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Mutuazione: 20702506 POLITICA DELL'AMBIENTE in Storia e società LM-84 DUMONT ISABELLE


Environmental policy and sustainability. The course presents a brief overview of the main schools of thought in environmental matters, following their development especially in recent decades. The course discusses then about methods and tools of environmental policy, illustrates the geography of environmental resources and examines the role of the actors in environmental policy at different geographical scales, from global to local. The problems are also analyzed through some case studies related to different parts of the world. There will be lectures, an excursion and eventual workshops.

Core Documentation

MADAU Caterina, 2014,
«Entro i limiti del nostro pianeta Teorie e politiche della questione ambientale»
Bologna, PÀTRON

Documentary by Yann Arthus-Bertrand, produced by Luc Besson, 2009, «Home» (in english: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqxENMKaeCU)

Type of delivery of the course

The lessons are frontal.


Attendance is not required.

Type of evaluation

It's a written test.