SOC 379 AA: Environmental Sociology

Winter 2024
Meeting:
W 2:30pm - 3:50pm / MLR 316
SLN:
20193
Section Type:
Quiz
Joint Sections:
ENVIR 379 AA , ESRM 371 AA
Instructor:
FRANCISCA N SANTANA
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.
Credits:
Status:
Active
Last updated:
February 28, 2024 - 3:52 am