Politics of Food: Land, Labor, Health, and Economics

DOCST 341S

Explores the food system through fieldwork, study, and guest lectures that include farmers, nutritionists, sustainable agriculture advocates, rural organizers, and farmworker activists. Examines how food is produced, seeks to identify and understand its workers and working conditions in fields and factories, and, using documentary research conducted in the field and other means, unpacks the major current issues in the food justice arena globally and locally.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

CULANTH 238S
PUBPOL 380S
ICS 342S

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI, EI, R