ENVIRON 270 - Our Common Future: Ecology, Economics and Ethics of Sustainable Development
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Program in the Environment (ENVIRON)
Department: LSA Environment
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
ID
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

An interdisciplinary foundation of the concepts and strategies of sustainability from an ecological, economic, and socio-political perspective. The quest for sustainable development is the most critical, yet challenging, issue of our times. Defining what sustainable development is and how it ought to be accomplished is profoundly influencing government, academics, business, science, and people's culture and livelihoods at the local, national, and global levels.

ENVIRON 270 - Our Common Future: Ecology, Economics and Ethics of Sustainable Development
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
45203
Open
1
 
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MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
45205
Closed
0
 
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W 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
45204
Closed
0
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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ISBN: 1565843592
"Exterminate all the brutes" : one man's odyssey into the heart of darkness and the origins of European genocide, Author: Lindqvist, Sven, 1932-, Publisher: New Press 2007
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 9780713996647
Globalization and its discontents, Author: Stiglitz, Joseph E., Publisher: Allen Lane 2002
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0802135919
World hunger : 12 myths, Author: Frances Moore Lappe ; Joseph Collins ; Peter Rosset. With Luis Esparza., Publisher: Grove Press 2. ed. ful 1998
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 9781554680115
Stuffed and starved : the hidden battle for the world's food system, Author: Patel, Raj., Publisher: Harper Perennial 2009
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 9780935028966
Breakfast of biodiversity : the political ecology of rain forest destruction, Author: Vandermeer, John H., Publisher: Food First Books 2005
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
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