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INT'L SERVICE UNDERGRADUATE

SISU-343
Third World Cities (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

This course sets out to understand and analyze the dimensions and challenges of the rapidly growing cities and mega-cities of the Third World. It gives attention to topics such as poverty, unemployment, housing, water, infrastructure, revenue, health, etc. and attempts to learn lessons from a variety of approaches to urban planning, development, and finance. Attention is also paid to urban challenges in the United States. May be taken A-F only. Prerequisite: SISU-206 and SISU-240.