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ICPSR Geographic Names Thesaurus

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Explanation

Geographic Names is an alphabetical and hierarchical list of geographic location terms used in ICPSR's metadata records. The points below describe the structure and logic of the list:

Literary and historic warrant for the Geographic Regions and Country Names list is established through the following sources:

Merriam-Webster Geographic Dictionary. 1998. 3rd edition. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

Random House Webster's College Dictionary. 1999. New York: Random House.