Class Topics

  • Course Logistics
  • .....a map
  • Learning to Think Geographically
    Spatial Thinking Exercise
    (not for homework...but take a look to see if you can figure out the spatial pattern!)

 

 

 
 
Class Assignments

 

 
 

Class Readings

(Note: Red Colored Titles are on Blackboard and Blue Colored Titles are direct links to article or website.

  • Demko, George, " What in the World is Geography?" in Why in the World, Anchor Books, 1992, pp 1-12.
  • Demko, George, "Knowing Where Things Are: The Art of the Map" in Why in the World, Anchor Books, 1992, pp 73-97.
  • Povoledo, E. "In Italy Creating Worlds Takes Precision, Yes, and Politics" in New York Times, August 15, 2007.