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
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40312 Web

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From September 21 through December 12, 2020
Textbooks for CRN 40312
Course details for CRN 40312
Instructor: Masoud Kheirabadi
Tuition: credit Fees: $0

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Course details: CRN 40312

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 REQUIRED BOOK

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

 

RECOMMENDED READING

Caitlin DeSilvey, Curated Decay: Heritage beyond Saving, Univ. Of Minnesota Press (February 14, 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 (January 17, 2017) (ISBN-13: 978-1784786618)

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