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Cultural Representations of the Environment

This course illustrates that different cultures, their lifestyles and their perceptions of the environment impact the environment in various ways. Selected works of art, music, film and literature are surveyed to identify cultural-environmental perspectives to frame assessments of cultural impacts on the environment. Comparisons of perspectives of the environment are made using selected works from Indigenous, Western and Eastern cultures. (LEC. 3 ) cr 3 PREREQ: ENVI 1406 or 1507 or at least 30 LU cr.