Catalog Description: How do human populations organize and alter natural resources and ecosystems to produce food? The role of agriculture in the world economy, national development, and environmental degradation in the Global North and the Global South. The origins of scarcity and abundance, population growth, hunger and obesity, and poverty.
Summer: 6 weeks - 7.5 hours of lecture per week
Summer: 8 weeks - 5.5 hours of lecture per week
Grading Basis: Letter
Final Exam Status: Final exam required