Geographies of Development

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: half of 347

A critical examination of development theories, trends and issues. Topics included are the definition and measurement of poverty and inequality, an overview of global population growth and structure, the impact of globalization on third-world economies, the effectiveness of foreign aid, and food security constraints.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GEOG 347B, GEOG 347.


Undergraduate course in Geography offered by the Department of Geography in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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