ANTH 370 Environment, Population, and Culture


This course focuses on contemporary world problems from interdisciplinary and anthropological perspectives.  Employing the cross-cultural, evolutionary, and multi-disciplinary methods of anthropology and cultural ecology, the course examines the environmental crisis, rain forest destruction, resource management, consumption culture, world hunger, food systems, population pressure, poverty, energy distribution, the future of the global free market, and the role of ideology in environmental adaptation with the objective to foster crisis awareness and informed response.

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