5 lectures on consecutive Mondays from 8 January to 5 February
This course will discuss the relationship between different environmentalist perspectives, green politics and society. It will theorize the relationship between the social and the natural from social constructivist and critical realist perspectives and will look into applied theories of the environment such as risk society and postmodernism-poststructuralism.
The course will then discuss different environmentalist / green ideologies such as ecological modernization, sustainable development, political ecology, eco-socialism, eco-feminism, deep ecology, gaia.
Finally, the course will discuss the relationship between the environment, self and society.
Lectures take place at the Volunteer Centre, 181, Melita Street, Valletta from 18:30 - 20:00.