SOCI 419

Globalization and Sustainability

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: Also ANTH 419

An in-depth study of the various aspects and ramifications of globalization of capital and labour, focusing on how globalization has created the critical issue of environmental sustainability. Topics may include: modernization and industrialization; stateand government; environmental degradation; nongovernmental organizations; labour migration; free trade agreements and zones; populationdisplacement; developmental packages and aid; and the movements of women, indigenous, youth, workers, and immigrants against exclusion.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCI 419, ANTH 419.

Prerequisites:

  • 1.5 units of 300- or 400-level SOCI course; or
  • permission of the department.

Recommendation(s):

Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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