Regional Concepts


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Regional Concepts

Code: 213341
ECTS: 6.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Borna Fürst Bjeliš
Lecturers: Srećko Kajić - Seminar
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
1. Introduction. The concept of region as a central concept in geography.
2. Roots and development of the idea of regionalization.
3. Regional approach.
4. Definitions and types of regions; Homogeneous and nodal regions.
5. Physiognomic regions and cultural landscapes
6. Regionalization - basic concepts
7. Concepts of geographic regionalization in Croatia.
8. Procedure and methods (selection, examples).
9. Regional science
10. The region as an experience and a personalized space
11. Vernacular (perceptual), historical, traditional regions.
12. Regional consciousness and identity in the context of different territorial identities
13. Regional identity and the identity of the region
14. Commodification and branding of the region
15. Regionalism. Current examples of incidence in Europe.
5. semester
Mandatory course - Regular study - Geography
Consultations schedule:
  • prof. dr. sc. Borna Fürst Bjeliš:


    LECTURES IN SS 2023-24

    MEDITERRANEAN- lectures Tuesday, from 15:30

    OFFICE HOURS : after every lecture /  via ZOOM appointments or e-mail



    Scientific work: Friday 15:00-20:00 following the previous announcement at Doctoral study programme web page.  OFFICE HOURS : via e-mail or ZOOM appointments.

    Location: 228