About the Department of Geography and Urban Studies
The Department of Geography and Urban Studies (GUS) at Temple University aims to provide undergraduate and graduate instruction and research related to urban systems, nature and society, international development, and spatial analysis, with a special emphasis on the geographic analysis of urban dynamics.
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“From the Outside In makes a clear and forceful argument, backed up by a wealth of evidence using Philadelphia as a case. Carolyn T. Adams argues that forces outside the city are deeply involved in governing Philadelphia through their central role in the ‘Third Sector.’ No book assesses the Third Sector’s impact for the urban…
Hosted by Temple University’s Department of Geography and Urban Studies, the 21st Annual Critical Geography Conference hopes to include a wide array of scholars and activists doing work in critical geography. This year’s overarching theme connotes an exploration of how we understand, follow, imagine, feel, utilize, yield to and alter the workings of power. Power has…