ENVS 317. US Environmental History. 3 Hours.
An overview of environmental history, focusing on the United State analyzing how Americans have shaped nature and been shaped by nature and how has this relationship changed over time. Students will engage with key historical themes and perspectives, their roles in various eras of American history, and how they have shaped the world in which we now live. Required readings will support the understanding of different interpretations of historic events and environmental problems.
Prerequisite: ENVS 201 with a minimum grade of D.