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PPOL 150
Environmental Policy Analysis
Spring

This course is a reading seminar exploring policy responses to environmental problems. We will examine the social and cultural origins of attitudes toward the exploitation and conservation of natural resources, and the institutional structures that shape public policy in this field. American and international case studies will be considered in comparing the effects of ecological crises and policies on different populations and in applying alternative analytical approaches such as political ecology and environmental impact assessment.
Offered every other year beginning 2020-21.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Mark Henderson

Note(s):
Graduate students should register for PPOL 235.
Open to undergraduates only.

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Last Updated: 6/23/17