ENV 836a/ANTH 541a/HIST 965a/PLSC 779a (Tentative) () (Tentative) / 2020-2021

Agrarian Societies: Culture, Society, History, and Development

Credits: 3
Fall 2020: Time and location TBA
 

 

An interdisciplinary examination of agrarian societies, contemporary and historical, Western and non-Western. Major analytical perspectives from anthropology, economics, history, political science, and environmental studies are used to develop a meaning-centered and historically grounded account of the transformation of rural society. Four hours lecture plus discussion sections.