17.442 International Politics and Climate Change
Focuses on critical interconnections of international politics and climate change. Beginning with the 20th-century environmental and strategic legacies, examines politicization of the natural environment and the role of science in this process; types of conflicts and threats to security traced to climate change; and emergent global accords in response to mounting evidence of climate change. Concludes by addressing the question of what is next for theory and policy. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.
This class has no prerequisites.
17.442 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by N. Choucri.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.
You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the International Politics and Climate Change site.
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