May 24, 2022  
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SOCI 266 - Racism, Waste and Resistance

1 unit(s)
(Same as ENST 266 ) The 21st century will be defined in the dramatic consequences of the current events and movements regarding our waste: global climate change, pollution, resource depletion, contamination and extinction. One of the most striking and consistent observations is that racism plays a major role in placing waste in close proximity to those racially distinct, economically exploited and politically oppressed. This class examines the destructive global dynamics of environmental racism and resistance, as struggles against it. Pinar Batur.

Two 75-minute periods.

Not offered 2021/22.

Course Format: CLS

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