GEO106 World Regional Geography

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Examines the human, cultural, and environmental geographic issues that shape the world's regions. Includes information on spatial patterns of economic development, natural resource uses, international trade, population and migration, transportation, and cultural landscapes. Analyzes each region as part of the larger global community, with a specific emphasis on current issues and trends. Prerequisite: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide).

Credits:
4.00
Registration:
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Fees:
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Materials:
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List of classes for GEO106 World Regional Geography
CRN Location & type Days & time Dates Seats available Materials More info
40341 Web

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From September 23 through December 14, 2019
Textbooks for CRN 40341
Instructor: Masoud Kheirabadi
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
For information, contact the department at 971-722-7327.

Course details: CRN 40341

Course materials

Textbooks

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Online publisher materials

 You are only responsible for the required textbook for the course; the other listed books are just recommended. You can always rent your required textbook as an e-book for the duration of the quarter for much cheaper price. For more information please click on the following site: http://www.chegg.com/etextbooks/geography-16th-edition-9781118797556-1118797558

However, you need to have access to your required textbook at the beginning of the term.

You can also use the freely available internet academic sites to conduct research finding suitable articles (as your independent sources) for our bi-weekly discussion essays.

REQUIRED TEXTBOOK:

H. J. de Blij, Peter Muller, Geography: Realms, Regions, and Concepts, Sixteenth Edition, 2013 (ISBN: 978-1118673959) 

RECOMMENDED READING:

Caitlin DeSilvey, Curated Decay: Heritage beyond Saving, Univ. Of Minnesota Press, 2017 (ISBN-13: 978-0816694389) 

Ananya Roy, Territories of Poverty: Rethinking North and South (Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation Series), University of Georgia Press, 2015 (ISBN-13: 978-0820348438) 

Mike Davis, Planet of Slums (Paperback), Verso; Reprint edition, 2017 (ISBN-13: 978-1784786618)


 

Proctored exams and activities:

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Other in-person and on-campus activities:

There are no other in-person and on-campus activities.

Technology:

 For this online course daily access to Internet is required.

Web course information

No show policy
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Web Technical Requirements:
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Students with Disabilities:
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Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
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