ENVR 201 Society, Environment and Sustainability (3 credits)

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Offered by: McGill School of Environment (School of Environment)

Administered by: Faculty of Science

Overview

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)

  • Fall

  • Section 001: Downtown Campus

  • Section 051: Macdonald Campus