GGR352H1: Understanding Spatiality

Hours: 
24L

Investigates the changing nature of space and our thinking about it, introducing students to a wide range of contemporary geographers and spatial theorists such as Lefebvre, Soja, Gregory, Harvey, Massey and others as well as challenges to this thinking - voices from the margins or peripheries. It will explore changing conceptions of spatiality that inform geographic thought and that help us understand the ways in which political, economic and social power is constituted and contested at a range of spatial scales.

Recommended Preparation: 

8.0 FCE's including 1.0 FCE in Geography (SOC SCI/BR=3)

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)