HS 200 : Environmental Studies
Course Code HS 200
Course Name Environmental Studies
Offered to UG
Pre-requisites NIL
Lecture 3
Tutorial 0
Practical 0
Credit 3*
Reference Texts / References: Smith, Stephen. Environmental economics: a very short introduction. Oxford University Press, 2011.
Gadgil, Madhav, and Ramachandra Guha. This fissured land: an ecological history of India. Univ of California Press, 1993.
Robbins, Paul. Political ecology: A critical introduction. Vol. 16. John Wiley & Sons, 2011.
Description Sociology/Environmentalism: Environmentalism in sociological tradition, Sustainability, North-South divide, Political economy approaches in environmental studies, Debates over environmental issues Economics: Energy economics and financial markets, Market dynamics, Energy derivatives, Energy efficiency, Cluster Lending, Sustainable Development: Concept, Measurement & Strategies, Interaction between Economic Development and the Environment Philosophy: Environmental ethics, Deep ecology, Practical ecology, Religion and attitude towards environmental ethics, Ecofeminism and its evolution