SOC 379 A: Environmental Sociology

Autumn 2020
Meeting:
TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm / * *
SLN:
21308
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
ESRM 371 A , ENVIR 379 A
Instructors:
Stanley Tanyi Asah
Remy Mathonnet
OFFERED VIA REMOTE LEARNING
Catalog Description:
Social processes by which environmental conditions are transformed into environmental problems; scientific claims, popularization of science, issue-framing, problem-amplification, economic opportunism, and institutional sponsorship. Examination of social constructs such as ecosystem, community, and free-market economy. Use of human ecology to assess whether the current framing of environmental problems promotes ecological adaptability. Offered: jointly with ENVIR 379/ESRM 371; W.
GE Requirements Met:
Social Sciences (SSc)
Natural Sciences (NSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
June 13, 2024 - 8:15 pm