Course: Fundamentals of Regional Geography

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Course title Fundamentals of Regional Geography
Course code KGEO/P228
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Skokan Ladislav, doc. RNDr. CSc.
  • Riezner Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The position of regional geography. Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch expansion. French and British colonialism. Specifics of Russia, China, Japan. The clash of civilizations? Geographical profiles of continents: Europe, Asia, Anglo-America, Latin America, Australia and Oceania, Africa.


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Recommended literature
  • ANDĚL, J.: Sociogeografická regionalizace. PF UJEP: Ústí n. L., 1996..
  • BAAR, V., RUMPEL, P., ŠINDLER, P.: Politická geografie (Učební texty Ostravské univerzity). Ostravská univerzita, Ostrava, 1996..
  • DE BLIJ, H. J., MULLER, P. O.: Geography. Realms, Regions, and Concepts. John Wiley Sons Inc.:New York, Chichester, 1997..
  • SKOKAN, L.: Historickogeografický úvod do regionální geografie. PF UJEP, Ústí nad Labem, 2000..
  • DE BLIJ, H. J., MULLER, P. O. Geography. Realms, Regions, and Concepts. John Wiley Sons, Inc., New York, Chichester, 539 s.. 1997.
  • SKOKAN, L. Historickogeografický úvod do regionální geografie. Pedagogická fakulta UJEP, Ústí nad Labem, 141 s.. 2000.

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