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Globalization, Development and Environment
Description: This course examines the processes at play in globalization and development and the impacts of these processes on the environment. Relevant histories, policies, and institutions are examined, with a focus on such issues as poverty, trade, migration, and inequality, among others. Emphasis of the course will be on understanding the social, political and economic factors that have contributed to globalization and development, and the environmental impacts of these trends, and the degree to which communities, nations and global institutions have the ability to manage these problems, and with what solutions.
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