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WWU Global Learning Program: Exploring Great Cities: San Francisco Neighborhood Geography and Planning
San Francisco, California, United States; (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Program Description:
San Francisco- Exploring Great Cities: San Francisco Neighborhood Geography and Planning
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San Francisco- Exploring Great Cities: San Francisco Neighborhood Geography and Planning

ENVS 368 Exploring Great Cities (4 credits)

Pre-departure session dates: June 16, 2014
Travel dates: June 19 – 28, 2014

Join Western faculty and students to explore neighborhoods in the San Francisco area and learn concepts and themes in urban geography and urban planning.

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Program Details

This is a field methods course examining great cities. Concepts and themes in urban geography and urban planning provide a framework for the analysis of the human environments and the forces and efforts that shape them.

This course will explore neighborhoods in the San Francisco area. Students will be introduced to key themes in urban geography and urban planning for guidance in observing and analyzing neighborhoods. Particular attention will be given to the intersection of economic, social, cultural (ethnic & subcultural identities), morphological and political dimensions of neighborhoods.


 

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Instructor

Paul Stangl 
Paul Stangl is an Associate Professor at Western Washington University; teaching courses in the history and politics of planning, processes and methods in planning, planning for sustainable communities, planning studio and campus planning studio. Research interests include pedestrian planning, new urbanism, urban landscapes, memory and meaning, and Europe and Berlin.

Email: paul.stangl@wwu.edu
Phone: 360-650-2793
Office: Arntzen Hall 207


 

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Cost

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This program is currently not accepting applications.