ESD.137 Technology, Globalization, and Sustainable Development


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Investigates sustainable development, taking a broad view to include not only a healthy economic base, but also a sound environment, stable employment, adequate purchasing power, distributional equity, national self-reliance, and maintenance of cultural integrity. Explores national, multinational, and international political and legal mechanisms to further sustainable development through transformation of the industrial state. Addresses the importance of technological innovation and the financial crisis of 2008.

This class has no prerequisites.

ESD.137 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by N. Ashford.

Lecture occurs 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM on Wednesdays in E51-376.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, ESD.137 was rated 5.9 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Sustainability, Trade & the Environment site.

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