Water, Waste and the Urban Environment
Investigates the final stage of the food system, water & waste disposal, as it is manifested in the urban metropolis. This course also draws upon the historical underpinnings of the systems used to manage water & waste, but also the underlying issues of purity & contamination that these systems are also designed to address. Issues include water & waste in relation to changing landscapes & demographics, enmeshment in urban policymaking, & competing notions of environmentalism.
- Old Course Number: E33.2036