Development Theories, Strategies and Issues
This course provides an interdisciplinary introduction to the field of
development studies. It focuses on theories and substantive issues of
development, including the idea of development as a human right.
Historical processes of development and underdevelopment, including
internal and external factors, will be assessed. Theoretical approaches
to the analysis of developing countries will be surveyed and their
policy implications examined. (Cross-listed as OL301.)
Senate Revision February 4, 2015: HR301/OL301 Prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2015.