GOG 160/EAC 160

 

CHINA: PEOPLE AND PLACE

 

 

Professor:  Youqin Huang

 

 

 

 The Skyline of Pudong, Shanghai

        The Tian’anmen Square. Beijing

 

 

  

Syllabus

           

 

Notes:

1.    Introduction

2.    Geography

3.    History

4.    Politics

5.    International relations (join the world community)

6.    Economic reform

7.    Urbanization and migration

8.    Chinese cities

9.    Population and family planning

10.  Traditions and cultural changes

11.  Environmental problems

12.  Social and spatial inequalities

13.  HK/Taiwan

 

 

For Your Reference:

 

Boundary Map of China, for your map project

 

Library Research Guide

 

1.     Chan, Kam Wing, 2004.  Internal Migration, in Changing China: A Geographic Appraisal, ed. By Chiao-min Hsieh and Max Lu. Boulder, CO: Westview. pp. 229-242.

2.     Liu, J. and Diamond, J., 2005. China’s Environment in a Globalizing World.  Nature 435, 1179-1186 (30 June 2005)