POL205H1: International Relations in the Anthropocene

Hours: 
24L/12T

Humans have altered the planet so dramatically that some geologists have coined a new epoch: the Anthropocene. Is our study of global politics up to the challenge of human-driven environmental change? In this course, we consider multiple perspectives on IR to make sense of geopolitics on a changing planet.

Prerequisite: 

4.0 credits including 1.0 POL credit

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)