RMP 511 (01) - Issues of Wilderness and Nature in American Society

Iss Wilderness Nature Amer Soc

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2024 - Summer Session I (05/20/2024 - 06/21/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 70032
Provides students with an overview of the evolving relationship between wilderness/nature and American society. Examines the philosophy, ethics, and societal values in American society and its relationship to our natural wilderness. Recent issues are used as case studies in order for students to articulate, defend, and critique the ethical issues presented. Students are responsible for understanding and applying philosophical approaches developed by philosophers, writers, and activists associated with the wilderness, sustainability, biodiversity, hunting, suburban sprawl, environmental activism, endangered species, organic foods, and genetic engineering.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Campuses not allowed in section: CPS Online
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Humanities(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Sean McLaughlin

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/20/2024 6/21/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE
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Booklist

Book Details
WILDERNESS+AMERICAN MIND (5TH 14)
by NASH
Required
ISBN
978030019038 0
PUBLISHER
TRILITERAL

Roderick Nash "Wilderness and the American Mind" (5th edition)

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