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History for Fall 2017

Environmental History

CRN: 66189
Instructor(s): Sandlos, John

examines human relationships to the natural environment. The focus of the course is the global history of environmental changes caused by humans, and the influence of the natural environment on human cultures and societies. Case studies will focus on issues with broad relevance to contemporary environmental issues such as energy use, the environmental impact of military conflict, species introductions, natural disasters, urban sustainability, ecological restoration, and the origins of environmentalism. All sections of this course follow International Studies guidelines available at

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.

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