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PS272 – Cities, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice
Examines the relationship between cities, nature, and inequality with a particular emphasis on the political and political-economic contexts in which U.S. cities are striving to become more socially just and environmentally sustainable. Examines issues including environmental racism, food justice, transportation equity, green space, and climate justice in order to analyze the limitations and possibilities of cities as sites of creating sustainability with justice.