University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES
 

Subject: HIST

Course Number : 0215

Course Title:  Environmental History of the United States

Course Description:

The course will examine environmentalism in a broad historical sense, from colonial notions about the environment to the present. Topics will include American conceptions of nature, changes in the use of land and other resources, urban and rural environments, and the conservation movements designed to preserve parts of the American landscape and resources therein.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: History       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level