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AMST 348 01 (20302)  
Space, Place, and Landscape
Laura Barraclough
W 1.30-3.20
Spring 2017 
 
Areas So
Permission of instructor required

Survey of core concepts in cultural geography and spatial theory. Ways in which the organization, use, and representation of physical spaces produce power dynamics related to colonialism, race, gender, class, and migrant status. Multiple meanings of home; the politics of place names; effects of tourism; the aesthetics and politics of map making; spatial strategies of conquest. Includes field projects in New Haven.