GGRC48H3 Geographies of Urban Poverty

How have social and economic conditions deteriorated for many urban citizens? Is the geographic gap widening between the rich and the poor? This course will explore the following themes: racialization of poverty, employment and poverty, poverty and gender socio-spatial polarization, and housing and homelessness.
Area of focus: Urban Geography

Prerequisite: 

Any 8.0 credits

Recommended Preparation: 
Enrolment Limits: 
60
Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences