12 Inside the City

12 Inside the City - GEOG2300 - Space, Place, &...

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Unformatted text preview: GEOG2300 - Space, Place, & Identity Week 12 Inside the City 1 Overview ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Guest Lecture: Dr. Fran Klodawsky Understanding key urban districts Movement in the city Globalization City-environment influences Reading cityscapes Practicing Geography: Hanson For next week... 2 Understanding key urban districts ! Downtowns ! central business districts social culture regions ethnic culture regions census tracts neighbourhoods ! Residential areas ! ! ! ! 3 Critiques of urban models 4 Movement in the city ! centralizing forces ! ! economic advantages social advantages socioeconomic factors ! decentralizing forces ! 5 Globalization ! spaces of inclusion and exclusion ! ! ! new ethnic neighbourhoods gentrification homelessness ! a new global urban form? 6 City-environment influences ! ! ! weather & climate hydrology vegetation 7 7 Reading cityscapes ! ! ! ! landscape dynamics city as palimpsest symbols perceptions 8 New urban landscapes 9 Practicing geography ! Susan Hanson ! ! ! ! ! perception and diffusion of energy innovations across different scales employment and entrepreneurship urban mobility surveys, interviews, secondary sources key themes: urban geography, gender and place, locational stability, entrepreneurship 10 For next week... ! ! No class Apr 2 - University closed FINAL CLASS Monday April 5, same time & place Readings ! Chapter 12 Discussion Groups ! LAST DISCUSSION GROUP Monday March 29 ! Profile Paper DUE ! Informal course review/exam prep/help session ! ! 11 ...
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