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Master Course Outline
American Environmental History

Course Number: HIST 205
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Explores the natural environment and its role throughout American history with special emphasis upon the ways in which different cultural groups have perceived, used, and managed America's natural environment from pre-colonial America to the present. Examines changing attitudes and behaviors toward nature with specific attention to conservation and preservation and the consciousness that has contributed to the American environmental movement. Recommended: READ 088 or higher.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
HIST 205
Spring 2014
1519
John Van Slyke
HIST 205
Spring 2013
1519
John Van Slyke
HIST 205
Spring 2011
1262
John Van Slyke


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
 
X
X
 
 
 
X
X
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)