21A.342 | Fall 2004 | Undergraduate
Environmental Struggles

Calendar

LEC # TOPICS KEY DATES
1 Introduction  
Part 1 - Ideas of “Nature”
2 The Power of “Nature”  
3 Various Ideas of Nature in European Thought  
4 Tensions and Affinities Between European and Non-European Ideas of Nature  
5 Tensions and Affinities Between European and Non-European Ideas of Nature (cont.) Paper due one day after Lec #5
Part 2 - Environments
6 Doing Fieldwork on Environmental Issues  
7 The Sea  
8 The Land  
9 The Forests Paper due one day after Lec #9
Part 3 - Debates over Science and Technology
10 Nuclear Technologies  
11 Toxic Pollutants  
12 Conclusion Final papers due one day after Lec #12