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Through lens of contemporary global problems.

World Geography

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World Geography

ENVS / ANTH / POLI 50: World Geography


Course Description:

Provides an understanding of world geography through an appreciation of contemporary global problems in different world regions. Broad topics which will be covered include globalization, demographic trends, economic development and underdevelopment, human-environment interactions, changing cultures, and geopolitics. These topics will illustrate the distribution of political, cultural, socioeconomic, and physical processes and features around the world and will be covered at local, regional, and global scales.

The purpose of this guide is to assist students with their research for the final paper: Finding Geographic Problems.

Science Librarian, Shannon Kealey, is available to answer any questions you may have as you research for this project. Use the Email Me button to the right to request help via email or to schedule an appointment.