Sustainability

HIST 109: Introduction to U.S. Environmental History

HIST 109: Introduction to U.S. Environmental History

Instructor:

Timothy Smith; Stephen Nepa

Days Taught:

MoWe (2:30pm-3:45pm); One section TBA

Time Offered:

Semester Offered:

Spring 2024

This course explores the major themes of U.S. Environmental History, examining changes in the American landscape, the development of ideas about nature in the United States, and the history of U.S. environmental activism. Throughout the course, we will be exploring definitions of nature, environment, and environmental history as we investigate the interactions between Americans and their physical worlds.

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Arts and Humanities
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