Pablo Toral is associate professor of international relations at Beloit College. He teaches courses in international political economy, environmental politics, development, international governance, international relations of Latin America and Europe and peace studies. Pablo received his PhD in international relations from Florida International University in 2003. He also holds a BA in journalism and an MA in international studies. His main research interests include political economy of the environment, multinational enterprises, development, social theory, and pedagogy. His publications include Multinational Enterprises in Latin America (New York: Palgrave, 2010), Latin America's Quest for Globalization: The Role of Spanish Firms (edited with Felix E. Martin) (London: Ashgate, 2005) and The Reconquest of the New World. Multinational Enterprises and Spain's Direct Investment in Latin America (London: Ashgate, 2001).
Sustainability project part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Activities
The students work in groups to develop, implement and assess a project that will make our campus more sustainable.
Global Political Ecology part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Courses
Global Political Ecology is an interdisciplinary, lab-based course that requires the students to study how societies organize themselves to address environmental challenges. The students will learn and apply research methods and questions from the natural sciences, economics, political science and ethics to develop their own sustainability projects.
Integrating sustainability in its social context part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Essays
Pablo Toral, Political Science, Beloit College My course pushes students to integrate the knowledge, methods and skills that they develop in the natural sciences in a broader social context, by considering the ...