IDS.437 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.

IDS.437 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and 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.

You can find more information at the Data, Systems, and Society (IDS) < MIT site or on the IDS.437 Stellar site.

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