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Office phone: 478-445-3518

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Chuck Fahrer

Associate Professor of Geography

326 Terrell Hall


Political Geography
Military Geography
Geography of Health
Geography of Europe
Geography of the Middle East


 Fahrer, Chuck. “Geography of the Middle East.” In The Middle East: Its History and Culture, ed. Jason Tatlock. Bethesda, MD: University of Maryland Press, 2012: 7-19.

 Fahrer, Chuck. “The World’s Human Population.” The Geography Teacher Vol. 4, No. 2 (October 2007): 32-35.

 Fahrer, Chuck. “Globalization of the Insurgent State.” The Arab World Geographer Vol. 9, No. 4 (Winter 2006): 215-231.

 Fahrer, Chuck. “Jihadists from Iraq: Future Threats.” FAO Journal, Vol. IX, No. 2 (June 2005): 17-21.

 Fahrer, Chuck, and Dan Harris. “LAMPPOST: A Mnemonic Device for Teaching Climate Variables.” Journal of Geography, Vol. 103, No. 2 (March/April 2004): 86–91.

 Glassner, Martin, and Chuck Fahrer. Political Geography, 3rd ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2004.

 Fahrer, Chuck. “The Geography of Egypt’s Islamist Insurgency.” The Arab World Geographer, Vol. 4, No. 3 (Autumn 2001): 160-184.

 Classes Taught:

GC1Y 1000: Seven Revolutions
GEOG 1101: Introduction to Human Geography
GEOG 1102: World Regional Geography
GEOG 2990: Geographic Research Seminar
GEOG 3520: Geography of Europe
GEOG 3525: Geography of the Middle East
GEOG 3540: Geography of Asia
GEOG 4205: Political Geography
GEOG 4210: Military Geography
GEOG 4215: Insurgency and Terrorism
GEOG 4250: Geography of Health
GEOG 4500: Comparative Regional Geography


Current Projects:

Revolution vs. Devolution: Political and Territorial Objectives of Insurgencies
The Political Geography of Gwadar



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