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Michael P. Brown
GEOG 377
Seattle Campus

Urban Political Geography

Examines how the spatial structure of cities and towns affects and is affected by political processes. Considers both traditional and newer forms of politics, as global and local issues. Special attention paid to where politics takes place within local contexts across state, civil society, home, and the body.

Class description

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Students are strongly recommended to have taken Geog 315 before taking this course.

Class assignments and grading

Reading. Student-driven inquiry. Class participation.

Class participation. Skills of abstraction, deduction and induction.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Michael P. Brown
Date: 11/05/2006