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Center on Aging
Kansas State University
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1324 Lovers Lane
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-5945
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Jeffrey Smith

Geography
Associate Professor

Contact Information

Seaton 1074
785-532-3412
jssmith7@k-state.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Arizona State University, 1997

Research Interests

  • Sense of Community / Attachment to place
  • Settlement typology and changing morphology
  • Cultural and ethnic landscape change
  • Symbolism of the cultural landscape
  • Changes in rural-urban land use patterns
  • Diagnostic features of cultural and ethnic groups

Courses Taught

  • GEOG 100 World Regional Geography
  • GEOG 200 Human Geography
  • GEOG 310 Geography of Kansas
  • GEOG 620 Geography of Latin America
  • GEOG 709 Geographic Field Research Techniques
  • GEOG 720 Geography of Land Use
  • GEOG 790 Seminar in Cultural Geography
  • GEOG 870 Seminar:  The Master Weavers of Cultural Geography