American Ethnic Geography

A Cultural Geography of the United States and Canada

Schedule


The course schedule for this semester appears below. It contains the lecture topics and assignment due dates.


Date
 
TopicAssignment Deadlines
August 27
W
Introduction and Course Overview 
August 29
F
Ethnicity and Cultural Geography 
September 1
M
American Indians 
September 3
W
American Indians 
September 5
F
American Indians 
September 8
M
Euro-American Colonial Cultures 
September 10
W
Euro-American Colonial Cultures 
September 12
F
Euro-American Colonial Cultures 
September 15
M
African AmericansBook Review Draft
September 17
W
African Americans 
September 19
F
No Class 
September 22
M
African AmericansBook Review
September 24
W
Ethnic and Racial Mixtures 
September 26
F
Exam 1 
September 29
M
Hispanic Americans 
October 1
W
Hispanic Americans 
October 3
F
No Class 
October 6
M
Hispanic Americans 
October 8
W
Germans 
October 10
F
Germans 
October 13
M
Dutch 
October 15
W
Scandinavians 
October 17
F
Finns 
October 20
M
FrenchEthnicity Essay
October 22
W
Irish 
October 24
F
Fall Break 
October 27
M
Slavs 
October 29
W
Jews and Asians 
October 31
F
Exam 2 
November 3
M
Cultural Landscapes 
November 5
W
Folk Architecture 
November 7
F
Folk Architecture 
November 10
M
Settlement Morphology 
November 12
W
Religious Imprint 
November 14
F
No Class 
November 17
M
Religious ImprintMelting Pot Essay
November 19
W
Linguistic Imprint 
November 21
F
Linguistic Imprint 
 
 
Thanksgiving Break 
December 1
M
Political Imprint 
December 3
W
Political Imprint 
December 5
F
Exam 3 
December 8
M
Urban Imprint 
December 10
W
Urban Imprint 
December 12
F
Culture Areas and Conclusion 
December 16
T
Final Exam (3:30-5:30 p.m.) 



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Created by JTK. Last revised August 27, 2008.