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PS377 – Global Politics of Energy and Climate Change
Explores the effects of fossil fuels, nuclear and various renewable energy technologies on carbon emissions. Investigates the political and technological challenges to climate mitigation and adaptation, examines the projected perils that climate change poses to international security, and analyzes shortcomings in global governance that obstruct coherent solutions to climate change.
(Not offered 2020-21).
Prerequisite: Political Science 209 or Political Science 225.