Class Schedule

LALS 194X - 01 Extractivism and Socio-Environmental Conflicts in the Americas

2018 Winter Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
43369
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
Available Seats
2
Enrollment Capacity
25
Enrolled
23

Description
Explores, in-depth, how local communities, transnational capital, and state participate in conflicts anchored in extractive sectors, for example, mining, agro-exports, and so on. Through digital-based, case-study research, students identify and explore the logics of action, strategic interests, and the rhetoric of the principal protagonists in socio-ecological conflicts.

Enrollment Requirements
Enrollment is restricted to juniors and seniors.

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
TuTh 11:40AM - 01:15PM
Soc Sci 2 159
01/08/2018 - 03/16/2018