INTLSTD 401 - International Studies Advanced Seminar
Fall 2022, Section 018 - Addressing The Global Climate Crisis
Instruction Mode: Section 018 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: International Studies (INTLSTD)
Department: LSA II: International and Comparative Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Enforced Prerequisites:
Junior standing or above.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
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Description

This course starts from the baseline assumption that climate change is a crisis of the present that requires immediate solutions. This course studies theoretical and practical attempts to both mitigate and adapt to the climate crisis vis social movements and public policy proposals. Among the questions we will consider is what kinds of policies and at what scale are needed to address the climate crisis? Why has humanity failed to respond adequately to the crisis? What political forces are obstructing effective climate action and what political possibilities are available for activism and organizing? This course will cover the following topics such as the limits and possibilities of the Green New Deal, Pipeline Activism, Climate Leviathan and the Global State, the Degrowth Debate, the rise and fall of the Sunrise Movement, and strategies for fighting the rise of Fossil Fascism.

Schedule

INTLSTD 401 - International Studies Advanced Seminar
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
23373
Open
2
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
002 (SEM)
 In Person
23627
Open
2
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
003 (SEM)
 In Person
20023
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
005 (SEM)
 In Person
37295
Open
6
3LSA INT'L STUDIES MAJ & MIN
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
006 (SEM)
 In Person
34470
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
008 (SEM)
 In Person
34538
Closed
0
 
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W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
009 (SEM)
 In Person
33727
Closed
0
 
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
011 (SEM)
 In Person
34539
Closed
0
 
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Tu 12:00PM - 3:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
013 (SEM)
 In Person
34638
Closed
0
 
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
015 (SEM)
 In Person
36920
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
016 (SEM)
 In Person
36921
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
017 (SEM)
 In Person
39363
Open
6
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
018 (SEM)
 In Person
39364
Open
11
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22

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