ENVI 328
Global Environmental Politics Fall 2017
Division II Writing Skills
Cross-listed PSCI 328 / ENVI 328
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This seminar draws on the last five decades of international efforts to regulate the environmental commons. The process of negotiating and implementing international environmental treaties will be a core focus of the course, yet emphasis will also be placed on emerging non-state means of addressing global environmental challenges. A variety of challenges faced in global environmental policymaking (compliance, participation by civil society and industry, incorporation of science, efficiency.) will be examined through the study of several international regimes, including on climate change, endangered species, biodiversity, biosafety and mercury pollution.
The Class: Format: seminar
Limit: 19
Expected: 15
Class#: 1585
Grading: no pass/fail option, yes fifth course option
Requirements/Evaluation: participation; several shorter writing assignments; and a research paper to be completed in stages over the course of the semester
Extra Info: may not be taken on a pass/fail basis
Prerequisites: ENVI 101 or permission of instructor
Enrollment Preferences: Environmental Studies majors, Environmental Studies concentrators, and Political Science majors
Unit Notes: satisfies the "Environmental Policy" requirement for the Environmental Studies concentration
Distributions: Division II Writing Skills
Notes: This course is cross-listed and the prefixes carry the following divisional credit:
PSCI 328 Division II ENVI 328 Division II
Attributes: JLST Interdepartmental Electives
POEC International Political Economy Courses
PSCI Research Courses

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