Course Catalog


Environmental Justice & Human Disasters

This course will examine and define environmental justice with special emphasis on human or man-made disasters. Sociological concepts such as race, class and gender, social capital, social stratification, collective efficacy, and community will be defined and used to frame issues and topics. Social science methods will be employed to examine the unequal distribution of environmental risks and benefits across various socially structured hierarchies and contexts.

Offered in:

2016 Summer

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01A 2273 MW 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Hartwell,Stephanie W S02-0062 More Info