2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

PLAN 458 Introduction to Multiculturalism as a Planning Context

An analysis of planning issues in diverse societies with a focus on the USA. The class explores meanings of cultural diversity, social segregation, subordination, exclusion, and marginalization, and how these variables affect the urban society and fabric. Approaches to urban planning are explored that deal with the various interpretations of a diverse and uneven social context.