GLOBAL APPLE

CULANTH 360S

Examination of the Apple Corporation s development from a Silicon Valley garage operation to a company with unprecedented global reach; the Cult of Steve Jobs, the Apple Launch and use the design and development of the Apple Store; labor and environmental struggles over Apple supply chain and production processes, from cobalt mining in Africa to Foxconn factories in China; migrant worker suicide and poetry as forms of protest in China; e-waste villages and digital rubbish; everyday uses of Apple technology and the ethics of consuming Apple products. Instructor: Litzinger

Day / Time: 

M 06:15 PM-08:45 PM

Location: 

Friedl Bdg 204

Instructor: 

Litzinger, Ralph

Section: 

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