Stanley Tanyi Asah
Graduate seminar to evaluate and discuss current research topics. Topics and requirements vary. Offered: AWSp.
This graduate section of the Environmental Sociology course will focus on the social construction of environmental problems and management approaches. We will explore in depth, the political, economic and cultural factors that help explain why some environmental problems receive more attention than others.
Student learning goals
Acquire a holistic and critical perspective toward social environmental phenomena.
General method of instruction
Readings and peer-led group discussions
Class assignments and grading
Readings, led discussions and a term paper