2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
GPY 362 - Farmers, Crops and Our Challenging Agricultural World
A geography of the world's agricultural practices and development at different scales, from traditional methods to industrial agriculture with an emphasis on farming societies. Topics include indigenous agriculture and crop domestication, agroforestry and plantation systems, land use and rural societies, export crops, aquaculture and livestock, and drug cultivation. Fulfills Cultures - World Perspectives. Part of Globalization Issue. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: Junior standing.