Geography of Latin America

Geography of Latin America

Lectures: 45

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 4

Lecturer(s): doc. dr. Cigale Dejan


- basic relief, climate, vegetation, water features, causes and consequences of natural disasters
- effects of European colonialism, the history of immigration
- genesis of geopolitical conditions, cocaine Geography
- demographic characteristics, accelerated urbanization, rural-city relationship, morphology, structure, and environmental problems of cities, poverty, shanty towns
- natural resources and the importance of the ownership structure on their management, use of raw materials, agricultural and industrial production.
- causes and consequences of deforestation in Amazone rain forest
- the impact of foreign capital in the current economic development, causes and consequences of economic crises in recent decades and social inequality
- development phases of the selected countries, cooperation among the countries of Latin America
- importance and role of Antarctica in global climatological balance and natural diversity and the effects of human intervention in this environment