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Environmental Anthropology

Description:
This course focuses on people's complex relationships to their environment. It examines different anthropological approaches to analyze human adaptive strategies to diverse ecosystems around the world from a historical and cross-cultural perspective. It will also examine the different strategies and knowledge systems that humans develop for managing their resources. Finally, the course looks at the rise of political ecology as a perspective to analyze the role of power relations, institutions and ideas of nature in environmental change and conservation.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5653 MWF
2:00 - 2:50 pm
Martinez Reyes,Jose Eduardo Y04-4170
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017 - 12/13/2017
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 35
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: International, Distribution Area II: World Cultures

2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 9472 M
4:00 - 6:45 pm
Martinez Reyes,Jose Eduardo W01-0045
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018 - 05/09/2018
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: International, Distribution Area II: World Cultures