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Global Issues

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$10

INSTRUCTOR: Hélène Ducros

COURSE #3436

This course provides an overview of key global issues today and examines the relationship between them. We will focus on a number of specific themes with particular attention to cultural, economic, political, and social patterns: global institutions and conceptions of “development”, environmental concerns, urbanization, migration, the debates over the globalization of culture, and the role of technology. Bring your opinions and join us for an interactive, issue-based discussion of contemporary issues.

Hélène Ducros holds a JD and PhD in geography from the University of North Carolina. Her research examines rural development and heritage preservation. She has taught international studies at North Carolina State University and Elon University

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Website:
http://fridaycenter.unc.edu/

Organizer

The Friday Center
Phone:
919-962-2643
Email:
conradj@email.unc.edu
Website:
http://fridaycenter.unc.edu/

Venue

The Friday Center
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Website:
http://fridaycenter.unc.edu/