peterson, 2003).
Kristof uses his personal experiences to write this passage. He interviewed some women in Saudi Arabia about how they are dress differently with others. They cover themselves with back cloaks and not an inch of their body were shown except their eyes. A lot of women in Saudi Arabia says they are fine with that because that’s their tradition and culture. Then, the author talked about a lack of gender equality, and he agrees if women are deserve to be given a choice for themselves.
In addition, Arab women for many years are seen passive in term of marriage unlike Arab men. Arab men are considered to be the controllers in the relationship. It is known that men are important figures since they can change political, social and economical terms in societies. While, women are supposed to fill the shape of an ideal Arab woman. In addition, for many people, Arab women face difficulties when it comes to their lives, their social roles and relationships, in which for them Arab women are controlled by their family male members and society as mentioned above.
Moreover, Studies found that 50.9% and 41.9% of the children neglect eating vegetables and fruits (low in energy density) daily. Therefore, when adding the fruits and vegetables to a diet it will reduce its total energy intake. Additionally, many Saudi children eat fruits as a dessert, causing them to lose their satiety effect. Other unhealthy dietary habits between Saudi children are missing breakfast and eating fast food and snacks more than twice a week. A study conducted among Saudi school-aged children showed that 67.5% respectively of the students were eating snacks and junk food and daily.
Arab culture is the commonality between Lewis, Barakat, and Hassib. Lewis talks about culture as a singular concept, stable and definable across an entire group. Barakat identifies culture as a defining factor in the perspectives of all Arab individuals. While each of these perspectives has a veracity, they also neglect to acknowledge the multiplicity of Arab identities and result in blindness to individuality that we can see in Rajia Hassib’s In the Language of Miracles. The Arab World : Society, Culture, and State by Halim Isber Barakat discusses the history of the Arab nation including colonization which created structural separation resulting in a diverse economic situation.
Abstract : Cybercrime prevention is critical issue nowadays in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia is no different from anywhere else in the world when comes to cyber crimes. It exposed to several types of cybercrimes which was classified in the report to five categories depend on targeted audience. There are no effective solutions resolve those crimes because of several challenges faced by all countries without exception which mentioned in this report. The report display proposed solutions to deal with that challenges.