ATH 409 Sustainability: European challenges and strategies (3)

Examines social and environmental dimensions of sustainability challenges, and explore strategies for sustainability in European lifestyles, infrastructure, transport, business and policy, with a comparative look at the U.S. Anthropological and geographic method and theory ground a holistic perspective on human-environment relations, which students apply in their exploration of relevant issues in architecture and planning, business, engineering, social work, and natural and social sciences. Special attention is given to competing visions and priorities about what should be sustained, and for whom, and to resulting tensions and conflicts.

Cross-listed with ENV/GEO.

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