7 Political Geography


12/12
Reading Assignment Part 1 Due: Pages 213-222

GIS Boundary Assignment:
Instructions and Answer Sheet - submit in Canvas


12/16
Reading Assignment Part 2 Due: Pages 222-230

Political Geography Lecture Outline - request access if needed

What is a country?
    Sealand Case Study

Government Systems Slides and Outline

12/18
Reading Assignment: Democracies Article

Government Systems Slides and Outline
12/20
Reading Assignment: Part 3 Due: Pages 230-234

South Asia Colonialism and Partition Outline and Slides


1/3
'Reading' Assignment: Watch Future Mapping TED Talk

Boundary Types

GIS Boundary Assignment:
Instructions and Answer Sheet - submit in Canvas

Geopolitical Strategies Matching: Pick up in paper


1/7
Reading Assignment: Part 4 Due: Pages 234-237



1/9
Reading Assignment: Vietnam Geopolitics Article

Geopolitical Strategies Case Study: North Korea, Vietnam, and the Cold War in Asia


1/14

Centripetal vs. Centrifugal Factors Case Studies. Slides: Canadaformer Yugoslavia, Nigeria and Outline




1/16
Reading Assignment Part 5 Pages 237-243



1/21
Reading Assignment: review all of chapter 8 - those at the movie will be excused from the quiz



Gerrymandering Activity - play this game (or if it doesn't work on your computer because of issues with flash try this game) or this read this article and write an 8+ sentence paragraph explaining what you learned and why you think Gerrymandering should be allowed or not.  Submit in Canvas.

Finish United Nations Assignment and GIS Boundary Assignment - submit these in Canvas


1/23

Political Geography Test  - Optional Study Session before school (7:00 to 7:55)


Essay Option to redo test - only way to show proficiency after the end of the next unit