American Environmentalism and the Frontier West

ENVIRON 410

The exploration and development of the frontier West has shaped American history and with it both our national identity and relationship to the natural world around us. This course considers first-hand accounts and historical narratives to analyze how the settlement of the American West has influenced our environmental values and ethics.

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Program in the Environment
Literature, Science, & Arts
Semesters: 
Fall 2009
Winter 2010
Winter 2011
Winter 2015