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AUSOC458 - Environmental Sociology

Theoretical and empirical examination of the connection between the natural environment and the social world. This involves inquiry into the sociological dimensions of some major contemporary environmental problems including air, water and soil pollution, decreased biodiversity, deforestation, climate change, and ozone depletion. Particular attention is paid to the social and political connections among issues of industrialization, development, globalization, inequality, gender, social change and environmental destruction. Prerequisites: Fourth- year standing and one of the following: any Environmental Studies course or its cross-listed equivalent, participation in either the Community Service Exchange Program or the Augustana-in-Cuba Program, AUSOC 218, AUSOC 391. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUSOC 358, 458 and AUENV 358, 458.

Winter Term 2011

Lecture Sections

Winter Term 2011 - LEC X5 (67235)

W 18:30:00 - 21:30:00 (AU G 2 260)
Instructor: khatt@ualberta.ca
Winter Term 2009

Lecture Sections

Winter Term 2009 - LEC X5 (78678)

W 18:30:00 - 21:30:00 (AU H 090)
Instructor: khatt@ualberta.ca