Course Detail

Sustainable Development in India (= POL 352)


This course explores India's quest for development, with special focus country's rapid economic growth since 1990, and the tension between growth and environmental protection. The course is designed exclusively for the Semester in India program, and includes extensive fieldwork in India on both development and the environment. Cross-listed with Environmental Studies.

Students entering 2012: satisfies Social Science distribution requirement.
Satisfies cultural diversity requirement.
Satisfies depth or breadth course requirement in Social Sciences Track of the Environmental Studies major or interdisciplinary minor.
Satisfies a major requirement in Comparative Politics.
Satisfies Asian Studies and International Studies interdisciplinary minor requirement.