Catalog Description: Introduction to the metropolitan Bay Area: its history, economy, social makeup. Evolution of urban landscapes and spatial patterns. Social justice and conflict in the city. Business and industry location, real estate and housing, producing and consuming in the city. Regional characteristics of class, race, gender and politics.
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor
Fall and/or Spring: 15 weeks - 9 hours of fieldwork per week
Grading Basis: Letter
Final Exam Status: Final exam not required