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Subject: Geography

Course Number: 173

GEOG 173 - Political Ecology

Human-environment interactions under globalization. The politics of using particular ideas of 'nature' for the benefit of some and to the detriment of others in spaces from local backyards to global contexts. Environmental movements and livelihoods. Prerequisite: GEOG 040; GEOG 050 or GEOG 070. Cross-listed with: ENVS 143.