GEOG 288

World Regional Geography

Units: 1.5

An overview of world regions across the globe. Specific emphasis on the role of political, economic, social, cultural, and environmental patterns and processes in shaping the contemporary landscapes of world regions. Topics include: deforestation in Latin America, the spread of Islam in Southwest Asia, child labour in South Asia, the Caribbean diaspora, and the legacy of colonialism in Africa.


  • Minimum second-year standing.

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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