Course Description

MIT 3937G-001 (Winter 2022)   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, eco-socialism, and armed struggle.

Antirequisites: MIT 3952G if taken in 2020-2021.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.