GEOG 404

Space and Power

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Investigates how political processes shape human geography, and conversely, how assumptions about geography underscore global politics. Examines the key themes, concepts, and theories that define the study of politics from a geographical perspective. Students gain a critical understanding of and appreciation for the historical and contemporary challenges of sovereignty, territoriality, governmentality, identity, citizenship, difference, violence, genocide, colonialism, and war.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of GEOG 404, GEOG 491 (if taken in the same topic).

Prerequisites:

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

Schedules:
Summer 2018 Fall 2018 Spring 2019

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