GOVT 4293

GOVT 4293

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

For the first time in history, more than half of the world's people reside in cities. Why do people congregate in cities? How do states address urbanization, and how does urbanization affect states? This course investigates cities and their political economy. Particular emphasis will be placed on contemporary urbanization in the developing world, where most of the growth in cities is taking place.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: introductory courses in the student's major.

Breadth Requirement (GB)
Distribution Category (SBA-AS)
Course Subfield (CP)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: GOVT 6293

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16622GOVT 4293  SEM 101

  • Government Seniors and Juniors given preference. This class fulfills the government senior seminar requirement.