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Environmental History


Environmental History

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This course will focus on the history of mankind's relationship with the natural world. The student will examine how environmental factors have shaped the development and growth of civilizations around the world and analyze how these civilizations have altered their environments in positive and negative ways. By the end of the course, the student will better understand the reciprocal relationship between human beings and the natural environment and how this relationship has evolved throughout... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 08, 2014
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Environment, Environmentalism, Industrialization, Columbian Exchange, Middle Ages, History, Environmental Law, Civilization, Science, Technology, Endangered Species


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States


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