Fall 2012 – Summer 2013
Offered by: McGill School of Environment (School of Environment)
Administered by: Faculty of Science
Environment : This course deals with how scientific-technological, socio-economic, political-institutional and behavioural factors mediate society-environment interactions. Issues discussed include population and resources; consumption, impacts and institutions; integrating environmental values in societal decision-making; and the challenges associated with, and strategies for, promoting sustainability. Case studies in various sectors and contexts are used.
Terms: Fall 2012
Instructors: Elena Bennett, Nicolas Kosoy, Madhav Govind Badami (Fall)