Dr. Judith Shapiro is on the faculty of the Global Environmental Politics program and directs the Dual Degree in Natural Resources and Sustainable Development (NRSD) with University for Peace in Costa Rica. She is the author of China's Environmental Challenges (Polity 2012, Second Edition 2016), Mao's War against Nature (Cambridge 2001) and the co-author of Son of the Revolution (Knopf 1983) and other books on China. Her courses include SIS 660 Environment and SIS 352 Politics and Environmental Politics of Asia. Her website is www.judithshapiro.com.
PhD, International Relations, American University; MA, Asian Studies, University of California at Berkeley; MA, Comparative Literature, University of Illinois at Urbana; BA, Anthropology and East Asian studies, Princeton University.
- Favorite Spot on Campus
- SIS 308
- Languages Spoken
- Mandarin Chinese, French, some German and Spanish
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- Fall 2015: Mondays 11:30 - 2:00, Tuesdays 11-2:00, also by appointment and drop by. Please email in advance to confirm. Telephone conversation also available!
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- See Also
Professor Shapiro's webpage