Course Description

MIT 3952G-001 (Winter 2021)   Special Topics in MIT: The Rift: Settler-Colonialism and Social Ecology

Instructor: W. Steele

Course Description
This course is about social ecology and settler-colonialism from the early-modern period to the present, and will unpack the history of imperialism in the Americas and the stories used to legitimate it. Topics include primitive accumulation, neo-colonialism, eco-socialism, and armed struggle.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.