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Summer Sessions: ENVIRONMENTAL CLASSICS
July 2, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - August 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm PDT
This summer, the Energy and Resources Group will offer five of its most popular classes during Summer Sessions. All summer courses are open to UC Berkeley students and the general public. Courses may be taken individually or as part of the Summer Minor / Certificate in Sustainability. Registration is now open! COURSE: Energy and Resources Group 170 COURSE TITLE: Environmental Classics TIME: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 4-6pm CREDITS: 3 SESSION DATES: 07/02-08/10/18 “Environmental Classics” – What is the history and evolution of environmental thinking and writing? How have certain ‘environmental classics’ shaped the way in which we think about nature, society and progress? What is their relevance today? This course will use books and papers from the last 6 decades that have had a profound impact on academic and wider public thinking — primarily in the USA — about the environment and society in historical context.