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GEOG 321
GEOGRAPHY OF AFRICA
Winter 1998 - Western Washington University
 
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 Daily Calendar for
Geography 321 - Winter 1998 - Forsberg
  Week One
1/05-1/09
  Week Two
1/12-1/16
   Week Three
1/19-1/23
   Week Four
1/26-1/30
 Week Five
2/2-2/6
   Week Six
2/9-2/13
 Week Seven
2/16-2/20
 Week Eight
2/23-2/27
 Week Nine
3/02-3/06
 Week Ten
3/09-3/13
   Final Exam
3/16-3/20
 

 

This Calendar is Subject to Change

This calendar is a record of important dates and of what happened in class
with links to lecture notes and additional resources.

 (Last updated March 9, 1998)

Attend class and check this Calendar and the Schedule of Assigned Readings to keep up to date.
 Readings

 Monday

 Wednesday

 Friday

Week One 1/07-1/09


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 12

Global Studies Africa: pp. v-17, 67-93, 138-173
articles # 10, 17, 18

Registration

Introductions

 
Nations and States in Africa

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Week Two 1/12-1/16


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 1

Global Studies Africa: pp.18-66, 94-137
articles #13, 15, 16

No lecture due to the weather today. Please do the following homework

WWW Maps

World Connectivity

Languages in Africa


South African Mineral Resources

Agricultural resources

 Week Three 1/19-1/23


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 3

Global Studies Africa: articles # 4, 19

Martin Luther King Day

Holiday

Guest Speaker:

Solomon Getahun

The Indigenous
African Past

Lecture on African Colonialism

Week Four 1/26-1/30


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 7

Articles on reserve

 Meet in computer classroom BI 212

Online African News

Links for Week Four

Video: "Tools of Exploitation"

Book Review Due

The Formal Sector and Informality

Division of Labor

Rostow's "Traditional Society"

Modernization

 Week Five 2/2-2/6


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 4, 9

Global Studies Africa:
articles # 5, 6, 7, 8

 

Meet in computer classroom BI 212

African Ethnicities

Expansion Diffusion

Development Links

Culture Discussion

African Culture Links

Paper Outline and Bibliography Due

Video: Who's Counting?

Week Six 2/9-2/13


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 8, (11)

Global Studies Africa:
articles # 2, 3, 11

Guest Speaker:
Dr. Gigi Berardi

Meet in classroom
ES 418

Review

Midterm Study Guide

MIDTERM.

Week Seven 2/16-2/20


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 5

Global Studies Africa:
articles # 20

Articles on reserve

President's Day Holiday


Exams returned

Introduction to Population

.Discussion of
reproductive choice
 Readings

 Monday

 Wednesday

 Friday

 Week Eight 2/23-2/27


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 10

Global Studies Africa:
pp. 183-185

Articles on reserve

Meet in computer classroom BI 212

African Population Links

Carrying Capacity and Biosphere People


Video: "Mastering a Continent".

.Pastoralism in the Sahel

Week Nine 3/02-3/06


Geog. Sub-Sah.Africa: Chapter 2

Global Studies Africa:
186-192

Articles on reserve

 Meet in computer classroom BI 212

African Agriculture

Term Paper Due

Video: The Business of Hunger

 Week Ten 3/09-3/13


Conclusions and Discussion

   

Meet in computer classroom BI 212 

Forests in Africa

Agroforestry in Africa

 

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Catch-up & Review

 Final Study Guide
 FinalsWeek 3/16-3/20

exams

  Geography 321

Final Exam

Wednesday, March 18
*10:30 - 12:30 pm

*Readings abbreviations:

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