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College Catalog 2012-2013 
College Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENVI 238 - Globalization and Environment

Cross-Listed as INTL 238 
This introductory course investigates the rapidly evolving global economic and political systems from a framework of environmental sustainability. Multiple economic, political, scientific, and philosophical perspectives are considered, as are proposals for system changes. Particular attention is paid to the role of multi-national corporations, international trade and finance patterns and agreements, and global climate change. Questions related to consumption, population, and food production are also considered. Every other fall. Prerequisite(s): The main prerequisite is strong interest in the subject. (4 Credits)

Curricular Change: Course approved for deletion effective spring 2013 (10/1/12)