Geographies of Development

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

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 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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