Places and Regions in an Era of Globalization

by Dr. Timothy Oakes and Michael N. Solem

University of Colorado
Department of Geography
Campus Box 260
Boulder, CO 80309-0260
Tel: 303.492.3252

This exercise was created for the GeographyWeb project at the University of Colorado.

Lesson objectives:

This Web-based exercise introduces students to the concept of regionalization. The region is a fundamental theme in the discipline of geography. You can learn more about the place-specific nature of regions in this exercise.

The lesson contains three sets of activities:

To begin, choose an activity from the menu bar that appears below.

Please direct technical comments and questions to Michael N. Solem, Webmaster for Places and Regions.