ENVR 319

People and the American Landscape

Prerequisite: ENVR 101 or ENVR 143. As lifestyles, technologies, and values have changed over time, the relationship between humans and the American landscape has also evolved. Through examination of the issues of food and agriculture, urbanization, and wilderness protection, this course analyzes how and why people’s connection with the land has changed through time. The emergence of the American environmental movement is also explored. Offered alternate years. V.1

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