GEOGRAPHY OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND TERRITORY
The course aims to introduce the study of geography focusing on the analysis of the close relationship between the environment and territory. The first part of the course will be devoted to deepen the main phenomena related to environmental degradation; the second part will detail the relationship between the environment and sustainable development, with particular attention to the instruments of environmental policies.
The environmental issue. The phenomena of degradation of the environment. Sustainable development between global and local. Environmental policies and the related tools. The socio-economic conflicts.
M. Bagliani, E. Dansero, “Politiche per l’ambiente. Dalla natura al territorio”, seconda edizione, UTET.The program provides for the comprehensive study of the text except the cap. 4 (Representing the environment) and the cap. 10 (Environment and participation).