The Theories of Development
This course introduces students to the themes and issues that comprise development studies. Various perspectives and approaches will be considered, and their respective strengths and shortcomings identified. Students will gain a critical understanding of development, including economic and social development, and how these contribute to, or impede social justice at the national and international levels.
Editorial Revision September 21, 2009: GS211 Prerequisite revision due to GS102 deletion; effective September 1, 2009.