|Title||DEVELOPMENT AND THE LOCAL COMMUNITY (GIGA/GG) [ Syllabus ]
( SFC-SFS )
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|#01||2019/04/11 Explanation of the Course and Assignments. First-day Essay (Required).|
Reference Material(PDF) [Enrolled Students Only]
First Day Assignment [Enrolled Students Only]
Reading material by Vandana Shiva, “Miracle Seeds”, and
In-class essay on the article.
|#02||2019/04/18 Main Issues in Development|
Esteva, Gustavo. "Development."
|#03||2019/04/25 History and Theory of Development: Definitions of Poverty|
Ranema, Majid. “Poverty.” From The Development Dictionary.
|#04||2019/05/09 Economic Development and “Social” Development |
McMichael, Philip. Development and Social Change.
|#05||2019/05/23 Development Planning and Problematic Results: Water Resources |
Class Schedule [Enrolled Students Only]
McCully, Patrick. Silenced Rivers.
|#06||2019/05/30 Measurements and Definitions of Poverty, part I |
Sen, Amartya. 1 and 2, "Interest, Well-being, and Advantage"
and "Commodities and their Use"
|#07||2019/06/06 Measurements and Definitions of Poverty, part II |
Sen, Amartya. Commodities and Capabilities, chapter 3: "Utility,
|#08||2019/06/08 Sat. 土 補講 Food Insecurity in Economic Growth, part I |
1) Sen, Amartya, Poverty and Famines.
2) Practice and Review for Mid-term.
|#09||2019/06/13 Food Insecurity in Economic Growth part 2 |
1) DISTRIBUTION OF TAKE-HOME MIDTERM ASSIGMENT IN CLASS. (Due the following week.
2) Rattan Lal et al., Climate Change and Global Food Security.
(Revised on May 28)
|#10||2019/06/20 Gender, Globalization and the Workforce, part I |
1) SUBMISSION of MIDTERM Take-home Assignment, in class.
2)Mies, Maria. Patriarchy and Accumulation on a World Scale.
|#11||2019/06/27 Globalization and the Workforce, part II |
Balakrishnan, Radhika. "The Hidden Assembly Line."
|#12||2019/07/04 The Commons: Traditional Land and Resource Access vs. Privatization |
Mitsumata, Gaku. "A Study on Japanese 'Iriai."
|#13||2019/07/11 Development and Public Health Policy. |
1) World Bank, Confronting AIDS: Public Priorities in a Global
Epidemic. 2) As a substitute "Week 15", an assignment will be distributed as a practice for the Final Test.
|#14||2019/07/18 Final In-class Essay. |
Final Essay Test, In-class. The regular, distributed class materials may be brought in and used during the test.
|#15||2019/07/11 The assigment distributed on 7/11 serves as a subsitute for Week 15. |
Take-home Essay distributed on 7.11, as preparation for Final Test on
7.18 (14th Week)