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REECIA ORZECK

Assistant Professor
Geography
Phone:(802)656-8272
Email Address:Reecia.Orzeck@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802) 656-1107; leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:History of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict; international law
Biography:A social geographer, Orzeck is interested in the relationship between power and space. Her dissertation research examined the Israeli state's relationship to international law during the period immediately before and after the 1948 war. She teaches classes on economic geography and geography of the Middle East, as well as an introductory human geography class. Orzeck is working on a book about the relationship between imperialism and international law.