What influenced human development?
The cultural development of modern Israel has been greatly influenced by the secular European roots of its populace. Those who came from North Africa and elsewhere, who had been somewhat more religious, had much of their Jewish religiosity diluted by the prevailing secular Israeli lifestyle. Religious Israelis are a minority. Modern Israel is also discussed in the second half of this page: http://www.answers.com/Q/What_impact_did_Jewish_law_have_on_life_and_culture_in_Israel?
If you mean areas of land that are influenced by spread of Islam, then the answer is: Middle East, North Africa, Indian subcontinent, and South East of Asia. If you mean areas of human life and relationships, then the answer is: polytheism, woman human rights, racism and discrimination, tolerance and forgiveness, and science research and development.
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In respect to general human development and history, human settlements are influenced by natural hazards of various kinds. Diseases are one such natural hazard that affect both the human body (and mind) as well as the animals and plants needed for human survival. Weather (temperature, winds, earthquakes, and so on) is another significant factor that profoundly affects human settlements and settlers alike.
The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic used to rank countries by level of "human development" and separate "very high human development", "high human development", "medium human development", and "low human development" countries. The statistic is composed from data on life expectancy, education and per-capita GPI (as an indicator of standard of living or income) collected at the national level using the formula given in the Methodology section below. There are also HDI…