21A.410 Environmental Struggles
Offers an international perspective on the environment. Using environmental conflict to consider the stakes that groups in various parts of the world have in nature, while also exploring how ecological and social dynamics interact and change over time, subject considers such controversial environmental issues as: nuclear contamination in Eastern Europe; genetic bioprospecting in Mexico; toxic run-off in the rural US; the Bhopal accident in India; and the impact of population growth in the Third World.
This class has no prerequisites.
21A.410 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by C. Walley.
Lecture occurs 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Mondays in E53-354.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.
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