Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

ASIA 318 - ASIA: NATURE, CULTURE, & POWER

Long Title: ASIA-PACIFIC: NATURE, CULTURE AND POWER FROM COLONIALISM TO 21ST CENTURY CAPITALISM
Department: Asian Studies
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: In the Asia-Pacific, colonialism decimated the environment, yet under national independence many countries now experience even worse environmental degradation. What then does the future hold? This seminar seeks to answer this question by providing a critical examination of environment and capitalism in the Asia-Pacific region.