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URBS UN3565 Cities in Developing Countries: Problems and Prospects. 3 points.

BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Cultures in Comparison (CUL).

Prerequisites: Must attend first class for instructor permission. Preference to Urban Studies majors.

Examination of cities in developing countries, with a focus on environment, employment, and housing. Four cases will be studied: Sao Paulo, Brazil; Johannesburg, South Africa; Bombay, India; and Shanghai, China. We will consider urbanization patterns and the attendant issues, the impact of global economic trends, and governmental and non-governmental responses.

Fall 2017: URBS UN3565
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
URBS 3565 001/02941 M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm
405 Milbank Hall
Sevin Yildiz 3 68/80